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General Information:
Contact Us

281-471-4683 Office
281-842-0410 Fax

Hours of Operation

The Municipal Court’s business hours are:
Monday 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with the exception of holidays

Court appearance dates and times are indicated on the citations.

Directions and Map

The Municipal Court is located at 3005 N. 23rd Street, West of the intersection of Hwy 146 and Spencer Hwy. Traveling south on Hwy 146 S, exit on Spencer Hwy, at the traffic light take a right onto Spencer Hwy, and another right on N. 23rd Street. Traveling north on Hwy 146 N, exit Spencer Hwy, at the traffic light take a left onto Spencer Hwy, and a right on N. 23rd Street. Ample parking is available.

Your appearance date is indicated on your citation. If you have been released on bond, your appearance date is set on the bond. You should contact the court on or before the scheduled court date on your citation. All juveniles must appear in open court with a parent or legal guardian. If you fail to make prior arrangements or fail to appear in court on the appearance date, the court may issue a warrant for your arrest. You may also be charged with an additional offense of failure to appear.

Appearance in Court

In order to assure a safe and appropriate environment in the courtroom, you should wear appropriate attire and be well groomed. The following dress code must be followed when attending court sessions.

  • You must wear shoes.
  • No tank tops or muscle shirts or shirts with obscene or derogatory pictures or phrases.
  • No shorts or cut-offs allowed.
  • All shirts are to be tucked in.
  • Caps/hats are to be removed when entering the courtroom.
  • No weapons of any type are allowed in the courtroom. Purses, briefcases, backpacks, or bags of any type may be searched by the bailiff or security officer.