Please be advised that on Wednesday, June 19, 2024, most Justice of the Peace Court locations will be closed in recognition of Juneteenth. Only Justice of the Peace Court 11 (New Castle County) and Court 7 (Kent County) will remain open 24 hours. Justice of the Peace Court 3 (Sussex County) will be open from 0600-2400 (no new cases after 2300).

The Delaware Courts will be closed Wednesday, June 19, 2024 in honor of Juneteenth. Justice of the Peace Courts 11 (New Castle County), 7 (Kent County), and 3 (Sussex County) will remain open.

Judicial Officers


Members of the Judiciary


Justice of the Peace Court Chief Magistrate

Justice of the Peace Court Chief Magistrate Alan Davis

Alan Davis

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Justices of the Peace - Kent County

Justice of the Peace Court Chief Magistrate

Back Row (left to right):
D. Ken Cox, Alexander Montano, James Murray, Michael Green

Front Row (left to right):
Nicole Alston-Jackson, Kevin Wilson (DCM), Dana Tracy, Jamie Hicks, Judy Smith

Not Pictured:
Dwight Dillard, W.G. Edmanson II, Michael Sherlock

Justices of the Peace - New Castle County

Justice of the Peace Court Chief Magistrate

Back Row (left to right):
Christopher Portante, Mary Ellen Naugle, Thomas Kenney, David Skelley, Earl MacFarlane, Michelle Michini-Adam, Alex Peterson III, John Potts, Bobby Hoof, Susan Ufberg, Walter Newton, Nicholas Brock

Front Row (left to right):
Kerry Kowal, Shelley Losito, Amanda Moyer, Maria Perez-Chambers, Marie Page, Shameka Booker, Cheryl McCabe-Stroman

Not Pictured:
Nina Bawa, Peter Burcat, Bracy Dixon Jr., Shanaya Eyong, James Hanby Sr., Sean McCormick (DCM), Gerald Ross III, Katharine Ross, Rodney Vodery


Justices of the Peace - Sussex County

Justice of the Peace Court Chief Magistrate

Back Row (left to right):
Christopher Bradley, Scott Willey, John Hudson, Brett Graves, Maria Castro, Kristine Kellenbenz, Matthew Tingle, Richard Comly, William Patrick Wood

Front Row (left to right):
Candace Whitelock, Terri Davis, Deborah Keenan (DCM), Catherine Hester, Stephani Adams, Leah Chandler

Not Pictured:
John Adams, Mirta Collazo, Bethany Crowley, Jennifer Sammons