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Hidalgo County Courthouse
100 N. Closner
Edinburg, Texas 78539
Justice of the Peace Precinct 4, Place 1
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Charlie Espinoza, Justice of the Peace
212 N. 12th Avenue
Edinburg, TX  78541

Ph: (956) 380-4473
Fx: (956) 380-4029

8:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday - Friday
The Justice of the peace performs the functions of a magistrate and conducts inquests. A justice of the peace may:
  • Issue warrants for search and arrest
  • Conduct preliminary hearings
  • Administer oaths
  • Perform marriages
  • Serve as a coroner in counties where there is no provision for a medical examiner

The justice court also functions as a small claims court in civil matters in which exclusive jurisdiction is not in district or county court and the amount in controversy does not exceed $10,000.

Have a ticket? Got a warrant post card? You can pay online at: pay.hidalgocounty.us