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COVID-19 Update: 14B District Court

Due to COVID-19, the 14B District Court is CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. We are available by phone at 734-483-5300. We are currently unable to accept faxes, please email to .

The court offers many online tools that may allow users to address their needs without coming in to the court:

Video Appearance Information: If you have been instructed by the court to provide your contact information you may use the Contact Information Sheet. Prior to your first court hearing you will need to read and fill out and Advice of Rights Form.

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Judge Charles Pope PhotoCharles Pope, 14-B District Court Judge

Charles Pope was elected Judge of the 14-B District Court in 2008. He was reelected in 2014. Prior to his service in this capacity, he was appointed as the first Magistrate and Court Administrator of the (then) newly created 14-B District Court in December, 1984. He served in that position for 24 years before his election to the bench. Judge Pope graduated from the University of Michigan and Wayne State University Law School. He and his wife, Carol, have resided in Ypsilanti Township since 1982 and have two daughters.


Judge Pope currently presides over a Drug Court and Domestic Violence specialty docket. He has taught in the Eastern Michigan University Paralegal Program and for the Michigan Judicial Institute in the training of new Magistrates.

Charter Township of Ypsilanti  •  7200 S. Huron River Dr. Ypsilanti, Mi 48197  •  (734) 484 - 4700

Mon. - Fri., 8:30am - 4:30pm  •  Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm daily