Municipal Court

The Cedar Hill Municipal Court Clerk’s office will remain open during normal business hours. 

Customers are encouraged to pay a citation or warrant online (tpg), by phone 800-444-1187, or through the drop box located in the front of the Government Center.

Most options to resolve your citation or warrant are available online.  Please contact the court if you need assistance navigating the website or making your request online without appearing in person.

Going to Court

  • Face coverings are required. 
  • Temperature checks will be conducted before entry into the Cedar Hill Municipal Court Room.
  • Security Screening.
  • Space is limited so we ask that you do not bring anyone with unless it is necessary.
  • If you feel that you may have COVID-19 symptoms or have been exposed to someone who is sick, please do not come to the Court.  Call or email the court for alternatives to appearing for your scheduled hearing.

Notice Vulnerable Population

Individuals who are over age 65 and individuals with serious underlying health conditions, such as high blood pressure, chronic lung disease, diabetes, obesity, asthma, and those whose immune systems are compromised such as by chemotherapy for cancer or other conditions requiring such therapy are considered to be vulnerable population and you will not be required to appear in person and will be accommodated by electronic hearings or given the option to postpone court please call or email a court representative for alternatives regarding your scheduled hearing. Please click here for additional information.

For more information regarding the Cedar Hill Municipal Court Health and Safety Plan click here.

The following options are available to address your citation, witness notice or jury service without appearing in person.

1.  Visit our court website at...

www.cedarhilltx.com/93/Municipal-Court 

This will allow you to view options and forms that may help you dispose of your citation.


2.  Email us at court@cedarhilltx.com

Our questions or concerns to the Court and our friendly employees will be happy to assist you via email.


3.  Call us at 972-291-5100 X 1041.

Contact the Court office and speak to one of our friendly Court employees will be happy to assist you with online options and alternate ways to appear and address your concerns.


4.  Drop box

You may place written requests, forms, proof of liability insurance, proof of driver safety course completion, driving records, community service time sheets, credit for jail time served requests, trial requests, juror exemptions, payments in the form of check or money order in the drop box in front of the Government Center, the one inside Government Center and at the Alan Sims Recreation Center at any time.

Please use an envelope marked MUNICIPAL COURT to hold your documents checks or money orders etc. and please print your name, address, date of birth, phone, email address and citation number if you know it along with any written requests or payments.

Do not place cash in any of the drop boxes. Contents of the boxes are picked up once per business day by 2 p.m. and payments made after the daily pickup will be received and posted the following business day.

5.  Credit Card Payments, please call 800-444-1187.

May be made online (tpg) from the court website as well as by phone.

At this time, Cedar Hill Municipal Court has not yet resumed in person dockets or trials, however if you are currently scheduled for the following dockets you may attend an eCourt Appearance (please visit eCourt Appearance page for additional information) which allows defendants to handle court cases via video conference with the Prosecutor through the use of ZOOM (click link directly below) on either your computer or wireless device.

At this time the following court dockets have been CANCELLED:

  • Show Cause Docket - July 07, 2020
  • Jury Trials Docket - July 09, 2020

Overview

The Municipal Court provides citizens fair, efficient, and courteous judicial processing of citations. Municipal Court handles traffic offenses, parking citations, and non-traffic offenses relating to animal control issues and code enforcement.

After Hours Drop Boxes

You may place a check or money order for your payment in the drop box in front of the Government Center, the one inside Government Center (located at the Utility Services windows) and at the Alan Sims Recreation Center at any time. Do not place cash in any of the drop boxes. Contents of the boxes are picked up once per business day by 2 p.m. and payments made after the daily pickup will be received and posted the following business day.

Pay my Citation or Warrant (Link)

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