Court Order Prohibits Cell Phones in Alexandria Courthouse

A recent court order prohibits cell phones and similar devices in the Alexandria Courthouse located at 520 King Street.

Page updated on Oct 2, 2017 at 3:30 PM

Effective October 2, 2017, all cell phones, cameras, video recording devices or similar equipment are prohibited by court order inside the Alexandria Courthouse without court authorization.

Visitors may store such items in lockers for a quarter. Law enforcement, attorneys, media and courthouse staff are exempted. Any individuals who need their phones or similar devices for evidence must first request permission from the judge in court.

No Cell Phones in Courthouse