News Releases and Public Notices

Public Notice - Disposal Of Court Personal Property Dec 1st, 2023

Public Notice - Disposal Of Court Personal Property Nov 2nd, 2023

Press Release - Appointment of Commissioner J. Yamamoto

Public Notice – Disposal Of Court Personal Property July 14th, 2023

Press Release – Clerk's Office Hours Extended to 4:00 p.m. Effective June 1st, 2023

Press Release – Appointment of Commissioner Andrew R. Verriere

Family Law: In-Person Child Custody Mediation Appointments and Self-Help Services Resume on May 1, 2023

Press Release - Notice of Escheatment of Unclaimed Funds - January 23, 2023

Press Release - Appointment of Commissioner Jill J. Lifter

Joint Court Executive Officer Statement Re: Court Reporter Shortage - November 2, 2022

Discharge Criminal Cases and Debt

Discharge Traffic Cases and Debt


Court Financial Notices

Invitation for Comment – Proposed Budget FY 23-24

Notice of Annual Allocation from the Judicial Council, 2023-2024




Proposition 47

On November 4, 2014, the voters of California passed Proposition 47, a law that reduces some felonies to misdemeanors. To find out more information, please click the link below:

Proposition 47: Felony Charges Reduction


Civic Learning Award Program

The Chief Justice is teaming with State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tom Torlakson, to launch a new Civil Learning Award program. The program is designed to celebrate successful civic education efforts by California public high schools. For more information, go to:


Penal Code Sections 679.10 and 679.11 Report

To view the 2018 PC 679.10 Report, or download, please click on the following link: PC 679.10 Report for 2018