Court & Detention Services

​Court & Detention Services

The Dallas Municipal Court Building reopens for in-person service effective June 8, 2020. If coming in-person, a face-covering/mask is required. Click the link for additional information for visitor requirements. CLICK HERE.  

El Edificio del Tribunal Municipal de Dallas reabre sus puertas para el servicio en persona a partir del 8 de junio del 2020. Si viene en persona, se requiere una máscara. Presione en el enlace para obtener información adicional sobre los requisitos de los visitantes.  OPRIMA AQUI.

Jury Service: 

The Dallas Municipal Court has canceled Jury Service through August 31, 2020.

El Tribunal Municipal ha cancelado el Servicio de Jurado hasta el 31 de agosto del 2020.


Warrants ​​​& Bonds

​An Alias Warrant is when the Defendant fails to make an appearance.

A Capias Warrant is when the Defendant has a guilty judgment and fails to follow the court order.

To search for warrants click below:
Citation Search (Warrants will appear in red)

*Notice: A $50.00 fee will be added to each citation that goes into warrant status.

If you feel this information is incorrect, contact the City of Dallas Municipal Court Monday thru Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at (214) 670-0109 or by email.

Options for handling a Warrant are:

  1. Appear in person to post a ca​sh bond


  1. ​Pay o​nli​ne​​​


  1. File a motion by mail or in person

Post a Bond

To Post a Cash or Surety Bond, you must appear in person at the Court and Detention Services Municipal Building.

Dallas Municipal Court
2014 Main St. Dallas, TX 75201   

Cash and Surety Bonds can also be processed at the Dallas Marshal's Office 24 hours daily, 7 days a week including holidays at the listed location:

Dallas Marshal's Office
1600 Chestnut Street
Dallas, Texas 75226