Municipal Court


Mission Statement
The Santa Fe Municipal Court is committed to providing those we serve with fair and impartial administration of justice while accomplishing the duties incumbent upon it by the Santa Fe City Charter and the laws of the State of Texas.

Municipal Court Judge
Carlton A. Getty

Municipal Court Prosecutor
Ellis Ortego

Court Supervisor
Lisa Snider

Court Clerks
Joyce Arnold

City Marshal
Robert Wood

Municipal Court Dates and Times
Santa Fe Justice Center
3650 FM 646 N
Santa Fe, Texas 77510

Juvenile Court Dates — 1st  Wednesday each month at 9:00 a.m

"Under state law, it is mandatory that a parent or legal guardian must appear in court with a minor charged with a violation and is to be present during all proceedings in the case."

Adult Court Dates — 2nd and 3rd Wednesdays each month at 9:00 a.m.

Rules of the Santa Fe Municipal Court
  1. Appropriate Dress Required: 
            NO tank tops 
            NO shorts 
            NO caps
            NO halter tops
  2. NO gum or candy allowed in the courtroom
  3. NO food or drinks allowed in the courtroom
  4. NO talking permitted while court is in session
  5. NO portable telephones allowed in the courtroom
  6. NO audible beepers or pagers allowed in the courtroom
  7. NO standing in the courtroom unless no seats are available 
  8. NO touching of the court's bench
  9. NO guns, knive, or weapons allowed in courtroom
10. NOTICE: All persons entering courtroom may be subject to security screening including bags, backpacks, purses, and packages.


2018 Great Texas Warrant Round-Up

February 9, 2018 - start date

February 24, 2018 - arrest period begins

Contact court at 409-925-3255 if you have warrant related questions. Click HERE for a copy of the news release.