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Riverside County Superior Court Case Information
Search Riverside County Superior Court civil, small claims, family law, probate, criminal, and traffic cases. Search for free by civil case number, unlawful detainer party names and property address, traffic ticket case number and date of birth, or traffic ticket driver's license number and date of birth. A fee is charged for civil name searches and criminal name or case number searches.
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Published opinions and orders
Self help, legal research, general information
Riverside County Superior Court Self-Help Center
Riverside County Superior Court Online Self-Center offers information on a variety of legal topics, including family law, small claims, unlawful detainers (evictions), and probate. Assistance with procedures, forms, workshops, self-help information center locations, and additional resources and materials are available to individuals representing themselves in legal proceedings.
Riverside County Law Library
View information about the Riverside County Law Library, including locations, hours, an online catalog, available materials and services, special events, an online reference question service, and links to additional online resources.
Riverside County Superior Court Alternative Dispute Resolution
View information about Alternative Dispute Resolution programs in Riverside County, which include mediation, arbitration, and settlement conferences, and can help parties resolve disputes without going to court. Links to rules, forms, lists of arbitrators and mediators, and additional coummnity dispute resolution providers are included.
Riverside County Superior Court Traffic Case Information
View information about traffic cases in Riverside County Superior Court, including fine payment, contesting citations, extensions, appearances, traffic school, correctable violations, and night court. Traffic school information includes signup and payment, and links to approved classroom and online traffic schools.
Riverside County Superior Court Probate Information
View information about probate cases in Riverside County Superior Court, including an overview of asset distribution upon death of an individual, will validity, and the process of administering a probate estate.
California Courts - Legal Information and Legal Resources
View California Courts self-help information on court procedure, legal research, lawyers and legal help, small claims, families and children, divorce or separation, abuse and harassment, housing, name change, traffic, seniors and conservatorship, financial issues, criminal law, and appeals. Links to additional online resources and a glossary of terms are included.
Online Law Library Services
Several California law libraries provide staff for the AskNow law librarian service, which provides online answers to legal reference questions and referrals for further research.
LawHelp California Legal Information and Legal Resources
LawHelp California offers legal information and other resources for many legal issues, including housing, family issues, benefits, domestic violence, employment, small claims, veterans and military, civil rights, immigration, disability, estates, and Native American issues. Legal information is also available in a wide range of languages.
Child Support Services
The California Department of Child Support Services offers information and services related to child support, including online case information, online child support calculator, paternity establishment and contact information for local offices.
Foreclosure Prevention Resources
View resources for preventing foreclosure in California, including local housing counseling agencies, information, state agencies and programs, and a link to legal aid providers.
Search California codes by name of code and section, browse codes by table of contents, or search by name of code and keywords.
California Law Libraries
View a list of California county law libraries, with contact information, hours, maps, and links to available local law library websites.
Legal Research Information
The Council of California County Law Librarians offers an online class in how to conduct legal research.
Legal Research Links
The Council of California County Law Librarians offers a categorized list of links to state and national legal resources, including general research, laws, regulations, courts, forms, and rules.
California Legal Document Assistance
View information about California Legal Document Assistants, who help self-represented parties prepare and file legal documents for a fee. Search for a member in your area by name, area code, zip code, city, county, or service performed.
California Court Rules
View and download statewide California Rules of Court by case type and local Superior Court rules by county.
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
View information about Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) processes, which include mediation, arbitration, neutral evaluation, and settlement conferences, and can help parties resolve disputes without going to court. A link to local Superior Court ADR programs is included.
California Courts - Small Claims Information
View California Courts information on Small Claims cases, including research and trial preparation, filing or responding to a claim, collection or appeal of a judgment, and judgment payment options.
Legal aid, free services, lawyer referral
Riverside County Public Defender
View information about the Riverside County Public Defender, who provides criminal defense services to eligible low-income adult and juvenile defendants. Contacts, locations, descriptions of services, and asnwers to frequently asked questions are included.
Southern California Lawyer Referral
View information about SoCalLawyerReferral, which provides referrals to lawyers in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego Counties.
Inland Counties Legal Services
Inland Counties Legal Services provies free civil legal assistance and clinics to low-income and senior residents of Riverside and San Bernardino Counties.
Free and Low-Cost Legal Services Information
View information about sources of free and low-cost legal services, including court-based services, legal aid agencies, governmnent agencies, lawyer referral services, law schools, dispute resolution programs, and prepaid legal sevice plans.
Free Legal Help
LawHelp California offers a directory of California organizations that provide free and reduced-fee legal services. The directory can be searched by counties served or an alphabetical list.
California Bar Association - Attorney Information and Discipline Records
The California Bar Association offers an attorney search by name or bar number and a search for legal specialists. Search results include contact information, date of bar admission, schools attended, and any public disciplinary records. Links to information about obtaining discipline records and the discipline system is included.
Find an Attorney For Public Records Access
Find attorneys that specialize in cases related to public records, including court records, open meetings, protections for whistleblowers, and invasion of privacy. Search options include name, location and legal issue.
Find a Lawyer, Referral Services, and Complaint Procedures
The State Bar of California offers advice on how to find a lawyer, a search of its membership by name or bar number, and a search of lawyer referral services by county. It also provides instructions for filing a complaint against a lawyer, resolving a fee dispute, and applying for reimbursement for attorney misconduct.
The Judicial Council of California offers an online search of court interpreters by language spoken and county. Includes links to interpreter resources and an online search for medical interpreters.
View information about limited-scope representation, in which lawyers provide some services to self-represented parties for a smaller fee than full representation. Services may include advice about the case, representation on some issues in the case, document and evidence preparation, coaching, discovery, research, and other tasks as agreed.
California Rural Legal Assistance
View information about California Rural Legal Assistance, which provides free legal assistance to low-income rural residents of approximately one third of California's counties. Most services involve civil rights, community development, education, health, housing, labor, and employment.
Forms and related information
California State Superior Court Forms
View and download California court forms by form name or form number, select a group of forms by type of case, or view a list of recently changed forms.
AOC Records Request Form and Information
The Administrative Office of the Courts offers an online request form and information about how to request records maintained by the Office, the Judicial Council or the appellate courts.
View the I-Can online legal application to assist with filling out California Superior Court forms.
Interactive Online Forms
Answer a series of questions about your case, and TurboCourt - EZLegalFile will prepare the appropriate family law, small claims, evictions, domestic violence, guardianship, and child support forms for you to file in California Superior Courts. A convenience fee applies.
Online fine payments
Pay City of San Jacinto Parking Tickets
Pay City of San Jacinto parking tickets online by agency name and citation or case number, license plate number, or notice reference number. A processing fee applies.
Pay or Appeal City of Temecula Parking and Fix-It Tickets
Pay or appeal City of Temecula parking and fix-it tickets online by citation number and time of violation, notice number and zip code, or license plate number. A processing fee applies. Link is under "Citation Payment Information - Non-moving Violations" in the middle of the page.