Pittsburg Superior Court

1000 Center Drive
Pittsburg, CA 94565
Civil / Small Claims / Criminal
(925) 608-1000

Business Hours: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Monday through Friday
(excluding court holidays)

Filing Clerk windows open to the public at
8:00 AM and close at 3:00 PM.

Background Information

It is the courthouse for the former Delta Judicial District – the East County -- and serves the communities of Antioch, Bay Point, Bethel Island, Brentwood, Byron, Discovery Bay, Knightsen, Oakley and Pittsburg.


There is only one entrance to the courthouse and this is accessible for people with disabilities. As in most court buildings, anyone entering the building must go through a security check.

Matters heard at the Richard E. Arnason Justice Center

There are seven courtrooms in Pittsburg. Cases heard here include family law, small claims, civil-unlawful detainers, criminal and traffic proceedings. Some domestic violence and juvenile matters may also be heard.

Jury Assembly Room

The Jury Assembly Room in Pittsburg has snack and beverage vending machines, filtered hot and cold water, a lactation room and a small business center with a coin copier. While jurors are waiting to be selected they are afforded a scenic view of Mt. Diablo.

Law Library

The Law Library is open from 8:00 AM to 12:00 and from 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday to the public, and to members of the bar and the judiciary. It offers free access and use of legal resources, including computer terminals with high-speed Internet access. Coin-operated photocopiers are available.