Paul L. Parker Municipal Court is Located
across 3rd St. from City Hall
222 E. Shepherd
Lufkin TX 75902
Hours of Operation
Monday 9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday - Friday 8:00am-5:00pm excluding
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Paul L. Paker
Municipal Court's jurisdiction includes Traffic Citations,
Class C Misdemeanors, Animal Control
Violations, Code Enforcement Violations, and other City
Ordinance Violations. Municipal Court does not handle
divorce cases, child support, or marriage licenses.
Municipal Court News
City of Lufkin participating in the Texas Warrant Roundup 2017
2017 Información de Texas orden de Ronda
Beginning February 10th, 2017, more than 300 law enforcement agencies across Texas will be concentrating their efforts to address non-compliance with court orders. If you do not resolve your tickets now, you may be subject to arrest.
As part of this statewide initiative, the Lufkin Municipal Court is offering amnesty on warrant fees if individuals come to court to address their outstanding obligations. Individuals who voluntarily come to court may request to see a judge to have warrant fees on their cases waived.
The warrant state-wide warrant round up will be conducted from Saturday, February 25, 2017 through Sunday, March 5, 2017.
During those dates, the Lufkin Municipal Court will be open the following dates and times: Saturday, February 25th, from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., and Monday, February 27th, through Wednesday, March 1st, from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Thursday, March 2nd, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Friday, March 3rd, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
If you are stopped while driving your vehicle and arrested, your vehicle may be impounded, which would result in additional tow and storage fees.
Affected persons are urged to contact the Lufkin Municipal Court during the next two weeks to dispose of their cases voluntarily to avoid the inconvenience and embarrassment of arrest at home or work in front of family, friends, or co-workers. Please take care of your tickets now to avoid arrest.
If you voluntarily appear to take care of your tickets with Lufkin Municipal Court, you will not be arrested.
The mission of
the Paul L. Paker Municipal Court is to provide fair, equal, and impartial
justice under the laws of the State of Texas and to process
cases efficiently and in a timely manner. In addition, it is
this Courts’ mission to provide a courteous and professional
environment responding to all persons who come in contact
with the Lufkin Municipal Court.
The City of Lufkin Paul L.
Court interprets and adjudicates applicable state laws and
supports the local community by providing efficient and
effective services through the promotion of justice. The
City of Lufkin Municipal Court is responsible for the
disposition of Class C misdemeanors and other state and city
ordinance violations which are punishable by fine only.
- processes complaints and
violations filed with the Court
- responds to requests for
information from the public
- collects fines and fees
- schedules court appearances
- conducts trials by jury
- issues warrants of arrest
- provides fair and impartial
justice to all who
appear before the Court Jurisdiction
The City of
Lufkin Paul L. Paker Municipal Court has jurisdiction over Class C
Misdemeanor criminal cases, including traffic violations,
for which the maximum fine, upon conviction does not exceed
$500 (not including state court costs), and for which no
jail sentence may be assessed. The Court also hears cases
involving violation of City ordinances, which may have fines
up to $2,000 (not including state court costs) for certain
offences. Municipal Court
does not handle divorce cases, child support, or