2018 annual conference

October 24  - 25, 2018 in Granbury, TX. 

Join us in Granbury for North Texas JPCA's Annual Conference.

Constable Education: The required Court Security course will be offered for Constables and Deputy Constables.
Court Security presentation
NCSC Checklist
Sheriff’s Checklist

Judge and Clerk Education: 8 hours of education provided by TJCTC including Mental Health Warrants & the 16.22 Hearing, Setting Bonds, Civil Scenarios, and Eviction Scenarios. 
Mental Health & 16.22 powerpoint
Mental Health & 16.22 additional handouts
Setting Bail powerpoint
Setting Bail benchcard
Civil Scenarios
Eviction Scenarios

Registration Fee: $75 in advance, $100 at the door. Fee includes a lunch, continental breakfast, and breaks. 
Handouts: Handout materials will be posted on the NTJPCA & TJCTC website. 
Hotel: The Hilton Garden Inn has a bank of rooms reserved for this conference. Ask for North Texas JPCA's room block. 

Schedule of events
October 24th

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.  Business Meeting
10:30 - 11:30 A.M. Registration
1:00 - 5:00 P.m. Classes
October 25th
8:00 - 12:00 p.m. Classes

Click here to download the registration form. 

We hope you will join us in Granbury!

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 at JPca annual conference

An association meeting to discuss business updates and the results of of the annual audit of association accounts will be held at 10:00 a.m. on June 26 following the General Session at JPCA's Annual Conference in College Station. An agenda and minutes will be updated soon. For details on JPCA's conference location and agenda, visit https://www.jpca.com/overview/

Thank you for making our past
Education Conferences a success!

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.

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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.