Tips on Testifying

  • Please arrive at the time listed on your subpoena.
  • Please take note of the court’s address as Fredericksburg has separate locations for Circuit, General District, and Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court.
  • Please note that cell phones are not allowed in court.
  • Please dress appropriately; shorts are not allowed.
  • Please do not bring small children to court. You will be required to remain outside the courtroom if you bring them.
  • Please bring any evidence you may have with you the day of the hearing.
  • Please bring any relevant witnesses who may not have been subpoenaed.
  • If you have questions regarding your testimony, or require the services of an interpreter, please call the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office at 540-372-1040 and ask to speak with the prosecutor assigned to the case.
  • If you have been threatened, contact the Fredericksburg Police Department at 540-373-3122.
  • If you are subpoenaed to Circuit Court, you may call 540-310-0675 after 5:00 p.m. for information on Circuit Court cases scheduled for the next day. This is an outgoing message line only, you will not be able to leave a message.
  • If you have questions regarding your rights as a victim/witness or the criminal justice process, please call the Victim Witness Assistance Program at 540-993-1660.

La Bravia J. Jenkins

Commonwealth’s Attorney

PO Box 886

Fredericksburg, VA 22404

Ph: 540-372-1040

Fx: 540-372-1181

Hours

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Monday - Friday

After Hours Circuit Court Informational Line

Ph: 540-310-0675 after 5 p.m. 

Victim Witness Assistance Program 

Ph: 540-993-1660 

Police Department (non-emergency)

540-373-3122

General District Court Case Information

Circuit Court Case Information

Fredericksburg Police Department

Stafford County Sheriff’s Office

Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s Office 

Spotsylvania County Commonwealth’s Attorney

Stafford County Commonwealth’s Attorney