Dallas City Attorney

Prosecution Section
The Prosecution Section is composed of 17 Assistant City Attorneys who are responsible for the criminal prosecution of Class C misdemeanors and violations of municipal ordinances in the Dallas Municipal Court. Class C misdemeanors include traffic violations, assault, disorderly conduct, public intoxication, and theft, among others. The Dallas Municipal Court is a court of record and is comprised of eleven courtrooms. Trials are held before a six person jury or before the Court.

The Prosecution Section also represents the City of Dallas in the following civil proceedings:

      • Administrative adjudications in the Hearing Officer’s Court
      • Animal cruelty hearings
      • Dangerous dog appeals
      • Parking appeals
      • Red light camera appeals
      • School bus stop arm camera appeals
      • Bond forfeitures

2014 Main Street
Dallas, Texas 75021
Phone: (214)-670-4439
Fax: (214)-670-4814
Family Violence Victim Services: (214)-243-2124

Monday - Friday 8:00 am-5:00pm (Courts building closes at 4:30, please call to make arrangements)