Why JP Duties Matter to You
If you are a resident of the White Tank Justice Precinct, the White Tank Justice of the Peace hands down Civil and Criminal decisions that matter to you and to your neighbors. Hence, you want a qualified, conservative, and fair candidate like David Osterfeld elected to the position.
It’s the Law
Your JP has exclusive jurisdiction over: (1) civil suits under $10,000 (exclusive of interest, costs, and awarded attorney fees); (2) orders of protection, injunctions against harassment, and injunctions against workplace harassment; (3) civil and criminal traffic violations that issue within the precinct; (4) landlord and tenant disputes; (5) every type of criminal misdemeanor cited into the court; (6) small claims disputes under $3,500.00; (7) issuance of search and arrest warrants; and (8) authorization to legally marry couples.
The White Tank Justice Court presides over matters arising within a precinct that includes areas within the communities of Avondale, Buckeye, Estrella Mountain, Goodyear, Litchfield Park, Luke AFB, Palm Valley, Pebble Creek, Tartesso, Tonopah, Verrado & Waddell. The thumbnail picture above shows this district, but to see it in a larger format, please just click on the photo.
The White Tank Justice of the Peace resolves lawsuits that allege damages in an amount of $10,000.00 or less and which can include:
Consumer Complaints Against Businesses
Negligence Actions and Injury Cases
Breach of Contract Cases
The White Tank Justice of the Peace will hear every type of criminal misdemeanor case under state law, including:
DUI (including Extreme DUI)
Assault & Battery
Violations of Orders of Protection and Injunctions Against Harassment