Denver County Court

One Time Arraignment Continuance

One Time Arraignment Continuance

A one-time continuance, or reschedule, may be granted for municipal or misdemeanor cases scheduled for arraignment in the Criminal Division at Lindsey-Flanigan Courthouse. The rescheduled hearing cannot exceed two-weeks from the currently scheduled date. Municipal and misdemeanor cases are heard Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday. The municipal docket is at 8:00 AM and the misdemeanor docket is at 1:00 PM.

The one-time continuance can be requested in person in the Criminal Clerk’s Office, 520 W. Colfax Avenue, Room 160, over the telephone at (720) 337-0410, or on the Denver County Court website using a valid email, phone number and address.

The following criteria must apply to receive the one-time continuance:

  • The case is set for arraignment with no previous continuance;
  • The request must be at least 24 hours in advance of the currently scheduled date and time.
  • The defendant cannot be in custody or on bond;

Cases that are not eligible for a one-time continuance are:

  • Unlawful Sexual Contact
  • Bias-Motivated Crimes
  • Careless Driving – Resulting in Death
  • Indecent Exposure
  • Violation of Protection Order
  • Harassment
  • Child Abuse
  • Assault
  • DUI

One Time Continuance

To electronically request a one-time continuance, please complete the following:
  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
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  • I hereby submit this information to receive a one-time continuance for my arraignment. I understand it is my responsibility to appear at the arraignment court on the date which will be provided to me via email within one business day.