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Delaware Court of Common Pleas

The Court of Common Pleas is dedicated to the principle of equal and timely access to justice so that all individuals are treated with integrity, honesty, equality, respect for the rule of law and the rights of all. The Court uses all staff in a collaborative manner and operates efficiently while maintaining public trust and confidence. The Court of Common Pleas for the State of Delaware has criminal jurisdiction throughout the State over all Misdemeanors (except certain drug offenses), motor vehicle offenses, preliminary hearings in felony charges, appeals of criminal matters from the Justice of the Peace Courts, appeals of criminal matters from Alderman�s Courts The Court of Common Pleas also has statewide jurisdiction over civil actions in lawsuits where the amount in controversy does not exceed $50,000.00, change of name petitions, habitual offender motor vehicle hearings, administrative appeals from the Division of Motor Vehicles, appeals of civil lawsuits from the Justice of the Peace Courts.


Ms. Jackie Aff ,

Dept:Delaware Court of Common Pleas


For the State of Delaware
500 N. King Street
Suite 11800

Wilmington , DE 19801