UPDATE 6:47 am March 21: The City of Charlottesville is under a Winter Weather Warning. Charlottesville City Government offices will open at 11am today. Charlottesville Schools are CLOSED Wednesday March 21.  Click here for snow-related cancellations.

The Commonwealth's Attorney, his deputy and assistants are responsible for prosecuting criminal cases (felonies and misdemeanors) for the Commonwealth of Virginia. The attorneys in this office are responsible for assisting victims of any crime which occurs in the City of Charlottesville. There is no charge for services provided by this office.

Commonwealth's Attorney's Office
Room 331, City Hall
PO Box 911
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone: (434) 970-3176
Fax: (434) 971-8202

Commonwealth's Attorney (elected):
Joseph D. Platania

Assistant Commonwealth's Attorneys (appointed):
Elizabeth V. Killeen
Areshini Pather
Nina-Alice Antony

Administrative Assistants:
Connie Eddins
Sissy Leatherwood


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