Frequently Asked Questions- Misdemeanor Cases
Q: When can I appear before the Judge?
A: Your Court Date is located on your citation and/or summons to appear in court. You may also contact the court to inquire on your court date.
Q: Do you accept personal checks?
A: No, We accept money orders, cashier checks and cash only. You also have the option to pay online as well.
Q: If I want to plea NOT GUILTY, what should I do?
A: You would need to appear on a Wednesday at 1:00 PM to confer with an Assistant District Attorney for traffic citations.
Q: Who do I contact to make a complaint against the officer?
A: In order to make a complaint against an officer, please notify the agency that issued the ticket (i.e. DPS, Bexar County Sheriffs Office, Constables and so on).
Constable Precinct Four: (210) 335-4950
Department of Public Safety: (210) 531-2220
Bexar County Sheriffs Office: (210) 270-6000
All other agencies are listed in your phone book.
Q: What can I do if I have an ACTIVE WARRANT ?
A: You may contact the Constable's office at 210-335-4962 or 210-335-4963. If you wish to pay the outstanding warrant, payment must be in CASH; MONEY ORDER; or CASHIERS CHECK or ONLINE. "PERSONAL CHECKS ARE NOT ACCEPTED FOR PAYMENT ON AN ACTIVE WARRANT."
Frequently Asked Questions- Juvenile/Truancy:
Q: Can I reset my court date?
A: A reset cannot be done over the phone. The defendant (child) must appear in person. Please note: The request MUST be made in writing and MUST be signed by the defendant (child) and the parent.
Q: I still do not have my court cost, can I get an extension?
A: You will need to appear in person before the Court on your scheduled date and time.
Q: What if I have not finished all my hours for Community Service?
A: On your reset date bring proof/documentation of everything you have completed. Your request for an extension will be decided on a case by case basis.
Q: Where can I do my Community Service Hours?
A: Hours must be completed at a "NON PROFIT AGENCY". A list of agencies that may be in your area can be provided upon request.