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Criminal Case - Traffic & Misdemeanor


  • Use these forms to appeal a final order in a County Court Criminal case.

Time to Start

  • The Defendant has 35 days after judgment to file JDF 222 -  Notice of Appeal.


Be Sure to Read

  • The Instructions below and Criminal Rule 37.


Legal Disclaimer

  • These standard instructions are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice about your case.
  • If you choose to represent yourself, you are bound by the same rules and procedures as an attorney. 


We are in the process of translating many of our forms in Spanish. You may find that some Instructions and Forms, for example Adoption, Adult and Minor Name Change, etc., are not translated at this time. All forms must be completed in English pursuant to Colorado law, see §13-1-120, C.R.S.

Sections with Spanish Forms


JDF 221 - Instructions for Filing a County Court Criminal Appeal (For Defendant/Appellant Only) Download PDF Revised 01/18 Forms

JDF 222 - Notice of Appeal and Designation of Record (Traffic & County Criminal) Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 04/18

If you have questions about forms or procedures, contact the Self Help Center for the county in which you will be filing. Self Help Center List. Please note - By law, we cannot provide legal advice. Should you need additional assistance or forms that are not provided on this site, you may wish to consult an attorney.

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