Santa Cruz County Court Cases (California)

Santa Cruz County Courts are judicial bodies that operate at the federal, state, and local level to resolve legal disputes, including both criminal and civil charges in Santa Cruz County, California. Courts also create and preserve records about the cases they hear. Many types of courts, including criminal, civil, family, and traffic courts, provide online access to Santa Cruz County court case records. These public records may provide information about the defendant and plaintiffs in a case, the charges brought against an individual, the outcome of a trial, any sentences, court decrees, or probation orders, and more. Santa Cruz County Court records also have records on divorces, probate for wills and estates, lawsuits filed against businesses, and complaints about sexual harassment or discrimination in Santa Cruz County. Court databases often allow the public to search Santa Cruz County court cases by the names of people involved.

Santa Cruz Superior Court Santa Cruz CA 701 Ocean Street 95060 831-420-2200

Watsonville Superior Court Watsonville CA 200 Walker Street 95076 831-786-7200


Santa Cruz County Police Departments protect the community by stopping crimes and performing investigations in Santa Cruz County, California. As part of their law enforcement responsibilities, Santa Cruz County Police Departments maintain court case records for any cases in which the police were involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, police records introduced during the Santa Cruz County court case, details about the police investigation, and any convictions or sentences. These court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, making them a key part of performing a Santa Cruz County background check. These records also list whether an individual is on the California sex offender registry. Santa Cruz County court case records can be accessed directly from the Police Department, and some departments provide online request forms.

California Highway Patrol - Santa Cruz Area 720 Aptos CA 10395 Soquel Drive 95003 831-662-0511

California Parks And Recreation Law Enforcement - Santa Cruz District Felton CA 303 North Big Trees Park Road 95018 831-335-6318

Capitola Police Department Capitola CA 422 Capitola Avenue 95010 831-475-4242

Capitola Police Department - Community Outreach Capitola CA 1855 41st Avenue 95010 831-462-6138

Santa Cruz Police Department Santa Cruz CA 155 Center Street 95060 831-420-5800

Scotts Valley Police Department Scotts Valley CA 1 Civic Center Drive 95066 831-440-5670

University Of California - Santa Cruz Police Department Santa Cruz CA 1156 High Street 95064 831-459-2231

Watsonville Police Department Watsonville CA 215 Union Street 95076 831-728-6001

Santa Cruz County District Attorneys prosecute cases on behalf of the public in Santa Cruz County, California. This can include both criminal and civil cases. The Santa Cruz County DA's Office maintains public records on ongoing cases as well as prior cases. These records include prosecutions for criminal felonies and misdemeanors such as assault, homicide, battery, and robbery, as well as civil cases against businesses or individuals who have violated the law. A Santa Cruz County court record search can identify litigants in a case and determine if an individual has any criminal convictions, making it an important part of a Santa Cruz County background check. District Attorneys may provide searchable databases of Santa Cruz County court cases on their websites.

Santa Cruz County District Attorney Santa Cruz CA 701 Ocean Street 95060 831-454-2400


Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Departments help maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Santa Cruz County, California. As part of their role in law enforcement, the Santa Cruz County Sheriff maintains court case records for cases in which their office was involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, investigation records introduced during the court case, and the outcome of a trial, including convictions, sentences, and incarcerations. These Santa Cruz County court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, and checking court cases is an important step in conducting a thorough Santa Cruz County background check. Sheriff's Departments may provide online access to their court records.

Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office Santa Cruz CA 701 Ocean Street 95060 831-471-1121

Santa Cruz County Sheriffs Department Santa Cruz CA 701 Ocean Street, 340 95060 831-454-2414