Category Archives: Joint Judicial Center

Courthouse Hours

Normal hours are: Monday thru Friday except for holidays and inclement weather. 7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Please note, even though the JJC hours of operation are listed above, each Clerk has hours of operation specific to their office.  Please check with the office you are visiting before planning your visit.
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Parking

There are several metered parking spaces around the courthouse.  If you would like to park in a garage, there are two close to the courthouse. The first is “Court Square Parking” located just to the south of the courthouse with entrances on both the Kent and Cameron Street sides. The second is “George Washington Auto…
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Screening Stations

Upon entering the Courthouse from either the Kent or Cameron Street sides, you MUST pass through a screening location.  At these locations, you will be asked to place all metallic items from you person into a container to be visually verified by the Screen Station Deputy. NO weapons or any items that can be used…
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Finding Your Way Around

1- Information Desk- Near the Cameron Street Entrance on the 1st floor. 2- Winchester City Sheriff's Office- Between the Information desk and the elevators on the 1st floor. 3- Winchester Circuit Court Clerk’s Office- Near the Kent Street Entrance on the 1st floor 4- Frederick County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office- Near the Cameron Street Entrance the  …
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The Courtrooms

2A-Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court-Cameron Street side on the 2nd floor. 2B-Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court-Cameron Street side on the 2nd floor. 2D- General District Court-Kent Street side of courthouse on the 2nd floor 3A- Frederick County Circuit Court-Cameron street side of courthouse on the 3rd floor. 3B- Circuit Court, Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court,…
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Courtroom Attire and Conduct

All persons entering the courtroom must dress and act in a respectful and appropriate manner indicative of the dignity of court proceedings. Examples of inappropriate dress and behavior include, but are not limited to: Shorts/tank tops Hats, headbands or kerchiefs, except for religious or medical needs Excessive/inappropriate body exposure Sunglasses except for medical needs Bare…
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