See Bakersfield, CA courts and search free public court records. Courts are legal institutions which resolve disputes between parties and rule on legal cases related to civil, criminal, and administrative matters.
Bakersfield Juvenile Court 2100 College Avenue Bakersfield CA 93305 661-868-4270
Bakersfield Superior Court 1415 Truxtun Avenue Bakersfield CA 93301 661-868-5393
Kern County Superior Court 1215 Truxtun Avenue Bakersfield CA 93301 661-868-7207
Bakersfield Courts maintain records on all legal actions taken in Bakersfield, CA, which can include court cases, legal filings, and court docket information. These public records are open and available upon request in Bakersfield. In order to locate the correct court record, you will need to know which Bakersfield Court heard the case. Legal actions are divided between Bakersfield Criminal Courts and Bakersfield Civil Courts.Bakersfield Criminal Records
Criminal Courts in Bakersfield, CA maintain records on felony and misdemeanor cases, including homicides, sexual assaults, DUIs, property crimes, drug charges, and other criminal charges. These criminal records often include Bakersfield Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.Bakersfield Civil Court Records
Civil Courts at the California State level in Bakersfield contain public records on legal actions that are not criminal in nature, including traffic accident reports, divorce proceedings, nonpayment claims following business transactions, consumer complaints, and product liability claims. California Civil Courts have records on Bakersfield adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Bakersfield Tax Court records. Some of these records may be sealed or partially redacted due to the sensitive information they contain.Federal Civil Court Records in Bakersfield
Bakersfield Federal Civil Courts have records on business and personal bankruptcy cases, civil rights abuses, disputes among banks and financial institutions, interstate commerce claims, and any issue involving Federal government agencies. You can also obtain court records on Bakersfield subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Bakersfield Court.Contact Bakersfield Courts
Once you have identified the court holding the documents you need, you can contact that court directly for court records. For Federal Courts in Bakersfield, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Kern County Court, or California State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.