556 N. McDonough Street, DeKalb County Courthouse
Decatur, GA 30030-3356
The DeKalb Magistrate Court handles criminal matters. This page is divided into topics and terminologies. Click the topic you want to learn more about or the terminologies and definitions that you want to review from the list below. If you need more information please contact the Clerk's Office at 404-294-2150.
Please note that hours are abbreviated on county holidays, so please contact the Magistrate Court or the court's calendar page for exact times of operation. On Thanksgiving and Christmas Day, the court is open for police officers only.