Driver's Safety Course (DSC)

You may be eligible to complete a driver's safety course in order to dismiss certain violations:

-You must appear by the appearance date provided in your notice/citation;
-Submit a signed written plea of "guilty" or "no contest" and a waiver of jury trial;
-Submit current proof of insurance (you must be listed as a driver)
-Submit a signed written request to complete the driver's safety course for dismissal of a specific violation;
-Submit a copy of your valid Texas driver's license (military can submit a valid out-of-state license with military identification);
-Pay court costs as follows:
Offenses that occur on or after January 1, 2014: $114.10/$139.10 if the offense occurred in a school zone
Offenses that occurred prior to January 1, 2014: $112.10/$137.10 if the offense occurred in a school zone

The driver's safety class can only be requested for ONE qualifying violation and can only be requested once in a 12 month period from the date the course was last  completed.

 Persons who hold a commercial driver's license are not eligible to complete a driver's safety course to dismiss a violation.  

Ineligible Violations

1. Speeding 95 miles per hour or more
2. 25 miles per hour or more over the posted speed
3. TC 545.066, passing a school bus
4. TC 550.022, immediately stop at the scene of accident; immediately return to the scene of the accident if the vehicle is not stopped at the scene of the accident; and remain at the scene of an accident until the operator complies with the requirements of section 550.023
5. TC 550.023, failure to give information; fail to show the operator's driver's license; fail to render aid
6. Any offense that occurred in a construction zone with workers present
7. Persons who hold a commercial driver's license

 Required Appearances

You are required to appear before the Municipal Court Judge in open court if on the date of the offense:

-You were under 17 years of age
-You were under the age of 21 charged with an alcohol offense
-You were under the age of 18 charged with a tobacco offense

 Contact Information

Mark D. Kimball
Presiding Judge

200 E. Avenue D, 1st Floor
P.O. Box 1329
Killeen, Texas 76540
(Map)

(254) 501-7835
Fax: (254) 200-7946
Email Municipal Court

 Hours of Operation

 

Court
Monday - Friday   8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Arraignments
Monday, Wednesday, Friday   8:15 a.m.
Monday, Wednesday   1:15 p.m.
Bench Trials
1st, 3rd, & 5th Tuesday   8:15 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Jury Trials
2nd & 4th Tuesday   8:15 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Teen Court
Thursday   8:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
In order to timely process cases, the court is unfortunately unable to accommodate walk-ins after 4:30 p.m.

 

 Telephone Inquiries

For information on violations filed in the Killeen Municipal Court, please call 254-501-7850. A telephone call does not constitute an appearance.

 e-Pay options


Court of Record E-Payment

Pay Court Fees/Fines online with a Master Card/Visa Credit or Debit card.

 Forms

Plea Form
Driver's Safety Course Request Form

All forms must be signed and submitted with a valid picture identification

 Court Staff
Judicial Staff  
Presiding Judge Mark D. Kimball
Associate Judge Gregory K. Simmons
Clerk of the Court Luevada Posey
Bailiff Grover Lehman
Municipal Prosecutor Marti Samuel
   
Marshal's Staff  
City Marshal B. Tindle
Deputy City Marshal
Deputy City Marshal
L. Gardner
J. MacIntyre
Warrants Clerk Melissa Bradley
   
Administrative Staff  
Assistant Clerk of the Court Michelle Warriner
Compliance Collections Manager Sandra Rodriguez
Juvenile Case Manager Johnny Brooks
Executive Assistant Belinda Robertson
Senior Court Collections Clerk Nicole Evans