To provide a forum for justice to ensure that all citizens served by the City of Rockwall Municipal Court are treated fairly and equally while following the guidelines provided for due process of law. To properly administer this function, the Court must schedule offenders wishing to be heard by the Judge to appear before the Court, adjudicate the trial, collect the fines and fees from those found guilty, and issue warrants of arrest where the offender has not paid or appeared in the Court.
The Rockwall Municipal Court is responsible for the adjudication of State and City ordinance violations which are classified as Class C Misdemeanors. The court conducts hearings and trials, collects fines, issues warrants, and reports convictions for offenses which occurred within the City of Rockwall. The following information is furnished to assist you and answer any questions.
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Payment of fines may be paid online. Payments for the Driving Safety Course or Deferred Disposition that have been approved by the Judge may be paid online. If you meet the state qualifications for the Driving Safety course or Deferred Disposition you may do that by mail or in person at the window during business hours.
The Municipal Court observes the same holidays as other City Offices.
The following is posted in compliance with
All attorneys who are qualified to serve as an attorney ad litem and are registered with the court: None.
All attorneys and other persons who are qualified to serve as a guardian ad litem and are registered with the court: None
All persons who are registered with the court to serve as a mediator: None.
Where do I find an approved Driving Safety Course?
https://www.expresslanedefensivedriving.com/ This new link now provides e-filing with the Rockwall Municipal Court after you have already requested permission from the court to take the Driving Safety Course and the Court granting it. You can request the Driving Safety Course with any company of your choice as long as they are certified by the Texas Education Agency.
What violations may be dismissed upon compliance?
If you provide proof that the violation was corrected within 20 business days of the issuance of the citation the above offenses may be dismissed with a $20 administrative fee.
The violations below may be dismissed without a charge upon presentation of valid insurance or driver’s license to the court.
The above offenses may be dismissed without a charge upon presentation of valid insurance or driver’s license to the court.
I received a citation for Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility (No Insurance) but I had insurance at the time I just did not have the proof.
Can I have the citation dismissed?