San Mateo Court Records Search

See San Mateo, 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 Mateo Courts

San Mateo Juvenile Court 21 Tower Road San Mateo CA 94402 650-312-5383

San Mateo Superior Court II 800 North Humboldt Street San Mateo CA 94401 650-573-2622

Find San Mateo Court Records

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

San Mateo Criminal Records

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

San Mateo Civil Court Records

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

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

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