Magistrate Court

The Polk County Magistrate Court is located in Courthouse #2
Suite 203
Cedartown, GA 30125

Court Office - 770-749-2130
Court Fax - 770-749-2186
Clerk of Court - 770-749-2187
Clerk's Fax - 770-749-2189
Rockmart Office 770-684-4718  -- Open Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


  • Magistrate
    Christy Cook Garner
  • Chief Magistrate
    B. Jean Crane
  • Deputy Clerk
    Binky Vaughn
  • Clerk of Court
    Evan Ledford
  • Court Coordinator
    Vonnie Gaut
  • Clerk
    Jayme Eason


  • Civil Matters Lawsuits
    On defendants residing in Polk County, $15,000.00 Limit.
  • Foreclosures
    Possession of collateral on unpaid contract or security agreement.
  • Distress Warrants
    Commercial rental evictions in Polk County.
  • Dispossessories
    Residential rental evictions in Polk County.
  • Garnishments
    Employment and bank/contract (from money judgment).
  • Criminal Matters
  • Abandoned Vehicle Foreclosures
    Autos, trucks, motorcycle, trailers (including House trailers and campers) and other street vehicles left abandoned by owner.
  • Bad Check Warrants
    After 10 day certified letter sent by merchant (some conditions Make these civil matters).
  • County Ordinance Violations and Animal Control Violations
  • Search Warrants
    For Police Officers and Investigators.
  • Preliminary Hearings
  • Arrest Warrants Hearing Applications
    Includes peace (good behavior) bond.
  • Extraditions Hearings
  • Bail Hearings
    For persons arrested on non-capital offenses.