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Cynthia Vasquez,
Court Administrator

South Padre Island City Hall (More Like This)
4601 Padre Blvd
South Padre Island, TX 78597
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  • Office: (956) 761-3225
  • Office Fax: (956) 761-3224
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  • Office Hours:
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Monday - Friday

Municipal Court

Welcome to the City of South Padre Island Municipal Court web page. We hope that you find this site informational regarding court procedure so that you may determine the best course of action regarding your violation. The Municipal Court strives to serve our internal and external communities with integrity, professionalism and the highest level of customer service while providing a variety of services.

The Municipal Court's primary function is to process all Class C Criminal charges filed by the Police Department and Code Enforcement Officers alleged to have occurred within the city limits of the City of South Padre Island. These include charges filed under the Texas Transportation Code, Penal Code, Alcoholic Beverage Code, Health and Safety Code, Education Code and the City of South Padre Island Code of Ordinances.



Mission Statement:


The Municipal Court will perform its job competently, efficiently, and fairly in order to merit public confidence. The Municipal Court will rely on Public confidence in order to enforce its orders. Municipal Court has a duty to create and maintain such public confidence in an order that persons can rely on the protection of the rights that all citizens have under the constitution of the United States. It has and will always be the intention of the Municipal Court to treat all citizens that come before the Court with respect, dignity and courtesy without regard to their race, color and or religion.


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News & Notices

  • "2017 Texas Warrant Roundup" Launched
    The South Padre Island Police Department will join more than 300 law enforcement agencies across Texas to collect debt owed on outstanding warrants.
    South Padre Island Municipal Court Administrator Cindy Vasquez was awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the Texas Court Clerk’s Association.
  • SPI Takes Part in Statewide Warrant Round-Up
    The City of South Padre Island is joining more than 300 law enforcement agencies across Texas in the Statewide Warrant Round-Up beginning Saturday, March 1. The roundup is designed to target thousands of defendants with traffic, parking, city ordina...
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