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  • Traffic and Parking Tickets

    Traffic tickets issued by the Denton, UNT, and TWU Police Departments are handled through the City of Denton Municipal Court: 601 E. Hickory St, Suite D, Denton, TX 76205 

    Municipal Court Hours:
    Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., excluding City holidays 
    (940) 349-8331, DentonMunicipalCourt@cityofdenton.com 

  • Planning a Parade or Event

    The Denton Police Department Special Events Coordinator assists in the planning and execution of street closures, parades, political protests, and other events requiring a law enforcement presence. All Denton police officers working at an event are governed by department policy to ensure that a professional service is provided.

    Special Events Coordinator: Ofc. Sarah Keith (940) 349-7831

    Additional information about planning a special event can be found here

  • Alarm Permits

    An alarm permit is required for all alarm systems operated within the City, both monitored and non-monitored audible alarms. The permit is good for one year from the month of issue and costs $5 annually. Please bring a completed application to the City of Denton Police Department at 601 E. Hickory St., Suite E. 

    Download the application form. 

  • Solicitor and Itinerant Merchant Permits

    Solicitors, handbill distributors, and itinerant merchants are required to obtain a permit to conduct such business within the city limits. The Denton Police Department reviews these applications and issues the permits. Please bring a completed application to the City of Denton Police Department at 601 E. Hickory St., Suite E.


    Download the application form.