Precinct Three

NOTICE

Effective immediately you are strongly encouraged to make your appearance or conduct your court business by phone or email.

For more information please contact either:

Gabby Munoz, civil matters and weddings, 972-825-5039, gabby.munoz@co.ellis.tx.us

Danell Winter, criminal court matters and weddings, 972-825-5032, danell.winter@co.ellis.tx.us

Marcia Saldana, tickets, weddings, and landlord tenant issues 972-825-5034, marcia.saldana@co.ellis.tx.us

Duties

The Justice of the Peace for precinct three is the legal jurisdiction closest to the citizens of the precinct. A justice of the peace may:

  • Issue warrants for search and arrest
  • Conduct preliminary hearings
  • Administer oaths
  • Perform marriages
  • Serve as a coroner in counties without a medical examiner
  • Enforce liens on personal property
  • Deal with matters concerning foreclosure of mortgages