Job description Criminal District Courts hear felony criminal cases. Term is four years.
Duties Note: Criminal law deals with behavior that is an offense against the public, society, or the state—even if the victim is an individual.
Felonies are serious crimes; examples include murder, manslaughter, sexual assault, kidnapping, arson, and theft over $1,500 value.
Annual salary $18,000
Note: No other Criminal District Judges in Tarrant Count are up for election in 2018.