The City of Brownsville Municipal Court

Mission Statement

"The Mission of the Municipal Court is to provide justice to our community in a compassionate, efficient and fair manner." 

Vision Statement

"Our Vision for the people is to be an exemplary court to provide service in an efficient and timely manner for the public."


The Brownsville Municipal Court represents the judicial branch of the City of Brownsville. The function of the Municipal Court is to process and adjudicate cases that are filed in the court including Class C misdemeanor violations, parking, state traffic codes and city ordinance. 

The court is entrusted with the fair and just resolution of cases preserving the rule of law and protecting the rights of the people. The department also performs magistrate duties pursuant to the Code of Criminal Procedure of the municipality.


Contact the court if you need assistance in Spanish or another language other than English, we have qualified interpreters available.

Por favor, póngase en contacto con la corte si necesita ayuda en español u otro idioma que no sea el inglés, tenemos intérpretes calificados disponibles.

Although the courthouse operations have resumed as normal, we are still available to assist citizens who need to contact us via the following methods:

By mail: City of Brownsville Municipal Court
1034 E. Levee St
Brownsville, TX. 78521

By Email:
By Phone: 956-548-7181

Saturday Traffic Court

Municipal Court Video Conference Hearings:

Municipal Court hearings are open to the public and we are conducting all hearings in person and via ZOOM. Below is the information needed to view the hearings: 

When: Days and times may change weekly. Check back here for updates.

  • Monday:10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. (Juvenile), 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 12 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m
  • Wednesday: 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m
  • Thursday: 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 3 p.m
  • Friday: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 p.m.(Juvenile), 3 p.m., 4 p.m.