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Superior Court of California - County of San Diego: General Information: Information Regarding COVID-19

Information Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Court Operations

Updated: 7/2/2020

COVID-19: The court is temporarily CLOSED and is hearing limited matters through May 22. Services are being added as possible. See below for more information.

The Superior Court of California, County of San Diego continues to closely monitor state and local responses to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and will be following guidance provided by state and local public health agencies and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), available here.

If you have recently traveled from an area with widespread COVID-19 contagion and you have symptoms of the disease (fever, cough, or shortness of breath), please contact your healthcare provider for details on how to proceed with proper medical care.

This page contains changes to court operations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. These changes are intended to limit public gatherings as advised by several public health guidances. Any additional changes or updates will be posted on this website and communicated as appropriate. All changes in court operations will be based on the guidance provided by public health agencies.

San Diego Superior Court Services Resumed Effective May 26, 2020      

Frequently Asked Questions During COVID-19 Pandemic

Civil    Civil Restraining Orders    Civil Habeas Corpus    Criminal    Family    Jury    Juvenile    Probate    Traffic    Unlawful Detainer    Appeals

If you have a pending case, please first check the FAQs provided above. If you still have a case-specific question, please send an email to the relevant address below. Non-case specific questions will not be answered, and unless otherwise specified in the information provided in the links above, the court will not accept documents submitted through these email boxes. Be advised that unless otherwise specified, emails and any attachments will not be included in the court file or be considered a court record, may not be preserved, and will not be forwarded to the judicial officer presiding over your matter as that would constitute an ex parte communication. Your name and case number must be included in all emails.

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