Fairfax County General District Court: Case Information
General District Court case information is available online for all Criminal, Traffic, Civil, and Small Claims cases. Case records are only retained for ten years (see Archives and Records Retention).
For case information, go to:
1. Review terms and conditions then type the characters in the image for
verification then click Accept.
2. For Court, select Fairfax County General District from the drop down menu on the left.
5. Select Name Search or Case Number Search for either Traffic/Criminal or Civil. Other options are available.
6. Review "Case Status" . If case is older than one year, select "ALL"
8. Click on "Search"
If searching by name, do not enter the middle name on your first attempt.
If search fails, try entering only the first two or three letters of the first name.
If search results in too many names, try entering the first letter of the middle name.
For additional search options, click on the Help button and read the instructions for Wildcard Search.
Many cases are not entered into the database until 1-2 weeks after
Note: Do not use the "Back" button on your browser within this application.