Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court

Public Announcement
The Supreme Court of Virginia issued an Order EXTENDING the declaration of a Judicial Emergency in response to COVID-19 wherein it is Ordered that Non-Essential, Non-Emergency court proceedings in all circuit and general district courts be in effect and continue beginning April 6 through April 26, 2020.  Read the Declaration here.  

All cases of the following type  have been continued: 

  • Child Support
  • Civil Custody & Visitation
  • Adult Criminal Cases (Defendant is not incarcerated)
  • Juvenile Delinquency Criminal Cases (Juvenile is not in detention)

Witnesses subpoenaed for these matters are excused from appearing. 

If your case has been continued, please contact one of the following offices: 

J&DR Clerk’s Office - 757-890-3470
Commonwealth’s Attorney - 757-890-3401

For all other case types, please report to court as scheduled.  Only emergency motions will be received at the courthouse during this period. 

For Court Service Unit Information (Juvenile Probation), call 757-890-3480.

This information is subject to change. Please check periodically for future updates.