Criminal Subpoena Information


A subpoena duces tecum is the process by which the court, at the request of a party to an action, commands a witness to produce certain documentary evidence or tangible objects pertinent to the proceedings.

Requirements for Issuance of Subpoena Duces TecumPDF icon


A witness subpoena is the process by which the court commands a witness to appear and give testimony.  Parties must prepare their own subpoena duces tecum and file the form in the Criminal Division of the Fairfax Circuit Court Clerk's Office.

Request For Witness Subpoena FormPDF icon

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