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TARRANT COUNTY CONSTABLE'S OFFICE PRECINCT 7

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Located in the heart of the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex, Tarrant County Precinct 7 includes the cities of Arlington, Burleson. Dalworthington Gardens, Grand Prairie, Kennedale, and Mansfield. Tarrant County Precinct 7 is home to about 400,000 citizens. Tarrant County consists of a total of Eight Precincts, each with their own Constable. Constables, are the first link in the County's chain of Law Enforcement. Constables have all the same enforcement powers of Texas Peace Officers. Constable's in Tarrant County handle all the civil process served in this area.

Our Duties Include:

  • Delivering subpoenas to witnesses
  • Acting as bailiff
  • Executing judgments and warrants
  • Process serving
  • Assist the Justice of the Peace, County and District courts
  • Assist the Attorney General's Office with child support
  • Patroling functions
  • Making criminal investigations
  • Assisting other Law Enforcement Agencies and Emergency Service Departments
  • Enforce laws regarding illegal dumping
  • Enforce laws on hot checks
  • Operation of truancy programs
  • Stop vehicles for major traffic violations
  • Constables are involved in the overall effort to reduce the effects of crime in their communities
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Our Mission, Vision, Goals and Values

Mission
The mission of the Tarrant County Constable's Office Pct. 7 is to provide the best service possible to our community. We will work hard to uphold the core values for what our citizens expect of us at all times. This office will establish positive working relations with fellow agencies to improve public safety and awareness in order to make our area a better place to live. Deputies will insure that all civil process is served in a diligent manner to maintain and build trust. We will develop and implement programs that strengthen our economy by providing valuable resources for our local businesses to assist in their success.

Vision
The vision of the Tarrant County Constable's Office Pct. 7 is "This office will operate with the best interest of all the citizens of Tarrant County and that we are effective stewards of their taxpayer dollars."

Goals
  • To provide high quality, cost effective and accountable services to the citizens of Tarrant County.
  • To provide an expidited service to all the courts, attorneys, and businesses that use this office.
  • Develop programs that educate our citizens in areas of personal safety and awareness.
  • To make this an office the citizens can depend on and trust.

Values

Integrity
We do what you expect of us and that is to do "the right thing," adhering to both the spirit and the letter of the law. We act in ways that bring honor to the profession and build trust, confidence and respect with the communities and people we serve.

Professionalism
We believe that the need for continuing education is paramount to the highest standards possible. The more we can learn and excel in our profession, the better we can serve our community. We work above and beyond to ensure our citizens receive the service they expect. The image we portray not only reflects on us, but also to each citizen in this County.

Accountability
We want our citizens, businesses, fellow agencies and elected officials to know that we are available to them at all times. With old fashioned values, we will do an honest days work.


Service
The citizens are our customer. We serve our customer by responding in a professional, courteous and efficient manner. Proactively, we work in partnership with community members, organizations and other agencies to solve problems and create safe and healthy neighborhoods. We work around the demand of the community. Deputies in this office at no time will ever be self serving.

Teamwork
We work as a team, while respecting and supporting each other's roles and responsibilities. We encourage and recognize each officer's creativity and their initiative that develops the goals of the Tarrant County Constable's Office Pct. 7. We share in each others success.