Precinct 1

JP #1 CORONA VIRUS POLICY:
REGARDING OFFICE HOURS/SCHEDULE/STAFFING

Justice of the Peace Pct #1 office will be open Monday thru Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. for regular business. Our Office will still be available by phone during regular business hours Monday thru Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. at 432-688-4721 for any questions. Payments for citations can be received by Money Order or by Debit/Credit cards. You may also pay online at www.texasonlinerecords.com. NO CASH payments will be taken at the window. 

Civil forms (ie: Eviction, Small Claims & Debt Claims) may be found and printed from our website at www.midlandtx.gov.  You may file it at our office or it can be mailed to our address along with the filing fee (money orders only, NO checks) to JP #1 Attn: Civil, 400 S. Main St, Midland, TX 79701.  

New In-Office procedures will be followed until further notice:

  • Court Staff will wear masks and gloves when dealing with the public, as needed.
  • Regular cleaning will be done as needed to minimize any virus concerns.
  • Temperatures will be taken and Covid 19 health questions provided by the CDC will be asked before entering the courtroom.

Please note if you are coming into the courtroom 
you MUST wear a mask.

Face Coverings
The Supreme Court's 36th Emergency Order states that a judge may require all persons who enter his or her courtroom or any other area of the building or facility to conduct or participate in a court proceeding to wear a face covering, practice social distancing, or both. 

36th Emergency Order


Cases Handled

The Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, court handles both Civil and Criminal cases.

Civil Cases include:

  • Debt Claim Cases
  • Eviction Cases
  • Repair and Remedy Cases
  • Small Claims

Criminal Cases include:

  • All Class C Misdemeanors
  • Criminal/Traffic Citations