Info By Division

Visit the Traffic Division Page

The traffic division has jurisdiction over Vehicle Code violations, some local municipal ordinances, infractions, and minor misdemeanors.

Instead of waiting in line, pay your traffic ticket online.

Visit the Criminal Division Page

The Criminal Division has jurisdiction over felonies, misdemeanors, infractions, and fish and game or animal control violations.

Visit the Civil Division Page

The Civil division handles civil, probate, adoption, & juvenile dependency matters.

Visit the Family Law Division Page

The Family Law division hears matters involving family-related issues and domestic relations.

Visit the Los Banos Division Page

The Los Banos Division hears traffic, criminal, civil and small claims matters.

Visit the Jury Services Division Page

The Jury Division is responsible for summoning prospective jurors for both civil and criminal cases where the parties have elected to have a jury of their peers decide the case.

Court News & Notices

Please be advised that an attorney will not be available in the Self Help Center on September 28, 2017. The office will remain open for purchasing form packets.

Please be advised that system maintenance is scheduled for Odyssey eFileCA on October 12, 2017 at 7:00pm, PST. E-Filing will not be available for approximately 4 hours during this time frame.

Judicial Profile: Donald J. Proietti, Presiding Judge

MERCED SUPERIOR COURT SELECTED AS ONE OF THREE COURTS FOR STATEWIDE (VRI) VIDEO REMOTE INTERPRETING PROJECT

MERCED SUPERIOR COURT TO INITIATE VETERANS TREATMENT COURT
Los Banos Courthouse featured on ABC30 News

Merced Superior Court Elects New Presiding Judge

Press Release - Online Interactive Security Training

The Los Banos Superior Court has relocated to the new address:
1159 "G" St. Los Banos, CA 93635.


Please be advised that a Small Claims Advisor is temporarily not available in Los Banos on Tuesdays or in Merced on Wednesdays. Note: The Self Help Center is located on the first floor of the Merced Courthouse. Please see the Self Help Center for more information.

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About Our Court:

Mission Statement
Our mission is to promote public trust and confidence in the judicial system by ensuring equal access to prompt, impartial justice and serving the community with integrity and respect.

Presiding Judge
Judge Donald J. Proietti

Assistant Presiding Judge
Judge Mark Bacciarini

Court Executive Officer
Linda Romero Soles

Merced County is located in the Central Valley of California, north of Fresno and southeast of San Jose. It is 1,978 square miles in size and has a population of over 255,793 people.

Locations & Contact Information

Main Merced Courthouse
2260 N Street
Merced, CA 95340
(209) 725-4100

Juvenile Division
2840 W. Sandy Mush Road
Merced, CA 95340
(209) 725-4119

Los Banos Division
The Robert M. Falasco Justice Center
1159 "G" Street
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 725-4124

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Phone Numbers

Main Line (209) 725-4100
Collections (209) 725-4220
Civil Division (209) 725-4111
Criminal (209) 725-4113
Jury Office (209) 725-4121
Traffic - Merced (209) 725-4107
Traffic - Los Banos (209) 725-4124

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Please be advised- the public Portal will be undergoing maintenance on the following dates at the indicated times:

* Friday, September 29, 2017, beginning at 9:00pm PST. During this time, the Portal could experience a brief interruption.
* Sunday, October 1, 2017, from 10:00pm - 12:00am (midnight) PST. During this time, the Portal will be unavailable.

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