The Isle of Wight General District Court handles criminal, traffic and civil cases.
Criminal cases are taken on Thursdays at 1:00 p.m. The Court hears preliminary hearings on felonies and misdemeanors committed within Isle of Wight County. There is an arraignments docket on Thursdays at 9:00 a.m.
Traffic cases are heard on several dockets as follows:
- Town of Smithfield Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m.
- Sheriff’s Office Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.
- State Police Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.
- Town of Windsor Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m.
Civil cases to a jurisdiction limit of $15,000 are heard on Wednesdays at 1:00 p.m.
You may visit Virginia’s Judicial System Web Site for more information on General District Courts and the Virginia Court System.
The office is open weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. For questions regarding traffic violations or other information, please contact us at the information provided below.General District Court
Keith Daniel, Clerk
P.O. Box 122
17000 Josiah Parker Circle
Isle of Wight, Virginia 23397