Bailiff / Marshal Unit

Working In Support of the Municipal Court

The Lytle Police Department provides security and law enforcement services to the Lytle Municipal Court.

Currently two officers are provided to work at each court session. While serving in that capacity they are compensated an hourly wage from funds from the Municipal Court Security Fund (A state authorized fee that is added to each citation).

Bailiff / Marshal Duties

  • Attends all court sessions
  • Provides security for the visitors, staff, defendants, and witnesses
  • Coordinates the service of court process and municipal court arrest warrants