Modesto Court Records Search

See Modesto, 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 Modesto Courts

Modesto Juvenile Court 2215 Blue Gum Avenue Modesto CA 95358 209-558-6000

Modesto Traffic Court 2260 Floyd Avenue Modesto CA 95355

Stanislaus Superior Court 800 11th Street Modesto CA 95354 209-558-6000

Find Modesto Court Records

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

Modesto Criminal Records

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

Modesto Civil Court Records

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

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

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