Civil & Criminal Calendars
All civil and criminal hearings are held at the Decatur County Jail Courtroom, 912 Spring Creek Road, Bainbridge, Georgia. The general civil trial calendar is heard the first Thursday of each month (subject to scheduling modifications). Dispossessory hearings and other time-sensitive civil matters are scheduled on an individual basis. Most criminal matters including first appearances and preliminary hearings are calendared on an individual basis. Ordinance violation trials are held on the first Friday of each month (subject to scheduling modifications) First appearance/bond hearings generally take place every day as-needed. If you need to schedule a hearing, or find out when a hearing will take place, please contact the Clerk at 229-248-3014.