Constables are constitutionally authorized peace officers elected by precinct. There are six Constables in Denton County. They perform patrol functions and make criminal investigations, the main duty of most constables is to serve as officer of the Justice of the Peace Courts. In that capacity, Constables serve subpoenas and other papers.
The Men and Women of the Denton County Constable Precinct 3 office are dedicated to serving our community in a fair, impartial, and professional manner. We will recognize the worth, quality, diversity, and importance of each other, the people we serve and the department. We will diligently execute all court orders, both civil and criminal, and promote a safe and secure environment for the community by working closely with other agencies.
Integrity is the foundation of the Denton County Constable Precinct 3 office. We will be honest and forthright and meet ethical standards. We will be prudent with our resources. As officers of this department, we have taken an oath to ...protect and defend the Constitution and laws of the United States and of this state. We are committed to upholding the U.S. Constitution and the Texas Constitution and using them as a guide in all we do.
We value all life and we will care about others and respect their feelings. We value our core beliefs of integrity, respect and fairness. We will work together to set an example through leadership, which embodies respect, compassion, integrity and efficiency.