Commonwealth's Attorney

Floyd County Courthouse
Room 108
100 East Main St
Floyd, VA 24091

Phone: (540) 745-9369
Fax: (540) 745-3991
Email: sshortt@floydcova.org

Regular Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., 12:00 - 12:30 p.m. closed for lunch, Monday - Friday
The Floyd County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office observes all State holidays.

The Commonwealth's Attorney's Office is responsible for the prosecution of criminal violations of law that occur in Floyd County. As the Chief Law Enforcement Official for the County, the Commonwealth's Attorney advises the Sheriff's Office, the Virginia State Police and other law enforcement agencies regarding criminal matters. The Commonwealth's Attorney does not handle civil matters except in limited circumstances such as drug asset forfeitures and collections of unpaid court costs.

Our office consists of a Commonwealth's Attorney and support staff. Additionally, the Victim-Witness Program and the Women's Resource Center work with our office to provide support to the victims of criminal crimes.

Stephanie Murray Shortt : sshortt@floydcova.org
Commonwealth's Attorney

Rebecca H. Cockram: bcockram@floydcova.org
Administrative Assistant / Circuit Court Matters

Jessica Thomas: jthomas@floydcova.org
Legal Assistant / Combined District Court Matters