Monterey California
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Monterey County Criminal & Court Records

Superior Court - King City Division

Address
PO Box 647 250 Franciscan Way King City, CA 93930
Phone
831-386-5200
Fax
n/a
Hours
9:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Eviction, Small Claims Limited, Traffic
Restricted Records
No probation reports released
Civil Note
Access court data free at https://www.justicepartners.monterey.courts.ca.gov/Public/JPPublicIndex.aspx, Search calendars at https://www.justicepartners.monterey.courts.ca.gov/Public/JPPublicCalendarSearch.aspx,
General Note
Encompasses the cities of King City, Greenfield, Soledad, areas south of King City to the San Luis Obispo County line. For Civil and add'l small claims, contact Monterey Div.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1992, index files from 1983. Records destroyed after 10 years

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Superior Court - Salinas Division

Address
240 Church St, Rm 318 Salinas, CA 93901
Phone
831-775-5400
Hours
8AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor
Restricted Records
No adoption, juvenile, medical, probation or sealed records released
General Note
All criminal records are filed at the Salinas courthouse; main court administration is here. All civil, probate, and family law cases are files at the Monterey courthouse.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Felony records computerized since 1998, on microfiche to 1940s. Misdemeanor records computerized since 1992, on microfiche since 1986

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online.

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Monterey County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Monterey County 168 W Alisal St, 1st Fl Salinas, CA 93901
Phone
831-755-5041
Fax
831-755-5064
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on computer back to 1978.

Courier Offices

Address
168 W Alisal St, 1st Fl Salinas, CA 93901

County Assessor

Phone
831-755-5035

Treasurer

Phone
831-755-5015

Elections

Appraiser
831-796-1499

Vital

Appraiser
831-755-5041