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Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule of Services -- Updated 11/25/2014 10:55:23 AM
All City of Alexandria government offices will be closed on Thursday, November 27, and Friday, November 28, in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. Residential trash and recycling will be collected on Thanksgiving Day, November 27, beginning at 6 a.m.
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General District Court
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The General District Court has original jurisdiction in all misdemeanors (fines up to $2,500 or sentences up to twelve months in jail, or both); original and exclusive jurisdiction in civil cases involving $4,500 or less; and generally, concurrent jurisdiction with the 18th Circuit Court in claims involving $4,500 but not exceeding $25,000. The Court sits without a jury.

The Court also handles traffic and criminal cases, and preliminary hearings for any individual charged with a felony to determine if there is "probable cause." If "probable cause" is established, the accused is bound over to the Grand Jury. For information on traffic cases, call 703.746.4041; for civil cases, call 703.746.4021; and for criminal cases, call 703.746.4030. 

Related Information: 

520 King St., 2nd Floor
Alexandria, VA 22314
703.746.4041

Traffic Clerk Prepayment
703.746.4041

Civil & Small Claims Clerk
703.746.4021

Criminal Clerk
703.746.4030

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.