Courts Division

The county clerk serves as a keeper of the records for all of the following courts of Denton County:

  • County courts at law
  • Criminal courts
  • Juvenile
  • Mental health
  • Probate courts


Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Depositing and distributing court registry funds
  • Maintaining compliance with current mandates and laws and adjusting business processes accordingly
  • Maintaining court documents
  • Taking payments for assessed fines and court costs

Note: When contacting a clerk, the clerk does not have a license to practice law and therefore cannot give legal advice!