The 2-A District Court Service Unit serves the Counties of Accomack and Northampton on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. The Eastern Shore of Virginia has a population of approximately 46,000 people spread out over 600 square miles. The Eastern Shore is known for its large farming and commercial fishing industry, its summer tourism, and its unique characteristics.
The Court Service Unit provides mandated services such as Domestic and Delinquent Intake services, Probation and Parole supervision, Direct Care supervision, Assessment and Investigations, and CHINS services. The Court Service Unit also works to secure many community based services such as sex offender services, in-home programs, substance abuse services and outpatient treatment services. Through the Virginia Juvenile Community Crime Control Act (VJCCCA) program, we provide Electronic Monitoring and Outreach services, Substance Abuse Testing and Assessment services, and Intensive Supervision services to the youth we serve.