San Mateo County Court Records Search

See San Mateo 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 San Mateo County Courts

Redwood City Superior Court Hamilton St Redwood CA 94063 650-363-4302

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

San Mateo Superior Court 500 County Center Redwood CA 94063 650-363-4300

San Mateo Superior Court I 1050 Mission Road South San Francisco CA 94080 650-877-5333

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

Find San Mateo County Court Records

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

San Mateo County Criminal Records

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

San Mateo County Civil Court Records

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

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

Contact San Mateo 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 San Mateo County, 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.