San Jose Court Records Search

See San Jose, 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 San Jose Courts

San Jose Drug Court 115 Terraine Street San Jose CA 95110 408-491-4700

San Jose Family Court 170 Park Center Plaza San Jose CA 95113 408-534-5600

San Jose Juvenile Court 840 Guadalupe Parkway San Jose CA 95110 408-808-6200

San Jose Superior Court 191 North 1st Street San Jose CA 95113 408-882-2100

San Jose Superior Criminal Court 190 West Hedding Street San Jose CA 95110 408-808-6600

Santa Clara Family Court 99 Notre Dame Avenue San Jose CA 95113 408-882-2900

Find San Jose Court Records

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

San Jose Criminal Records

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

San Jose Civil Court Records

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

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

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