Texas Counties Deliver
Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace

Judge Matt Kiely 
110 Brazos
Lockhart, TX 78644
Phone: 512-398-1810

Fax: 512-398-2785



Melanie Bowden
Chief Court Clerk
Click here to email Chief Court Clerk 

Adri Walker
Deputy Court Clerk
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Monday -Friday:
8:00-12:00 and 1:00-5:00
Closed 12:00 -1:00 for lunch


Pay Tickets Online
(with Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express or mail a Cashier's Check or Money Order payable to Caldwell County Treasurer)

If DPS/OMNI hold go to: www.texasfailuretoappear.com to Search for case closed

Judge Matt Kiely Justice of the Peace Pct. 1

Caldwell County, Texas



For the health and safety of my staff and community, in compliance with the Supreme Court of Texas, and recommendation from the Texas Office of Court Administration and by Order of this Court the lobby is closed to walk ins until further notice.

Court cases will be held by phone or teleconference (Zoom). JP 1 Staff is still available by Phone, Fax, or Email to help answer your questions.

We are currently taking case filings; please contact the office for questions. You can find our forms online as well as pay citations online at:

https:ljwww.co.caldwell.tx.us/page/caldwell.JP1 .


Thank you for your patience as we all maneuver through these changes together as a community

Fax: 512-398-2785

Email: melanie.bowden@co.caldwell.tx.us







OCA Appointments & Fees Report 

Note: Lockhart Municipal Court Information if you received a citation by the local police department:
Judge Frank Coggins
1914 W. San Antonio St.
Lockhart, TX 78644