Municipal Court

Mission Statement

The Coppell Municipal Court Number 1 is dedicated and committed to promoting the highest standards in customer service, upholding the integrity of the court and building public trust and confidence.

Directions

The Coppell Municipal Court is located at 130 Town Center Boulevard in the Coppell Justice Center. The court is one block southeast of the intersection of Denton Tap Road and Parkway Boulevard. For easy access to the Justice Center, please park in the lot located between the Fire Station and the Justice Center, north of the Justice Center.

Court Window Operating Hours: COVID-19 Update

Beginning Tuesday, June 1, 2021, the Coppell Municipal Court window will reopen for in person service. All dockets and trials will still be held virtually until further notice.  Window hours will return to normal operation Monday-Thursday 8 am - 5 pm and Friday 8 am - 2:30 pm.  

If you need more information or have questions, please call the Court at 972-304-3560 or email the Court Clerks. View the Courts Updated Covid-19 Operating Plan.

Below are the recertification and amendments to the Judge's Covid-19 Operating Plan. 

August 25, 2021: 

The Recertification Covid-19 Operating Plan for the Coppell Municipal Court No. 1 dated and approved on January 5, 2021 is set to expire on September 1, 2021, pursuant to the Texas Supreme Court’s FORTIETH EMERGENCY ORDER REGARDING THE COVID-19 STATE OF DISASTER, unless readopted by the municipal court presiding judge prior to this date. 

Accordingly, the Recertification Covid-19 Operating Plan for the Coppell Municipal Court No. 1 dated and approved on January 5, 2021 is hereby readopted as of this date, including all amendments to the same, until further notice.

August 4, 2021: 

Effective immediately, the Recertification Covid-19 Operating Plan for the Coppell Municipal Court No. 1 dated and approved on January 5, 2021 is amended as follows:

 “When Dallas County is in the Covid-19 Red Zone Risk Level, dockets will be reviewed daily by the judge presiding based on the criteria contained in the Recertification Covid-19 Operating Plan to determine whether in-person proceedings will be allowed to be conducted.”

August 2, 2021: 

Effective immediately, the Recertification Covid-19 Operating Plan for the Coppell Municipal Court No. 1 dated and approved on January 5, 2021 is amended as follows:

“Judges and Court staff are required to wear a mask or similar facial covering when they are directly serving a customer in the court building or in the courtroom.  However, Judges and Court staff are encouraged but not required to wear a mask or similar facial covering when serving or interacting with someone at the court window or behind plexiglass in the courtroom if a defendant or customer is having a hard time hearing.  Judges and court staff are encouraged to wear a mask or similar facial cover when they are in the court building and are within 6 feet of another person and not at their desk. Judges and Court staff will continue to follow all other safety protocols.” 

This amendment supersedes the amendment regarding masks filed and emailed on Monday, May 21, 2021.

May 21, 2021: 

Effective immediately, the Recertification Covid-19 Operating Plan for the Coppell Municipal Court No. 1 dated and approved on January 5, 2021 is amended as follows:

 “Judges and Court staff are encouraged to wear a mask or similar facial covering when they are in the court building and directly serving a customer or are within 6 feet of another person and not at their desk.  Judges and Court staff will continue to follow all other safety protocols.”

 This amendment supersedes the amendment regarding masks filed and emailed on Monday, May 17, 2021.

May 17, 2021: 

Effective immediately, the Recertification Covid-19 Operating Plan for the Coppell Municipal Court No. 1 dated and approved on January 5, 2021 is amended as follows:

“Judges and Court staff are encouraged to wear a mask or similar facial covering when in the court building.  Judges and Court staff are required to wear a mask or similar facial covering when they are in the court building and directly serving a customer or are within 6 feet of another person and not at their desk.  Judges and Court staff will continue to follow all other safety protocols.”

 

Citations

You may handle your citation by mail or drop box (located in the lobby between the double doors). If you need to speak to Court personnel please call the main court line at 972-304-3650.

You may pay your citation online or by phone at 877-267-9107 (automated only). If you need assistance with online payments you may also contact The Payment Group at 800-444-1187. Please note that paying online or by phone will result in a conviction and your violation being reported on your driving record. Fees apply to online or phone payments.

All payment options and citation resolution options are located on the Court website.

Virtual Court

The Coppell Municipal Court is only holding virtual court. If you would like to schedule a court date, please visit the eCourt page to locate the request form. You can print off the form and mail/email it in or submit your request electronically on that page.

Limited Court staff will be available for phone calls. If you need assistance, please call or email and Court staff will get with you as soon as possible.

Thank You

Thank you for your patience and understanding during this pandemic. Court staff is working to ensure the safety of visitors and staff, and updates will be posted as they are available. Visit the City's Coronavirus page for COVID-19 updates from the City.