Residents of the City of Pflugerville also fall under the jurisdiction of county courts and offices of the Justice of the Peace. The majority of Pflugerville lies in Travis County Precinct 2, while a small area is in Williamson County Precinct 1.
Justice Courts handle both civil and criminal cases including small
claims court, justice court, and
To clarify these are lawsuits cover:
Criminal court responsibilities include disposing of all class C criminal misdemeanor
complaints, such as traffic citations, issuance of bad check, and others.
These cases involve payment, setting contested cases for trial, and pretrial
hearings with the county prosecutor.
Other duties include presiding over peace bond hearings, reviewing applications
for mental health or chemically dependent commitments, conducting compulsory
school attendance trials, giving warnings to juveniles required by law. They
issue warrants for and conduct hearings concerning seizure and disposition
of cruelly treated animals.
Justices of the Peace perform marriage ceremonies and hold court where residents may be asked to serve on a jury.
Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace
Honorable Randall Slagle
10409 Burnet Road | Suite 180
Austin, TX 78758
Ph: (512) 854-4545
Fax: (512) 854-4535