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South County Courthouse - Superior Court

Address
301 Diana Ave Morgan Hill, CA 95037-4403
Phone
408-695-5000/882-2777
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims, Family, Traffic
Restricted Records
No adoption, juvenile, medical, probation or sealed records released
Civil Note
Civil, Family, Probate, and Small Claims case records and court calendars are free online at www.sccaseinfo.org. CD-Rom is also available, fee-$150.00.
General Note
Jurisdiction includes the Cities of Gilroy, Morgan Hill, San Martin and surrounding unincorporated areas. Traffic case phone number is 408-695-5011.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Same record keeping as civil

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Notre Dame Superior Court

Address
99 Notre Dame Ave (99 Notre Dame Ave) San Jose, CA 95113
Phone
408-882-2912
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Family Law
Civil Note
Civil, Family, Probate, and Small Claims case records and court calendars are free online at www.sccaseinfo.org. Name and address appear on online civil search results. CD-rom is also available, fee-$150.00.
General Note
Includes Los Gatos, Monte Sereno towns; Campbell, Saratoga cities; surrounding unincorporated areas; also San Jose, Milpitas, Santa Clara. This is also the mailing address for Los Gatos (14205 Capri Dr) and Sunnyvale Courthouses (605 W El Camino Real).

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records index on microfiche

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 - Criminal

Address
191 N 1st St, Hall of Justice Hall of Justice San Jose, CA 95113
Phone
408-808-6600
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor
Restricted Records
No probation, confidential or sealed records released
General Note
Handles criminal matters for San Jose, Milpitas, Los Gatos, Saratoga, Monte Sereno, and Santa Clara. Terraine Courthouse Drug Court, 115 Terraine St (408-491-4700), records also here.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal indexes on microfiche from 1975-present. Old files are kept in archives or on microfilm to 1954

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

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Palo Alto Facility - Superior Court

Address
270 Grant Ave Palo Alto, CA 94306
Phone
650-462-3800
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No probation, doctor report, pretrial report records released
Civil Note
Civil, Family, Probate, and Small Claims case records and court calendars are free online at www.sccaseinfo.org.
General Note
Handles criminal matters for Cupertino, Mountain View, Palo Alto, and Sunnyvale.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on microfiche

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Santa Clara County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk Recorder

Address
Santa Clara County 70 W Hedding St, 1st Fl San Jose, CA 95110
Phone
408-299-2481
Fax
408-280-1768
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include computer; microfiche/film for pre-1981 Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1981.

Courier Offices

Address
70 W Hedding St, 1st Fl, East Wing County Government Ctr San Jose, CA 95110

County Assessor

Phone
408-299-5500

Vital

Appraiser
408-299-5669