In compliance with the Texas Supreme Court and Court of Criminal Appeals, the Longview Municipal Court has suspended all Bench and Jury Trials until further notice. All other hearings (Juvenile Docket, Show Cause Hearing, Reconsideration Hearing, and Indigent Hearing) are temporarily suspended until a means of participating remotely such as teleconferencing is established.
If you are currently scheduled for a court hearing or trial you should contact the Municipal Court to ensure that we have your current telephone number and mailing address so that you will receive future notifications concerning your case. The Court encourages you to call or use electronic means to contact the clerk’s office and avoid appearing in person.
For more information, contact 903-237-1186
The Longview Municipal Court will resume in-person Bench Trials, Jury Trials and Building Standards Hearings in the near future. Please notify the court if you are scheduled to appear for an in-person court hearing and you are at high risk of contracting the COVID-19 virus due to age or medical conditions. The court will make accommodations to reduce your risk of exposure.
The Longview Municipal Court of Record is located at 302 W. Cotton St. inside the Longview Police and Courts Building. The Municipal Court has jurisdiction over all Class C and fine-only misdemeanors filed with the court. This includes violations of the Transportation Code, Penal Code, Education Code, Alcoholic Beverage Code, the Health and Safety Code and Longview Code of Ordinances violations.