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Departments J - Z
The Criminal Division of Effingham County Magistrate Court is responsible for processing the following applications:
Deposit Account Fraud (Bad Checks)
Good Behavior Bonds -
Magistrate Court is NO LONGER accepting applications.
Temporary Protective/Restraining Orders
Temporary protective orders (TPO) or restraining orders are not done through the Magistrate Court of Effingham County.
Temporary Protective Orders
To obtain a Temporary Protective Order you may go through
Victim Witness of Effingham County
Or you may contact your attorney for legal advice.
Restraining orders must be in the
Superior Court of Effingham County
Deposit Account Fraud
Good Behavior Bonds
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