Municipal Court offers virtual court sessions for February

February is Warrant Resolution Month

VICTORIA, Texas- Open E-Court session hosted by the City of Victoria Municipal Court will be available in February to give individuals the chance to resolve any outstanding warrants without being arrested.

The City of Victoria announced that the court will host Open E-Court through Zoom on Monday, February 8, at 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, February 20, at 9 a.m.; and Monday, February 22, at 1 p.m.

Defendants can join the virtual sessions here. The City advises defendants to join early to check-in.

Residents without access to Zoom may call the court at 361-485-3050 to discuss their options. The City said that in-person walk-ins will not be accepted at this time to ensure proper social distancing.

The extra sessions are part of Warrant Resolution Month, a yearly effort by the Municipal Court to allow those with outstanding warrants to speak with a judge or prosecutor to discuss resolution options. Community service or reduced fines may be available.

Municipal Court is mailing postcards and sending text message notifications this week to notify defendants of outstanding warrants and invite them to participate in Open E-Court. Defendants can also look up warrants and pay fines by visiting www.covcourt.com.

For more information about how to attend Open E-Court, call 361-485-3050 or email courtclerk@victoriatx.gov.