General Information

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prince George's County Hyattsville District Court

Welcome to the District Court of Maryland for Prince George's County located in Hyattsville, MD.

The District Court hears landlord/tenant cases, replevin actions, traffic violations, criminal cases classified as misdemeanors and certain felonies, and civil cases in the amount of $30,000 or less. The District Court does not conduct jury trials.

Hon. Lisa Angela Hall Johnson
​​​​​Administrative Judge
Robert Prender
​​​​​Administrative Clerk
Nettina Surpris-Gause
​​​​​Administrative Commissioner
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General Information: 301-298-4200  | Toll-free Number (In-state only): 1-800-943-8853
TTY users call Maryland RELAY: 711

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The courthouse is located at 4990 Rhode Island Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20781-2008No food or drink are permitted in this building. For assistance with special needs, contact the court immediately.

General 
Court is located on Rt. 1.

Bus Information
The Bus Route 13
https://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/1120/Countys-TheBus
Metro - West Hyattsville Metrorail, Prince George's Plaza Metrorail and then take TheBus, Route 13.
http://www.wmata.com

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Fee garage; metered parking on street.

District 5 - Prince George's County

Bar Update - Phase IV and V - 03/03/2021
Return to Phase III - Reopening Plan - 11/20/2020
Phase V - Implementation Plan - 09/25/2020
Phase V - October Matrix - 09/25/2020
Phase V - Overview - 09/25/2020
Bulletin - 09/24/2020
Phase IV - Reopening Summary - 08/21/2020
Phase IV - Docket Matrix - Hyattsville - 08/21/2020
Local Bar Update - 08/21/2020
District 5 - COVID Bulletin - 07/17/2020
Local Bar Update - 06/05/2020
Phase IV - Reopening Plan - 06/05/2020
Local Bar Update - 04/20/2020
Bar Update - Remote Hearings for Bail Review - 04/03/2020
Administrative Order Extending Stay of Evictions - 03/27/2020
Statewide - Issued by the Chief Judge of the District Court
new bubbleCommunication Regarding The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Interim Final Rule Involving The CDC Agency Order And Failure To Pay Rent Landlord Tenant Actions - 04/30/2021
new bubbleEmergency Rental Assistance Program  - 04/30/2021
Communication on CDC Agency Order and Landlord Tenant Actions - 03/30/2021
Fourth Revised Communication Affidavit Judgment in the District Court - 03/12/2021
Communication Regarding District Court Restricted Operations and Landlord/Tenant Actions During Return to Phase IV - 02/26/2021
Communication Regarding the Recently Enacted Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 - Updated 01/29/2021

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