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Pre-Trial Procedures

City of Beaver Dam Citations
After your plea of not guilty is entered a Pre-Trial Conference will be scheduled with the City Attorney. These appointments will be on a Thursday afternoon at the City Attorney's office which is located at 222 South Spring Street in Beaver Dam. At this meeting you will explain to the City Attorney why you believe you are not guilty of the offense you have been charged with. At this point the City Attorney may petition the court to amend the charges to a more fitting offense, dismiss the charges or set the matter for a trial before the Judge.
 
Township of Beaver Dam Citations
After your plea of not guity is entered you will get a notice from the Township Attorney to contact their office to schedule a telephonic Pre-Trial Conference. At this telephonice conference you will have the opportunity to discuss with the Township Attorney why you believe you are not guilty of the offense you have been charged with. At this point the Township Attorney may petition the court to amend the charges to a more fitting offense, dismiss the charges or set the matter for a trial before the Judge.
 
All Citations
These Pre-Trial Conferences are mandatory. If you do not attend the conference as scheduled you will be found guilty of the offense as charged on your citation.
 
Any agreement made between the defendant and the City/Township Attorney must meet the approval of the Judge. If the Judge disapproves the agreement the matter will be set for a Trial before the court.

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding this service, please contact Dawn Kuzniewicz.