Courthouse Policies

The Calvert County Courthouse is located at 175 Main St., Prince Fredrick, Maryland, and is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

All persons entering the courthouse must submit to security screening for the purpose of detecting weapons and contraband. Such searches may include the use of electronic or other specialized equipment or manual searches, as deemed appropriate by court security. In addition, all briefcases, packages, bags, purses, wallets, cell phones, electronic devices and other personal belongings will be scanned by an x-ray machine and may be manually inspected. The following items may not be brought into the courthouse:

  • Weapons of any kind
  • Mace or similar sprays
  • Radios
  • Food or beverages

Electronic Devices Policy
Cell phones and other electronic devices are permitted in the courthouse; however, all devices must be turned off in courtrooms. Find more information on our Cell Phones and Electronics Devices Policy webpage.

Smoking Policy

Consuming tobacco or cannabis via smoking, using or carrying any activated or lighted cigarettes, cigars, cigarillos, pipes, water pipes, vaporizers or other smoking apparatuses to produce vapor or smoke is prohibited. View the Courthouse policy on smoking (PDF).

Weapons and Contraband Policy
View the Courthouse policy on weapons, contraband and related matters (PDF).

For information concerning closings and delays due to weather conditions or other emergency situations, visit out Emergency Closures webpage.

Assistance with Special Needs
To ensure compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the courts have designated ADA Coordinators for their facilities and services. Visit our ADA Accommodations and Interpreters webpage to request and view accommodations.

Contact Us

Phone directory for the Circuit Court for Calvert County (PDF)