Quarterly Education Training
March 27th & 28th in Decatur
Join us for our quarterly education training in Decatur. See details below:
Decatur Conference Center
2010 W. US 380
Judges, Court Clerks, Constables, Deputies, Sheriffs, and Peace Officers
Receiverships - Comprehensive study of the codes, rules, issuing of documents and procedures to execute these court orders. The instructor is the Hon. Ralph Swearingin from Tarrant County.
Civilian Interaction Training (TECOLE 30413) - New legislative mandated course from the 85th legislature.
Fairfield Inn - 1910 W. U.S. 380
Decatur, TX 76234 (Next to conference center)
940-627-0645 (Ask for NTJPCA Rate of $89.00)
Breakfast is included
Before March 15th: $75.00 (includes breakfast and lunch)
After March 15th: $125.00
Schedule of events:
3:00 p.m. - Board/Business meeting and discussion on current legislative activity
8:00 - 12:00 p.m. - Education
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00 - 5:00 p.m. - Education
Business Meeting - March 27 - 28, 2019
Business meeting on the afternoon of March 27th and 8 hours of education on March 28th for JP’s and Constable’s
75th Annual JPCA Training Conference - June 24 - 28, 2019
South Padre Island
Legislative Update - August 15, 2019
Training provided by the Texas Justice Court Training Center
Thank you for making our past
Education Conferences a success!
2018 annual conference
The 2018 Annual Conference was held on October 24 - 25, 2018 in Granbury, TX.
Justice Court Education
Justices of the Peace and Justice Court Clerks received 8-hours of education on Setting Bail, Mental Health Assessments, Civil Scenarios, and Eviction Scenarios taught by the Texas Justice Court Training Center.
Court Security Officer Training
Constables and Deputy Constables received the required TCOLE 8-hour Court Security Officer training.
Remembering Constable Zane G. Hilger
Our deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of retired Tarrant County Constable, and Past JPCA President, Zane G. Hilger.
Constable Hilger began his career with Tarrant County in 1983 as a Deputy Constable. He was appointed Constable for Precinct 3 in 1986 and remained in that position for twenty-six years until his retirement in 2012.
Visitation was held on Tuesday, August 7th and deputies escorted Constable Hilger to the Center of Unity church in Grapevine. Internment followed at 901 Bourland Road, Bourland Cemetery in Keller.
Association Meeting held at JPca annual conference
An association meeting to discuss business updates and the results of of the annual audit of association accounts was held at 10:00 a.m. on June 26 following the General Session at JPCA's Annual Conference in College Station.
2018 Quarterly Education Conference
On April 23 - 26, 2018, members met in Nacogdoches, TX for an intensive 3-day training class addressing the issues of Trauma Affected Veterans.
Intensive on Trauma Affected Veterans
Judges, Constables, Clerks, and Deputies took a 3-day training class to find out how to deal with trauma affected veterans.
2017 Annual Conference
The North Texas Justices of the Peace and Constables Association held its annual conference on November 1st and 2nd at the Best Western Hotel in Greenville, Texas. Join us next year for more fellowship and education!
2017 Annual Education Conference Presentations
Jena Prescott, Associate Transportation Researcher, from Texas A&M University shares data on fatal car crashes across Texas.