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Commonwealth's Attorney - La Bravia J. Jenkins
LaBraviaJenkins_thumb.jpgAfter Hours Circuit Court Informational Line
This line is for witnesses in Circuit Court cases to confirm the need for their appearance in Circuit Court the next day. (This is an outgoing message line only. Do not attempt to leave messages.) Call 540-310-0675 for information.

Primary Function

The Commonwealth’s Attorney prosecutes all criminal and serious traffic offenses which occur within the City of Fredericksburg, including those on the University of Mary Washington campus. In the courts, the Commonwealth’s Attorney and Deputy and Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorneys represent the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Corollary Functions
  • Advises and assists law-enforcement agencies, including the Grand Jury
  • Serves as liaison between courts and various agencies or departments
  • Provides instruction and counsels police officers
  • Advises City code compliance officials and prosecutes City building code and safety violations
  • Interacts with victims and witnesses of crimes
  • Provides information to members of City agencies and boards regarding filing of financial disclosure and real estate disclosure forms
  • Renders conflict-of-interest opinions and seeks official advisory opinions from the Attorney General
  • Handles appeals of civil commitments.

The Commonwealth’s Attorney for the City of Fredericksburg serves only the City of Fredericksburg. Other jurisdictions are served by their duly elected Commonwealth’s Attorney.

Freedom of Information Act 

All Freedom of Information Act requests made of the Commonwealth's Attorney shall be directed the to the following designated FOIA Officer:

Candice L. Fleming, RP, CP
Senior Paralegal
P.O. Box 886
Fredericksburg, Va 22404-0886

Contact Us
La Bravia J. Jenkins
Commonwealth’s Attorney
Contact Us

601 Caroline St.
Suite 600
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

PO Box 886
Fredericksburg, VA 22404

Ph: 540-372-1040
Fx: 540-372-1181

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

After Hours Circuit Court Informational Line

Ph: 540-310-0675
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