Frequently Asked Questions

When appearing on a citation, a defendant will be asked to enter his or her plea to the charges alleged. There are three different answers: 1) guilty; 2) not guilty; or 3) nolo contendere or no contest. The plea entered is very important and should be considered carefully due to the consequences of each.

You can request time served for Mansfield Charges from the Mansfield Municipal Judge. To request time served on charges from another agency, you must contact that specific agency in which the charges are held.

When appearing on a citation, a defendant will be asked to enter his or her plea to the charges alleged. There are three different options: 1) guilty; 2) not guilty; 3) nolo contendere or no contest. The plea entered is important and should be considered carefully due to the consequences of each. 

See the page about Plea Options for more details.