Virginia's Judicial System


Colonial Heights General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

12th Judicial District of Virginia

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

Clerk


Ms Donna D. Slade

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 520-9346
Phone: 804-451-0213 (J&DR)
Fax: (804) 520-9370
Fax: 804-479-3952 (J&DR)

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


P. O. Box 3401
Colonial Heights, VA 23834-9001

Physical address: 550 Boulevard, Colonial Heights, VA 23834

General District Judges

  • Hon. Pamela O'Berry, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. James J. O'Connell III, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Thomas L. Vaughn, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Keith Nelson Hurley

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. J. David Rigler, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Lynn S. Brice, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. D. Gregory Carr, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Bonnie C. Davis, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Edward A. Robbins Jr., Presiding Judge
  • Ms. Jayne Ann Pemberton

Court Schedule

General District
   Civil
   Garnishment Returns: 1st & 3rd Mon., 12:30 p.m.
   General Docket: 1st, 3rd & 5th Mon, 1:00 p.m.
   Contested Docket: 2nd, 4th & 5th Mon., 1:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
   Civil Motions: 1st & 3rd Mon., 2:30 p.m.
   Traffic
   Mon. & Tues., 8:30 a.m.
   Tues., 1:00 p.m.
   Criminal Misdemeanors & Felonies
   Wed., 8:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
   Criminal & Traffic Pretrials
   Mon., Tues., & Wed., 10:45 a.m.
   Video Arraignments: 11:30 a.m.
   ASAP Returns
   4th Wed., 10:00 a.m.
   Pretrial & Probation Violations
   Wed., 10:00 a.m.

Juvenile & Domestic Relations
   Criminal & Delinquency
   Thurs., 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m.
   Civil
   Fri., 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m.
   Traffic
   Thurs., 11 a.m.
   Contested Cases
   Thurs., 2:00 p.m.
   Adult Pretrials
   Thurs, 10:45 a.m.
   Video Arraignments, 11:30 a.m.
   Juvenile Pretrial Hearings
   2nd Thurs., 8:15 a.m.


Continuance Policy

General District Court continuances granted by Judge on motion. Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court by Judge on motion.