Precinct IV

Honorable Susie NelsonHonorable Susie Nelson

Susie Nelson is the Justice of the Peace at the Kayenta Justice Court, which is located on the Navajo reservation, gateway to the beautiful Monument Valley. Judge Nelson was appointed to the bench in 2007, by the Navajo County Board of Supervisors, when the former Judge Evelyne E Bradley retired. Judge Nelson started as a court clerk to Judge Bradley in 1999. Prior employment includes Navajo Nation Judicial District in Kayenta for 8 years.

The Kayenta Justice Court handles misdemeanor criminal cases, civil traffic, felony initial appearances and preliminary hearings, orders of protection/harassment, evictions, weddings, and civil matters of $10,000 or less. The Precinct Four Justice Court serves the communities of Kayenta, Shonto, Chilchinbito, Black Mesa, Forest Lake, Hard Rock, Low Mountain, Pinon, Tachee/Blue Gap, Whippoorwill.

Pay My Fine

  • Pay Kayenta online - Fine amount information provided.
  • Visit AzCourtPay to pay online or with cash at a location near you.
  • By Mail (PDF) - Address and additional information
  • By Phone: 844-279-6288, Monday through Friday, 8 am to 8 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST); Saturday through Sunday, 10 am to 2 pm EST

If you are required to pay fines, penalties, fees or other financial obligations as a result of a judgement of this court and you are unable to pay, bring this information to the attention of court staff or the judge because payments over time or other alternatives may be available. Do not ignore your responsibility to pay, as this may result in additional penalties and costs to you. For more information, contact the court or an attorney.

Further Information

Juror Information Phone: 928-524-4178 or 800-634-2392

Fee Schedule and additional information (PDF)