Beginning Monday, April 26, 2021, all Howard County Courts will begin Phase V of the Maryland Judiciary’s COVID-19 operations plan, including jury trials in Circuit Court. The spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to impact the daily operation of the Maryland Judiciary.

The Judiciary is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and evaluating its ongoing response to this public health emergency. Some courts will continue using technology for remote proceedings, either by video or telephone, but please note that this will vary by court location. The general public, members of the media, and attorneys should reference the COVID-19 webpages for the latest information on individual court operations. Court closings related to coronavirus.

Additionally, the courts are requiring any individual, including employees, seeking access to a courthouse or court office location to:

  • Answer a set of screening questions;
  • Be subject to temperature checks;
  • Wear a facial covering or mask; and
  • Practice social distancing.

For more info please click the attached link: www.mdcourts.gov/coronavirusupdate.

Please note: If you have any questions or concerns, please call our main line at 410-313-2108.

Victim Assistance staff members remain available to address questions and concerns regarding the status of your case. Please do not hesitate to contact our offices at 410-313-3153 or send an email to kvasco@howardcountymd.gov

DISTRICT COURT CASES
The following information is for MONDAY, MAY 17, 2021:

Unless otherwise instructed, no witnesses are needed in the following cases:

NONE

Only Probation Agents are needed in the following cases:

NONE

In all other cases not listed here, all witnesses are needed and must report to the assigned courtroom by 8:45 am.  The address for the District Court for Howard County is 3451 Courthouse Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043.

If you need accommodation for your court appearance, please call 410-313-3100 in advance of your scheduled court appearance.

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