Court Jurisdiction


 The General Court handles misdemeanor cases, preliminary hearings to determine probable causes in felonies and preside over involuntary mental commitment hearings.  The General Court has exclusive jurisdiction over claims and damage not exceeding $15,000.



 Records Processed


The Court also processes such items as criminal warrants, civil cases and traffic summonses.



 Court Members


 Hon. Karen A. Henenberg-Chief Judge


 Hon. Thomas Kelley, Jr.


 Hon. Richard J. McCue


 Steven Spurr-Clerk of General Court



  Locations, Hours and Contact Information


 General District Court


 1425 North Courthouse Road


 Suite 2500 (2nd Floor)


 Arlington VA 22201



 Phone Numbers


 Traffic Violations:   703.228.7900


 Prepay Traffic Fine:   703.228.4599


 Criminal:  703.228.4405


 Civil & Small Claims:   703.228.4590


 Clerk’s Office: 703.228.4591



 Email


 sspur@courts.state.va.us
















General District Court


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