Sonoma County Court Records Search

See Sonoma 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 Sonoma County Courts

Santa Rosa Superior Court 1450 Guerneville Road Santa Rosa CA 95403 707-521-6500

Sonoma Juvenile Court 111 North Pythian Road Santa Rosa CA 95409 707-521-6700

Sonoma Superior Court 600 Administration Drive Santa Rosa CA 95403 707-521-6500

Find Sonoma County Court Records

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

Sonoma County Criminal Records

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

Sonoma County Civil Court Records

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

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

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