Offices Closed for Christmas: All county offices will be closed on Monday, Dec. 25, and Tuesday, Dec. 26, for the holiday. This includes parks offices, public works, courts and all other administrative offices. Offices will re-open Wednesday, Dec. 27.

Justices of the Peace: Precinct 3-1

Judge Chuck Ruckel 

Collin County Courthouse
920 E. Park Blvd., Suite 220
Plano, TX 75074
Metro: 972-424-1460 ext. 3001
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday

NOTE: The JP3-1 office will be closed in observance of the Christmas and New Year's holidays from Dec. 23, 2017 - Jan. 1, 2018. The office will re-open on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018 at 8:30 a.m.
We wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Any fines and payments due during this time will be extended to Jan. 5, 2018 with no penalties incurred.



For step-by-step assistance on filing your court documents, please visit Guide and File.

Payments by credit card can be made by paying online

DO NOT attempt to contact the Judge by mail, e-mail, phone or in person regarding any pending criminal or civil matter. Doing so is considered ex parte and may result in serious consequences.

Courtroom Dress Code: When coming to Court you should dress appropriately. Proper dress for men consists of long pants, a shirt with a collar and shoes. Women should wear a dress, skirt or long pants with a modest top and shoes. It is not appropriate to wear a hat.

Weddings are done upon request. For more information, call the office at 972-424-1460 ext. 3001.