1200 South Hutchinson Avenue
Adel, Georgia 31620
(229) 896-2266
 

Magistrate Court
1000 County Farm Road
Adel, Georgia 31620
(
229) 896-3151 P
(229) 896-5186 F
The Honorable Melvin Simmons
Chief Magistrate
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The Magistrate Court provides the following services for Cook County:

♦  Issue and conduct civil claims 
♦  Issue garnishments 
♦  Writs
♦  Dispossessory 
♦  Foreclosures
♦  Issue subpoenas
♦  Issue post judgment interrogatories
♦  Enforce county ordinances
♦  Perform marriages
♦  Issue search warrants
♦  Issue civil judgments
♦  Issue almost all criminal warrants
♦  Setup pre-warrant application hearings
♦  Issue bad check warrants (deposit account fraud)
♦  Hold bond hearings (set the amount of bond)
♦  Issue conditions orders on family violence warrants
♦  Execute and accept written waivers of extradition
♦  Can issue contempt orders
♦  Issue bench warrants

The monetary limit of the Magistrate Court is $15,000.