Virginia's Judicial System

Richmond-Marsh Criminal-Traffic at Manchester General District Court

13th Judicial District of Virginia

The General District Court for the City of Richmond is divided into two locations including both the criminal and traffic courts at each address. Please refer to your summons or subpoena to determine the correct address for your court appearance.

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Carol Bowman Kennedy


Phone: (804) 646-6677
Fax: (804) 646-0387

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


920 Hull Street
Richmond, VA 23224-4070


  • Hon. L. B. Cann III, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Claire G. Cardwell
  • Hon. David Eugene Cheek Sr.
  • Hon. David M. Hicks
  • Hon. Jacqueline S. McClenney
  • Hon. Tracy W. J. Thorne-Begland

Court Schedule

In Custody/Arraignments
   Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m.
Criminal Dockets/Bonded Arraignments
   Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m.
Traffic Dockets
   Mon. - Thurs., 11:30 a.m.
Mental Health Dockets
   Mon., 12:00 p.m.
City Code Dockets
   Tue. & Wed., 1:30 p.m.

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted for good cause.

Standing Order

Please see Local Court Links in the upper right corner of this page

Three Divisions

The City of Richmond General District Court shown on this Web page has two other divisions: