Riverside Criminal Justice Agency
(Serving Hopewell, Prince George and Surry)
6404 Courthouse Road 
Prince George, VA 23875

Phone: (804) 733-2760 
Fax: (804) 733-2622     
E-Mail Riverside Criminal Justice Agency


8:30 am – 5:30 pm (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday) 
8:30 am – 7:00 pm (Tuesday) 
8:30 am – 4:00 pm (Friday)

Vision Statement  Our agency encourages offenders and defendants to become productive, law-abiding members of society by personal choice. We want to offer offenders and defendants the opportunity to acquire the skills and tools necessary to achieve these goals through enhanced supervision and the essential services.


Exemplary Employee of the Year 2019
Recipient: Ms. Angel Walston, Pretrial Officer

Exemplary Employee of the Year 2018
Recipient: Ms. Rachel Turner, Office Manager

Calm in the Eye of the Storm 2018
Recipient: Ms. Carolyn Romero, Pretrial Officer

Exemplary Employee of the Year 2017
Recipient: Ms. Bettina W. Coghill, Director

Calm in the Eye of the Storm 2017
Recipient:  Mr. Vernon Phelps, Probation Officer

Meritorious Service Award, November 2016
Recipient: Mr. Vernon Phelps, Probation Officer

Distinguished Service Award, November 2011
Recipient: Mrs. Carolyn Romero, Pretrial Officer

Together We Can Employee Recognition Award, November 2009
Recipient: Drug Court Treatment Team

Meritorious Service Award, November 2005 
Recipient: Ms. Tracey Jordan, Probation Officer

Community Criminal Justice Board Recognition Award, November 2004 
Recipient: RCJA

Distinguished Service Award, November 2003 
Recipient: Mr. Richard Brown, Sr. Probation Officer

Outstanding Director Award, November 2002 
Recipient: Mrs. Bettina Coghill, Director

Distinguished Service Award, November 2000
Recipient: Sheriff Donald Hunter