Municipal Court

1200 E. 8th St.
Mission, Texas 78572
Phone: (956) 584-5150
Fax: (956) 584-5159

The Municipal Court is the local branch of the judicial system, which enforces criminal laws, traffic laws and municipal ordinances within the court’s jurisdiction. The court’s office hours are Monday through Friday 8 am. to 5 pm. Payments are taken 8am to 4:30pm. The court remains open throughout the lunch hour to better serve the community.

Our court primarily handles the following types of complaints filed against adults and juveniles:

Criminal
Class C misdemeanor complaints, e.g., Assault, Disorderly Conduct, Criminal Mischief, Public Intoxication, etc.

Traffic
Traffic tickets or citations issued by the Mission Police Department

Municipal Ordinances
Complaints filed by our city’s Code Enforcement Officers or other city officials, e.g., Weedy Lots, Dog Violations, Junked Vehicles, etc.

For a complete list of infractions, call 584-5150.

The court is located in the same building as the Police Department and its basic organizational structure is as follows:

Municipal Court Judge – Jonathan Wehrmeister
Court Coordinaor – Janie Sanchez, (956)584-5150, jsanchez@missiontexas.us

The court does not have civil jurisdiction over small claims, and our judge does not perform marriages.