Policies & Procedures
Contacting the Court
Defendants (persons who have received a citation) must contact the Municipal Court by the court date listed on the citation. The Municipal Court will not send out a reminder to appear in court.
A defendant may plead guilty, not guilty or nolo contendere (no contest). For information about the court’s jurisdiction and an explanation of each plea, please view Arraignment Information for Defendants
and the Municipal Court Plea Form
The Municipal Court follows the procedures required by the laws of the United States and the State of Texas. For procedure details, view the Municipal Court Rules of Conduct and Court Decorum
Trials are also conducted in accordance with the laws of the United States and the State of Texas. To find out what to expect during your trial, view Trial Procedures
. For more information about fees associated with trials, please view Trial Costs