Merced County Court Records Search

See Merced County, 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.

List of Merced County Courts

Merced Juvenile Court 2840 West Sandy Mush Road Merced CA 95341 209-725-4153

Merced Superior Court 2260 N Street Merced CA 95340 209-725-4100

Merced Traffic Court 670 West 22nd Street Merced CA 95340 209-725-4107

Find Merced County Court Records

Merced County Courts maintain records on all legal actions taken in Merced County, CA, which can include court cases, legal filings, and court docket information. These public records are open and available upon request in Merced County. In order to locate the correct court record, you will need to know which Merced County Court heard the case. Legal actions are divided between Merced County Criminal Courts and Merced County Civil Courts.

Merced County Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in Merced County, 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 Merced County Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

Merced County Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the California State level in Merced County 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 Merced County adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Merced County 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 Merced County

Merced County 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 Merced County subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Merced County Court.

Contact Merced County 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 Merced County, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Merced County Court, or California State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.