This is a criminal district court.
|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.
Note: there are no Democratic candidates for this office.
|Ruben Gonzales (incumbent)||Republican Primary|