Virginia's Judicial System


Prince George General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

6th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet
Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Denise Riddle Covington
email: [email protected]

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 733-2781, (804) 733-2783
Fax: 804-733-2678

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


6601 Courts Drive
P. O. Box 187
Prince George, VA 23875-0187

Effective 8/15/16:

The Prince George Combined District courtroom dress policy will be as follows:

No shorts, halters, tank tops, bare midriffs/stomachs or plunging necklines.

No clothing shall display vulgar, obscene or offensive language.

No sleepwear or mini skirts.

No hats, food, drinks or chewing gum.

No cell phones or electronic devices.

General District Judges

  • Hon. Bruce A. Clark Jr., Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Churchill Ridley Bain
  • Hon. Elbert D. Mumphery
  • Hon. Lyndia P. Ramsey
  • Hon. Harold Lee Townsend III

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. Jacqueline R. Waymack, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Christopher B. Ackerman
  • Hon. Wallace W. Brittle Jr.

Court Schedule

General District
   Monday
     8:30 a.m., Criminal Arraignments
     9:00 a.m., Criminal Trials
     1:00 p.m., Bond Hearings & Video Arraignments
   Tuesday
     9:00 a.m., Civil
     10:30 a.m., Contested Civil
     1:00 p.m., Garnishment Docket
   Wednesday
     8:30 a.m., Traffic Arraignments
     9:00 a.m., Attorney Traffic Trials
     11:00 a.m., Non-Attorney Traffic Trials
   Thursday
     8:30 a.m., State Trooper Traffic Arraignments
     9:00 a.m., State Trooper Traffic Cases

Juvenile & Domestic Relations
   2nd & 4th Monday
     1:00 p.m., Custody / Visitation / Support
   3rd Monday
     1:00 p.m., Department of Social Services Cases
   1st, 2nd & 3rd Tuesdays
     8:30 a.m., Arraignments & Juvenile Traffic Tickets
     9:00 a.m., Adult Domestic Criminal
     10:00 a.m., Juvenile Criminal
     1:00 p.m., Adult & Juvenile Dispositional Cases
   Protective Order Hearings Scheduled as Needed
   4th Tuesdays, DCSE
   8:30 a.m., Arraignments
   9:00 a.m., Regular Docket Begins
   1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Thursday
     8:30 a.m., Custody / Visitation / Support Cases
     8:30 a.m., Arraignments
     9:00 a.m., Regular Docket Begins
   1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Friday
     8:30 a.m., Custody / Visitation / Support / Non-Contested 
        Cases
     8:30 a.m., Arraignments
     9:00 a.m., Regular Docket Begins

Continuance Policy

First continuance for traffic infractions only granted by Clerk, subsequent by Judge.