Paternity and Child Support STX Facility closed due to Air quality challenges

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – Attorney General Ariel Smith is advising the public of the early closure of the Department of Justice, Paternity and Child Support Division office located at #3018 Estate Orange Grove, St. Croix.

The Facility is closing at noon today due to air quality challenges in the office caused by dust accumulated from building construction that is currently underway. To address the issue, technicians are cleaning the dust from the air conditioning and air purifiers.

The Paternity and Child Support St. Thomas Office at 8000 Nisky Shopping Center, Suite 500, – 2nd Floor remains open. All calls should be directed to the St. Thomas division at (340) 775-3070 and emails sent to

We will provide an update as soon as possible.

The staff and management of the Department regret any inconvenience this may cause.