General Information

After receiving a citation, you are scheduled for a court date called an Arraignment hearing. The date of this hearing is located at the bottom of your citation, and you will receive a notice in the mail at the address on the citation.

You can resolve your citation before the Arraignment Hearing or choose to appear at the hearing. The following links contain information on the most common ways to handle your citation.

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.

Juveniles and Minors*

*This group includes someone who is under 21 years old and received a citation for tobacco or alcohol or someone who is 16 or younger for all other Class C Misdemeanors.