Frequently asked Questions

Q:  What areas of criminal defense law does Mr. Caruso have experience in?

A:  Mr. Caruso has experience in the following areas of criminal law:  Arson, Assault & Battery, Bench and Arrest Warrants, Bribery – Graft – Corruption – Conflict of Interest, Burglary, Carjacking, Child Abuse, Child Pornography, Computer Crimes, Counterfeiting, Criminal Street Gangs, Criminal Threats, DMW Hearings, Domestic Abuse, Drug Offenses & Narcotics, Driving under the Influence – DUI, Expungements, Extortion, Fraud, Hate Crimes, Hit & Run, Kidnapping, Mail – Wire Fraud, Manslaughter, Money Laundering, Murder, Parole-Probation Violatoins, Perjury, Prostitution, Rape, Receiving Stolen Property, Restraining Orders, Robbery, Shoplifting, Three Strikes, Trade Secrets Theft, Vandalism, Weapons – Firearms, and White Collar Crime.

Q:  Which courts can Mr. Caruso represent me in?

A:  Carey Caruso is familiar with and represents clients in all of the following Los Angeles County, Orange County, San Diego County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, Santa Barbara County and Kern County Courts.  If you have a criminal matter pending in any of the courts below, Mr. Caruso is available to represent you.

Airport Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 310-727-6020
11701 S. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90045
Hours: 8:30AM- 4:30PM       Phone: 310-727-6010
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Alfred J. McCourtney Juvenile Justice Center
1040 W. Avenue J, Lancaster, California 93534
Phone: 661-949-6503
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Alhambra Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 626-308-5525   Traffic 213-742-1928
150 W. Commonwealth Ave, Alhambra, California 91801
Phone: 626-308-5010
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 Appeals Division Courthouse (Hall of Justice)
4100 Main St., Riverside, California 92501

Phone: 951-955-4600
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 Arvin-Lamont Branch Courthouse
12022 Main St., Lamont, California 93241
Hours: 7:30AM- 5:00PM    Phone: 661-868-5800
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Banning Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 951-922-7145   Traffic 951-922-7140

135 N. Alessandro St., Banning, California 92220
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Barstow District Courthouse
235 E. Mountain View St., Barstow, California 92311

Phone: 760-256-4817
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Bellflower Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 562-804-8017  Traffic 213-763-1646

10025 E. Flower St., Bellflower, California 90706
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM   Phone: 562-804-8001
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 Beverly Hills Courthouse
Additional Phone Numbers:  Criminal 310-860-0070  Traffic 213-742-6648

9355 Burton Way,  Beverly Hills, California 90210
Phone: 310-288-1288
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Big Bear District Courthouse
477 Summit Blvd., Big Bear Lake, California 92315

Phone: 909-866-0150
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Blythe Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 760-921-7828  Traffic 760-921-7828

265 N Broadway, Blythe, California 92225
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Burbank Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 818-557-3466  Traffic 213-742-1928
300 E. Olive Ave.,  Burbank, California 91502

Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM  Phone: 818-557-3452
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Calexico Courthouse
415 E. Fourth St., Calexico, California 92231

Phone: 760-357-3726
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Catalina Courthouse
215 Sumner Ave., Avalon, California 90704

Hours: 8:30AM- 4:30PM    Phone: 310-510-0026
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Central Arraignment Court
429 Bauchet St., Room 217,   Los Angeles, California 90012

Phone: 213-974-6531
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Central Civil West Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Family Law 213-351-8739

600 S. Commonwealth Ave, Room 314, Los Angeles, California 90005
Phone: 213-351-8710
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Central San Diego Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 619-450-54500,
Domestic Violence 619-450-5600
220 W. Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101
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Central Justice Center Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 714-834-3575  Traffic 714-834-3575

700 W Civic Center Dr., Santa Ana, California 92701
Hours: 8:00AM- 5:00PM   Phone: 714-834-2200
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 Chatsworth Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Traffic 213-742-1884  Phone: 818-576-8506

9425 Penfield Ave., Chatsworth, California 91311
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Chino District Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 909-356-5337 Traffic 909-481-4228

13260 Central Ave., Chino, California 91710
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Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center
210 W. Temple St., Room M-6, Los Angeles, California 90012

Phone: 213-974-6151
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Compton Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 310-603-7104, Traffic 213-763-1644

200 W. Compton Blvd., Room 406,  Compton, California 90220
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM,  Phone: 310-603-7255
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David V. Kenyon Juvenile Justice Center (Delinquency)
7625 S. Central Ave.,  Los Angeles, California 90001

Phone: 213-526-6670
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Downey Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 562-803-7049,  Traffic 213-763-1645

7500 E. Imperial Hwy.,  Downey, California 90242
Hours: 8:30AM- 4:30PM   Phone: 562-803-7060
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East  County Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 805-582-8080 Traffic 805-582-8080 Family Law 805-582-8086

3855-F Alamo St., Simi Valley, California 93063
Hours: 8:00AM- 5:00PM
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East County Division Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 619-441-4100, Traffic 619-441-4100

Family Law 619-441-6770, Phone: 619-441-4336
 250 E. Main St., El Cajon, California 92020
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East  Los Angeles Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 323-780-2025, Traffic 213-742-6648

214 S. Fetterly Ave., Los Angeles, California 90022
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM,  Phone: 323-780-2055
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Eastlake Juvenile Courthouse (Delinquency)
1601 Eastlake Ave., Room J,  Los Angeles, California 90033

Phone: 323-226-8931
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Edmond D. Edelman Children’s Court
201 Centre Plaza Dr., Ste 3, Monterey Park, California 91754

Phone: 323-526-6602
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El Centro Courthouse
939 W. Main St., El Centro, California 92243

Phone: 760-482-4217
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El Monte Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Criminal 626-575-4121, Traffic 213-742-1928

11234 E. Valley Blvd., El Monte, California 91731
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM,  Phone: 626-575-4101
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Family Law Courthouse
4175 Main St., Riverside, California 92501

Phone: 951-955-4600
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Fontana District Courthouse
17780 Arrow Blvd., Fontana, California 92335

Phone: 909-350-9322
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Glendale Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 818-500-5541, Traffic 213-742-1928

600 E. Broadway, Glendale, California 91206
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM,  Phone: 818-500-5840
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Grover Beach Branch Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 805-473-7072, Traffic 805-473-7070

214 S. 16th St., Grover Beach, California 93433
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Harbor Justice Center Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:, Criminal 949-476-4699, Traffic 949-476-4749

4601 Jamboree Rd., Newport Beach, California 92660
Phone: 949-249-5041
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Hemet Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:  Traffic 951-766-2310, Family Law 951-766-2525

880 N. State St., Hemet, California 92543
Phone: 951-766-2325
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Hollywood Courthouse
5925 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90028

Phone: 323-856-5751
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Huntington Park Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Traffic 323-586-6363,

6548 Miles Ave., Huntington Park, California 90255
Phone: 323-586-6351
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Inglewood Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 310-419-5132, Traffic 213-742-8860

One Regent St., Inglewood, California 90301
Hours: 8:15AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 310-419-5197

Inglewood Juvenile Courthouse
110 E Regent St., Inglewood, California 90301

Phone: 310-419-5269
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Juvenile Courthouse
900 E. Gilbert St., San Bernardino, California 92415

Phone: 909-387-7538
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Juvenile Courthouse
4353 Vineyard Ave., Oxnard, California 93036

Hours: 8:00AM- 5:00PM, Phone: 805-981-5938
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Juvenile Courthouse – Traffic Division
175 W. Fifth St., 1st Floor, San Bernardino, California 92415

Phone: 909-387-5674
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Juvenile Division Courthouse
9991 County Farm Rd., Riverside, California 92503

Phone: 951-358-4137
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Kern River Branch Courthouse
7046 Lake Isabella Blvd., Lake Isabella, California 93240

Hours: 7:30AM- 5:00PM, Phone: 760-549-2000
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Laguna Hills Facility Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Traffic 949-472-6900,

23141 Moulton Pkwy., 2nd Floor, Laguna Hills, California 92653
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Laguna Niguel Facility Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 949-249-5000

30143 Crown Valley Pkwy., Laguna Niguel, California 92677
Phone: 949-249-5138
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Lamoreaux Justice Center Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers:, Family Law 714-935-7263, Juvenile 714-935-6420

341 The City Drive, Orange, California 92868
Phone: 714-935-7000
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Larson Justice Center Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 760-863-8206, Traffic 760-775-0300

Family Law 760-863-8209
46200 Oasis St., Indio, California 92201
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Lompoc Division Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 805-737-7790, Traffic 805-737-7791

115 Civic Center Plaza,  Lompoc, California 93436
Phone: 805-737-7796
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Long Beach Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 562-491-6226, Traffic 213-742-8809
415 W. Ocean Blvd., Room 209, Long Beach, California 90802
Hours: 8:30AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 562-491-6202
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Malibu Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Traffic 213-742-6648,

23525 Civic Center Way, Malibu, California 90265
Hours: 8:30AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 310-317-1350
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Mental Health Courthouse
1150 N. San Fernando Rd., #101, Los Angeles, California 90065

Phone: 323-226-2944
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Metropolitan Branch Courthouse
1945 S. Hill St., Los Angeles, California 90007

Phone: 213-742-1884
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Metropolitan Division Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 661-868-7206

1415 Truxton Ave., Bakersfield, California 93301
Hours: 8:00AM- 5:00PM, Phone: 661-868-493
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Michael Antonovich Antelope Valley Courthouse
42011 4th St. West, Lancaster, California 93534

Phone: 661-974-7200
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Mojave Branch Courthouse
1773 Highway 58, Mojave, California 93501

Hours: 7:30AM- 5:00PM, Phone: 661-824-7100
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Needles District Courthouse
1111 Bailey Ave, Needles, California 92363

Phone: 760-326-9245
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North County Branch Courthouse
State Hwy 395 North, Bridgeport, California 93517

Phone: 760-932-5239
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North County Division Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 760-726-9595, Traffic 760-806-2444

325 S. Melrose Dr., Vista, California 92081
Hours: 10:00AM- 4:00PM, Phone: 760-806-6081
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North Justice Center Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 714-773-4668, Traffic 714-773-4615

1275 N. Berkeley Ave., Fullerton, California 92838
Phone: 714-773-4401
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Norwalk Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 562-807-7256,

12720 Norwalk Blvd., Room 101, Norwalk, California 90650
Phone: 562-807-7373
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Pasadena Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 626-356-5254, Traffic 213-742-1928

300 E. Walnut St., Room 116, Pasadena, California 91101
Hours: 8:30AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 626-356-5040

Pomona Courthouse – (North)
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 909-802-9944, Traffic 213-742-1928

350 W. Mission Blvd., Pomona, California 91766
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 909-620-3202
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Pomona Courthouse – (South)
400 Civic Center Plaza, Room 101, Pomona, California 91766

Phone: 909-620-3023
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Ramona Branch Courthouse
1428 Montecito Rd., Ramona, California 92065

Phone: 760-738-2435
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Rancho Cucamonga District Courthouse
8303 N. Haven Ave., Rancho Cucamonga, California 91730

Phone: 909-945-4131
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Redlands District Courthouse
216 Brookside Ave., Redlands, California 92373
Phone: 909-798-8544
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Redondo Beach Courthouse
117 W. Torrance Blvd., Ste 100, Redondo Beach, California 90277

Phone: 310-222-3882
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Ridgecrest Branch Courthouse
132 E. Coso Ave., Ridgecrest, California 93555

Hours: 7:30AM- 5:00PM, Phone: 760-384-5900
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Riverside County Courthouse – (Hall of Justice)
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 951-955-4600, Traffic 951-347-8876

4100 Main St., Riverside, California 92501
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San Bernardino County Central Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 909-384-1888, Traffic 909-384-1888, Family Law 909-387-3922

351 N. Arrowhead Ave., San Bernardino, California 92415
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San Fernando Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 818-898-2407, Traffic 213-742-1884

900 Third St., Room 1137,  San Fernando, California 91340
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 818-898-2651
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San Pedro Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Traffic 213-742-1884,

505 S. Centre St., San Pedro, California 90731
Hours: 8:30AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 310-519-6013
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Santa Barbara Criminal Division Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 805-568-2752, Traffic 805-568-2686

118 E. Figueroa St., Santa Barbara, California 93101
Phone: 805-568-2735
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Santa Clarita Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 661-253-7384, Traffic 213-742-6648

23747 W. Valencia Blvd., Santa Clarita, California 91355
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 661-253-7301
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Santa Monica Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 310-727-6020, Traffic 213-742-6648

1725 Main St., Room 232, Santa Monica, California 90401
Phone: 310-260-3647
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Solvang Division Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Traffic 805-686-5043,

1745 Mission Dr., Solvang, California 93463
Phone: 805-686-5090
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South County Division Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 619-691-4726, Traffic 619-691-4726

Family Law 619-691-4875
500 Third Ave., Chula Vista, California 91910
Phone: 619-691-4770
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Southwest Justice Center Courthouse
30755-D Auld Rd., Murrieta, California 92563

Phone: 951-304-5100
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Stanley Mosk Courthouse
111 N. Hill St., Room 109, Los Angeles, California 90012

Phone: 213-974-5201
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Superior Court, Justice Building
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 661-868-7207, Traffic 661-868-5800

Family Law 661-868-7201
1215 Truxton Ave., Bakersfield, California 93301
Hours: 7:30AM- 5:00PM
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Sylmar Juvenile Courthouse
16350 Fibert St., Sylmar, California 91342

Phone: 818-364-2110
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Torrance Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 310-222-6506, Traffic 213-742-8860

825 Maple Ave., Torrance, California 90503
Hours: 8:15AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 310-222-3882
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Twin Peaks District Courthouse
26010 State Hwy. 189, Twin Peaks, California 92391

Phone: 909-336-0620
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Van Nuys Courthouse (East)
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 818-374-2903, Traffic 213-742-1884

6230 Sylmar Ave., Room 107, Van Nuys, California 91401
Phone: 818-374-2173
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Van Nuys Courthouse (West)
14400 Erwin Street Mall, 2nd Floor

Van Nuys, California 91401
Phone: 818-374-2174
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Ventura County Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 805-654-2611, Traffic 805-654-2611, Family Law 805-654-2261

800 S. Victoria Ave., Ventura, California 93009
Hours: 8:00AM- 5:00PM
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Victorville District Courthouse
14455 Civic Dr., Victorville, California 92392

Phone: 760-243-8684
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West Covina Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 626-813-3239, Traffic 213-742-1928

1427 West Covina Pkwy., West Covina, California 91790
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM,  Phone: 626-813-3223
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West Justice Center Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 714-896-7351, Traffic 714-896-7351

8141 13th St., Westminster, California 92683
Phone: 714-896-7181
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West Los Angeles Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Traffic 213-742-1884,

1633 Purdue Ave., Los Angeles, California 90025
Phone: 310-445-5082
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Whittier Courthouse
Department Phone Numbers: Criminal 562-907-3113, Traffic 213-763-1649

7339 S. Painter Ave., Whittier, California 90602
Hours: 8:00AM- 4:30PM, Phone: 562-907-3046
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Winterhaven Courthouse
P.O.Box 1087, Winterhaven, California 92283

Phone: 760-572-0354
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