Municipal Court

law books and gavelFocus & Function

The Municipal Court of Record strives to:
  • Ensure that all who appear before our court are treated with dignity and respect
  • Serve the community through the promotion of justice
  • Provide an impartial forum for the resolution of all cases brought before the Court

Court Staff & Responsibilities

The Municipal Court of Record has jurisdiction over Class C misdemeanor offenses issued in the City limits of Cleburne by:
  • City police officers
  • Animal control officers
  • Code enforcement officers
  • The City Fire Marshal.
Clerks are not licensed attorneys and cannot provide legal advice. The clerk's office is responsible for processing clerical work of the Municipal Court of Record, as well as administrative support to the Municipal Court Judge, collects fines, fees, & state court costs, schedules court hearings, maintains records relating to court proceedings, & reports various statistical data to the state.

If the weather is inclement, please check the City of Cleburne home page or Facebook for any changes to our hours of operation or cancellations.

Mailing Address

PO Box 657
Cleburne, TX 76033

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