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Jury scam picks up in Harris County; DCO wages education campaign to combat

DCO lays out plan to convert criminal courts into e-courts in DCO 2016 Annual Report

Seminar: Mastering the basics of the state's new e-filing system

       Includes tips on how to avoid common errors, send a file and make a payment
    • View the UPDATED Power Point presentation based on the seminar... WITH NEW TIPS!
    • Or watch the seminar on video: Part 1 (How to send file), Part 2 (Avoiding common errors)

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Beginning September 11th, our office will be hosting Passport Processing services in Pasadena, Texas!
Thereafter, we will have a presence in Pasadena's John Phelps Courthouse - Jury Assemby Room (101 S. Richey, Pasadena, Texas 77506) the first, second and third Monday of each month (excluding County Holidays.)

Remaining 2017 dates of service in Pasadena:
September 11th & 18th
October 2nd, 9th & 16th
November 6th, 13th & 20th
December 4th, 11th & 18th

For appointments, call 832-927-5690. Walk-ins are welcome.

Pursuant to the Texas Supreme Court electronic filing mandate regarding sensitive data, TCRP Rule 21c is effective March 1, 2017.

As of October 17th 2016, the Reintegration Docket will begin hearing certain felony cases on the 20th floor of the Harris County Criminal Justice Center.

Attention Bondsmen: If your bond has an "R" after the court id, please send your defendants to the 20th floor Reintegration Docket.

Effective August 29, 2016 the State Mandated standards for efiling have changed. Please review the new Technology Standards approved by the Supreme Court.

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