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Fremont Superior Court

Address
39439 Paseo Padre Pky Fremont Hall of Justice Fremont, CA 94538
Fax
510-818-7601
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No sealed or confidential records released
Civil Note
Online access to calendars, limited civil case summaries and complex litigations are free at the DomainWeb section at the website. Search limited cases by number; litigations by case name or number.
General Note
Jurisdiction includes Fremont, Newark, and Union City. Located at the Fremont Hall of Justice.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, signed release

Years Available

Criminal records on computer only go back 7 years

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Pleasanton Superior Court

Address
5672 Stoneridge Dr Gale/Schenone Hall of Justice Pleasanton, CA 94588
Phone
925-227-6700
Fax
925-227-6772
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions over $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims, Family
Restricted Records
No records older than 10 years are released
Civil Note
Online access to calendars, civil case summaries, probate, family law, and complex litigations are free from Domain Web at the website. Search all cases by case number.
General Note
Includes the cities of Livermore, Dublin, Sunol and Pleasanton and all areas east to San Joaquin County line, north of Highway 580 to Contra Costa line.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1990

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Hayward Superior Court

Address
24405 Amador St Hayward, CA 94544
Phone
510-690-2700
Fax
510-690-2773
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor
Restricted Records
No sealed or confidential records released
Civil Note
Online access to calendars, civil case summaries and complex litigations are free from Domain Web at the website. Search civil cases by number; litigations by case name or number.
General Note
Includes the cities of San Leandro, Hayward and adjoining unincorporated areas of Castro Valley and San Lorenzo. Located at the Hayward Hall of Justice.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB. Signed release is required if court does name search.

Years Available

Criminal records on computer back at least 20 years; also on paper index

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Superior Court - Criminal

Address
1225 Fallon St, Rm 107 Rene C Davidson Courthouse Oakland, CA 94612
Phone
510-891-6009
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony
Restricted Records
No probation, medical, adoption, juvenile or sealed records released
General Note
Located at the Rene C Davidson Alameda County Courthouse.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, signed release; also helpful: DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records on computer back 10 years; on microfiche from 1940, archived and indexed from 1880

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Alameda Branch Superior Court

Address
2233 Shoreline Dr George E McDonald Hall of Justice Alameda, CA 94501
Phone
510-263-4300
Fax
510-263-4330
Hours
8:30AM-4:00PM; phones- 8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Civil Actions under $25,000,Family Law
Restricted Records
No confidential records released
Civil Note
Online access to calendars, limited civil case summaries and complex litigations are free from Domain Web at the website. Search limited cases by number; litigations by case number.
General Note
Co-extensive with the city limits of Alameda only. The fax number is not for public use. Family Law can be reached at 510-263-4305.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, signed release; also helpful: SSN

Years Available

Criminal records on computer 10 years back

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Oakland - Wiley W. Manuel Superior Court

Address
661 Washington St, 2nd Fl Wiley W Manuel Courthouse Oakland, CA 94607
Phone
510-627-4700
Fax
510-627-4909
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor (also Felony Welfare Fraud and H&S Violations), Civil, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No sealed or confidential records released
General Note
Comprises the cities of Oakland, Piedmont and Emeryville, Albany and Berkeley.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1994, maintained since 1972

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

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Alameda County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Alameda County 1106 Madison St, 1st Fl Oakland, CA 94607
Phone
510-272-6362
Fax
510-208-9957
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1970.

Courier Offices

Address
1106 Madison St, 1st Fl Oakland, CA 94607

County Assessor

Phone
510-272-3787

Treasurer

Phone
510-272-6800

Elections

Appraiser
510-272-6933