Courts in Dover, Delaware

There are 2 Courts in Dover, Delaware, serving a population of 37,109 people in an area of 24 square miles. There is 1 Court per 18,554 people, and 1 Court per 11 square miles.

In Delaware, Dover is ranked 14th of 89 cities in Courts per capita, and 15th of 89 cities in Courts per square mile.

List of Dover Courts

Find Dover, Delaware courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts.


Dover Justice Court 480 Bank Lane Dover, DE

Kent County Court 38 The Green Dover, DE

About Dover Courts

Courts in Dover, DE are government institutions that resolve legal disputes in accordance with local Kent County and Delaware law and are housed in Kent County courthouses. Courts are divided into Criminal Courts and Civil Courts. In Dover Criminal Courts, the government prosecutes a case against parties accused of breaking the law. In Dover Civil Courts the Court resolves disputes between citizens.

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Dover Jury Duty Requirements
Convicted Felons DisqualifiedYes
English RequiredYes
Residency RequirementCounty Resident: 1 Day
Minimum Age18
Time Since Prior Jury Service2 years