Court & Detention Services

​Court & Detention Services

In-Person Requirements: CLICK HERE. 

Requisitos en persona: OPRIMA AQUI.

Options for Citations over 21 ​​​​days​

​If your citation is older than 21 days from the date of receipt, and you have not taken action on it, you have the following options:

  1. If you would like to plea guilty or no contest and administer the ticket without going to court,
    your options include:
  2. ​​If you would like to plea not guilty, your options include:
    • Post a cash bond in the amount of the citation and receive a court date
    • Hire an attorney
  3. If you would like to plea guilty or no contest you have the option to go to the Proof or Plea (walk-in) court and request​:
      • ​​Pay the fine through a plea, (payment plans available upon request)
      • Request deferred disposition (probation)
      • Dismissal (compliance) proof (*see details below)
      • Request driver's safety course
      • Request community service or work release program
      • Submit time served proof
        ​* Show compliance or "proof" on the case by presenting a valid Texas driver's license, proof of insurance or financial responsibility, renewed or valid inspection sticker, or renewed or valid registration;


      The Proof or Plea hours are: 

      Walk-in court (proof or plea) is open and accessible to the public as a first come first served docket. Sign-in begins at 7:30 a.m. and court opens at 8:30 a.m. There is a limited number of people that can be scheduled per docket. Once the morning docket is full, you can wait on the 1:00 p.m. docket or come back another day.  Once the afternoon docket is full, you can return another business day to sign up for the walk-in court (proof or plea). 

      Morning Open Court                                   Afternoon Open Court

      Monday:       8:30 am – 10:30 am            1:00 pm – 3:30 pm 

      Tuesday:      8:30 am – 10:30 am             1:00 pm – 3:30 pm & 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm

      Wednesday: 8:30 am – 10:30 am          1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

      Thursday:     8:30 am – 10:30 am            1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

      Friday:          8:30 am – 10:30 am              Juveniles Only – 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

      Check the link for building closings or non-court days:  Location and Hours