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Contra Costa County Criminal & Court Records

Richmond Superior Court

Address
100 - 37th St Richmond, CA 94805
Phone
510-374-3138
Fax
n/a
Hours
8AM-2PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No probation reports released
Civil Note
With registration, use Open Access to view Civil case, Probate, Family and Small Claims information is free at http://icms.cc-courts.org/iotw/. Also, lookup your court case info free at http://icms.cc-courts.org/tellme/.
General Note
Includes Crockett, El Cerrito, El Sobrante, Hercules, Kensington, North Richmond, Pinole, Point Richmond, Port Costa, Richmond, Rodeo, Rollingwood, San Pablo, Tilden North Pk. Traffic phone- 510-374-3171.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records maintained for 10 years, but can be destroyed after 2 years depending on violation code.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name

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Walnut Creek Branch - Superior Court

Address
640 Ygnacio Valley Rd Walnut Creek, CA 94596-3820
Phone
925-646-6578
Fax
n/a
Hours
8AM-2PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No probation reports or sealed case records released
Civil Note
With registration, use Open Access to view Civil case, Probate, Family and Small Claims information is free at http://icms.cc-courts.org/iotw/. Also, lookup your court case info free at http://icms.cc-courts.org/tellme/.
General Note
Includes Alamo, Canyon, Danville, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Rheem, San Ramon, St Mary's College, Walnut Creek and Ygnacio Valley. Effective 01/01/99, this court has all civil records formerly at the municipal court in Concord.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records go back 10 years.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name; also helpful: years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Pittsburg Branch - Superior Court

Address
45 Civic Ave Pittsburg, CA 94565-0431
Fax
n/a
Hours
8AM-2PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No probation reports released
Civil Note
With registration, use Open Access to view Civil case, Probate, Family and Small Claims information is free at http://icms.cc-courts.org/iotw/. Also, lookup your court case info free at http://icms.cc-courts.org/tellme/.
General Note
Includes Antioch, Bay Pt., Bethel Is, Bradford Is, Brentwood, Byron, Holland Tract, Jersey Is, Knightsen, Oakley, Pittsburg, Quimby Is, Shore Acres, Webb Tract and parts of Clayton.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1991, index files for 10 years. Records are destroyed after 10 years

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Superior Court

Address
PO Box 991, 725 Court St Wafefield Taylor Courthouse, Rm 103 Martinez, CA 94553
Phone
925-646-2950
Hours
8AM-2PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $25,000, Probate
Restricted Records
No adoption, juvenile or sealed records released
Civil Note
With registration, use Open Access to view Civil, Probate, Family and Small Claims information is free at http://icms.cc-courts.org/iotw/. Also, lookup your court case info free at http://icms.cc-courts.org/tellme/.
General Note
Make records requests at 1111 Ward St, Health Dept Bldg. Civil and Probate cases heard at the Wakefield Taylor Courthouse (address above); Criminal at AF Bray Bldg.,1020 Ward St. Traffic and Small Claims cases from this area heard in the Concord Court.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, DOB.

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1987, on microfiche from 1900s

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Contra Costa County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Contra Costa County PO Box 350 Martinez, CA 94553
Phone
925-335-7900
Hours
8AM-4PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1849.

Courier Offices

Address
555 Escober St Martinez, CA 94553

County Assessor

Phone
925-313-7400

Elections

Appraiser
925-335-7800

Vital

Appraiser
925-335-7900