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Solvang Division - Superior Court

Address
1745 Mission Dr, #C Solvang, CA 93463
Phone
805-686-5040
Fax
805-686-7491
Hours
8AM-3PM
Jurisdiction
Civil, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No sealed or confidential records released
Civil Note
Search general civil index 1975 to present or limited civil from 1997 free at www.sbcourts.org/pubindex/.
General Note
Includes the City of Solvang, Buellton, and adjacent unincorporated areas, Los Olivos and Santa Ynez. Daily calendars free at www.sbcourts.org/pubcal/. A CD-ROM of monthly court indices from all divisions is $40.00.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1988 to 1996

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Santa Maria Miller Division - Superior Court

Address
312 E Cook St, Bldg E Santa Maria, CA 93454-5165
Phone
805-614-6590
Fax
805-614-6591
Hours
8AM-3PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Traffic
Restricted Records
No probation reports, financial, judges notes, confidential or sealed records released
General Note
Miller Division is in the same building complex as the Cook Division, which handles civil, small claims, family cases. Miller includes the same jurisdictional area as Cook Division. A CD-Rom of monthly court indices from all divisions is for $40.00.

Criminal Records

Required Information

complete name and alias, years to search, DOB; also helpful- driver license number.

Years Available

Criminal records in index files from 7/1964.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, fax, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Lompoc Division - Superior Court

Address
115 Civic Center Plz Lompoc, CA 93436
Phone
805-737-7789
Fax
805-737-5440
Hours
8AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony. Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No probation reports released
Civil Note
Search general civil index 1975 to present or limited civil back to 1977 free at www.sbcourts.org/pubindex/.
General Note
Includes Lompoc and adjacent unincorporated areas including sections of Vandenburg Air Force Base. Daily calendars free at www.sbcourts.org/pubcal/. A CD-Rom of monthly court indices from all divisions is $40.00.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1991, index files from 1983. Records destroyed after 10 years

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Superior Court - Criminal - Figueroa Division

Address
118 E Figueroa St Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone
805-568-3959; 802-882-4735
Fax
805-882-4607
Hours
7:45AM-3PM; phones- 9AM-N, 1:30PM-3PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No probation reports released
General Note
Includes the City of Santa Barbara, Goleta and adjacent unincorporated areas, Carpenteria, Montecito. For civil cases call Anacapa Division at 805-882-4520. Daily calendars free at www.sbcourts.org/pubcal/.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1991, index files from 1983, microfiche from 1975. Records destroyed after 10 years

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

Click here to run on-site court house search

Santa Barbara County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Santa Barbara County PO Box 159 Santa Barbara, CA 93102-0159
Phone
805-568-2250
Fax
805-568-2266
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1989.

Courier Offices

Address
1100 Anacapa St Courthouse, Hall of Records Santa Barbara, CA 93101

County Assessor

Phone
805-568-2550

Treasurer

Phone
805-568-2490

Treasurer

Appraiser
805-568-2550

Elections

Appraiser
805-568-2200

Vital

Appraiser
805-568-2257