DeKalb County, Georgia Judicial OperationsWelcome to the DeKalb County Courthouse and our partner facilities. New judicial and executive orders are in effect through June 7, 2021 during the current public
The State Court was created by the acts of the Legislature of 1951, as amended. The State Court became a Constitutional Court in 1983, and has jurisdiction within the territorial limits of DeKalb County.
The DeKalb Magistrate Court was created in 1983 and handles civil, criminal, and ordinance issues in DeKalb County, Georgia. DeKalb County Magistrate Court is a county court that is called the “people’s court.”