Disclaimer: We cannot provide specific case information as Tennessee Code Annotated and Rules of Procedure provides for confidentiality in juvenile cases due to the nature of juvenile proceedings.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Who is the Juvenile Court Judge? A: Her name is Sophia Brown Crawford.
Magistrates who also hear cases are: Magistrate Carlton Lewis Magistrate Sheila Calloway Magistrate Michael O'Neil Magistrate Scott Rosenberg Magistrate Julie Ottman Magistrate Melinda Rigsby Magistrate Alan Calhoun
Q: Can I talk to the Judge? A: You can speak to her secretary at 862-8054, and she will help you.
Q: Is my child in detention? A: Call Juvenile Detention at 862-8066
Q: What is the number for Booking (Juvenile Detention Admitting and Release)? A: The number is 862-8066
Q: What is the DA's number? A: That number is 862-8043. (then 1 to bypass information)
Q: When is my Court Hearing date? A: Call the Clerk's Office at 862-7980 and ask for your court date.
Q: Who is my Probation Officer? A: If you're on Supervised Probation call 862-8009. If you're on Pretrial supervision call 862-8048.
Q: Where do I call about a runaway child? A: Call 862-7923 You must also call police to report the child missing 862-8600
Q: Where do I go to file for temporary custody of a child? A: Make an appointment first and then go to the Juvenile Court Intake division. Call 862-8052, 862-8011, 862-8079, on neglect/dependency custody matters only. Click Here for more details about Child Custody
Q. Who do I call regarding Orders of Protection? A: call 862-8011, 862-8052, 862-8079
Customer Service Line in Nashville: 253-4394 Toll-Free Customer Service Line: 1-800-838-6911 Call 862-7984 and ask the Clerk's Office to look up your account. (The Clerk's office can only provide information on payments that are made at the Clerk's Office)
Q: Who do I contact regarding Child Support? A: Juvenile court child support hearings number is 615-862-7980 (Juvenile Court Clerk's Office)
Customer Service Line in Nashville: 253-4394 Toll-Free Customer Service Line: 1-800-838-6911 Juvenile Court Clerk Child Support numbers are 862-7980, and 862-7984.
Q: What number do I call about my (Child Support) check? A: Call the state Central Child Support Receipting Unit at 253-4394.