On Tuesday, January 17, 2017 the Kent County Courthouse, Family Court and Justice of the Peace Court 16 in Dover will be closed to the public and employees due to the Governor’s Inauguration ceremony.

Brochures, Videos and Interactive Forms


The following videos, brochures and interactive forms are available from the Justice of the Peace Court to help you in filing or defending your case. Please feel free to ask the clerk for any of the following free materials.


Brochures


How to File and Defend a Civil Action in the Justice of the Peace Court

Sample Complaints

How to File and Defend a Summary Possession Action in the Justice of the Peace Court

Questions and Answers About the Rules of Evidence in the Justice of the Peace Court


Videos


Civil Proceedings in the Justice of the Peace Court


Interactive Forms


Landlord Tenant Summary Possession

Return of Security Deposit

Debt

Replevin

Trespass


Other Information


What to Expect at Trial in the Justice of the Peace Court