See Santa Clara, 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.
San Jose Traffic Court 1095 Homestead Road Santa Clara CA 95050 408-808-3100
Santa Clara Superior Traffic Court 1095 Homestead Road Santa Clara CA 95050 408-556-3000
Santa Clara Courts maintain records on all legal actions taken in Santa Clara, CA, which can include court cases, legal filings, and court docket information. These public records are open and available upon request in Santa Clara. In order to locate the correct court record, you will need to know which Santa Clara Court heard the case. Legal actions are divided between Santa Clara Criminal Courts and Santa Clara Civil Courts.Santa Clara Criminal Records
Criminal Courts in Santa Clara, 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 Santa Clara Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.Santa Clara Civil Court Records
Civil Courts at the California State level in Santa Clara 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 Santa Clara adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Santa Clara 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 Santa Clara
Santa Clara 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 Santa Clara subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Santa Clara Court.Contact Santa Clara 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 Santa Clara, 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.