If you were charged with reckless driving in Hampton, Virginia, you will be summoned to appear at the General District Court in Hampton. The court house is located at 236 North King Street, 2nd Floor Hampton, VA 23669-3518.  There are three female judges in the Hampton General District Court. The current judges are: Hon. Corry N. Smith, Hon. Selena Stellute Glenn, and Hon. Tonya Henderson-Stith. Judges typically rotate their assigned courtroom each month. It is not too hard to find free parking in the lots or streets around the courthouse.

Hampton Traffic Court Docket

Typically, the traffic docket where reckless driving charges are heard is in Courtroom C and Courtroom D, at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. You should check your summons for the exact date, time, and court room your appearance is required at. 

Commonwealth Attorney Involvement

The Hampton Commonwealth Attorney’s office typically doesn’t get involved with prosecuting a reckless driving charge at the General District Court level. However, the Commonwealth Attorney’s office can get involved if it wanted to. Anton Bell is the current Commonwealth Attorney. He has Assistant Commonwealth Attorneys working under him.

Possible Reckless Driving Defenses

If you are still wondering, Do I really need an Attorney?”, please read this article.  I would be glad to go over the specifics of your case with you.  In cases where there is enough evidence to find you guilty, I can make an argument to have your charges reduced based on mitigating factors.

Call 757-932-0464

for a free consultation on your reckless driving charge.