Beginning January 2021, Supreme Court of Texas, the Office of Court Administration and the regional Administrative Judge have ordered all hearings and all trials in justice courts must be conducted virtually by Zoom. It is important that you check-in on or before your designated time to ensure your timely participation. Please make sure you are familiar with using Zoom technology and e-file or email file exhibits at least 3 business days before your hearing. Your cooperation during these difficult times is greatly appreciated.
Click HERE to see the Twenty Ninth Emergency Order Regarding the COVID-19 State of Disaster.
Court filings should reference a case number and may be filed through email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by E-File at www.efiletexas.gov or by regular mail.
Review the following YouTube links for assistance in how to join and navigate through a Zoom meeting:
Traffic and criminal defendants can use the online payment option www.jp.hctx.net to perform the following:
- Apply for a Driving Safety Course (if eligible);
- Pay criminal citations/fines;
- Pay Deferred Disposition costs; or
- Make full or partial payments on judgements
Please call the court at 713-274-0600 if you have any questions.
If you have a criminal or traffic case pending in this court and would like to communicate with the District Attorney’s Office about your case(s), please send an email to the following address: JP1-2HCDA@dao.hctx.net.
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REMINDER: Courtroom Attire is Required - NO SHORTS OR TANK TOPS PERMITTED