Monterey County Court Records Search

See Monterey 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 Monterey County Courts

King City Superior Court 250 Franciscan Way King CA 93930 559-582-3211

Marina Superior Court 3180 Del Monte Boulevard Marina CA 93933 831-775-5400

Monterey County Superior Court 1200 Aguajito Road Monterey CA 93940 831-647-5800

Salinas Juvenile Court 1422 Natividad Road Salinas CA 93906

Salinas Superior Court 240 Church Street Salinas CA 93901 831-775-5400

Find Monterey County Court Records

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

Monterey County Criminal Records

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

Monterey County Civil Court Records

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

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

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