COVID-19: Please see IMPORTANT information for Denver County Court operations HERE
Follow Denver County Court on Facebook & Twitter for additional updates related to COVID-19
EFFECTIVE 08/02/2021: Denver County Court has resumed IN-PERSON PROCEEDINGS

with some exceptions

CLICK HERE for IMPORTANT INFORMATION pertaining to VIRTUAL HEARINGS
Missed Your Court Date? Contact Us
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:
  • :
  • 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.