Precinct 1

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

Justice of the Peace Pct #1 office will be CLOSED to the public until further notice. Our Office will still be available by phone Monday thru Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 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.  Automatic continuances will be given for traffic citations received until 30 days after your appearance date.  Please refer to our website at www.midlandtx.gov for Defensive Driving/Deferral request.

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.  Please note there will be no hearings held through June 1, 2020 and possibly later. 

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

  • Regular cleaning will be done daily to minimize any virus concerns.


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