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Important Information about Criminal Courts


Travis County's Criminal Courts are housed in the Blackwell-Thurman Criminal Justice Center.

The Travis County Criminal Court System is comprised of seven District Courts, six County Courts at Law, and one Drug Court that hear criminal cases in Travis County.

Prohibited Items

Confiscated items will not be returned! View a list of items that you are not allowed to bring into the courthouse.

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Criminal Justice Center

Criminal Justice Center

  • 509 West 11th, 8th floor
    Austin, TX 78701
  • Phone:
    (512) 854-9244
  • Fax:
    (512) 854-4464

Mailing address

  • P.O. Box 1748
    Austin, TX 78767