East County

East County Regional Center

250 East Main Street, El Cajon, CA 92020

The East County Regional Center is a facility occupied by the Superior Court, Sheriff, Probation, District Attorney, Revenue and Recovery, and the Board of Supervisors. The East County Regional Center hears Criminal, Family, Civil Harassment/Elder or Dependent Adult Abuse Restraining Orders and Juvenile Dependency cases. The court is supported by calendar, jury services, arbitration, exhibit, and business office sections.

Restraining Orders

(619) 456-4100

Criminal Filing/Records

(619) 456-4100

Family Law Filing/Records

(619) 456-4100

Juvenile Dependency

(619) 456-4238

Traffic Court Information

(619) 456-4100

For specific department calendar telephone numbers, see the list of current departments.

Civil Harassment / Elder or Dependent Adult Abuse Temporary Restraining Orders are filed at the Restraining Order Office on the 1st Floor next to Department Two.  You may obtain assistance in completing the forms by the Civil Temporary Restraining Order Clinic, also located on the 1st floor, in a room next to Department One.  Assistance is offered on a first come, first served basis. Click here for clinic schedule.
All other Civil documents must be filed at the Civil Business Office in Central at
330 West Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101


From I-8 eastbound

Take the MAGNOLIA AVE exit toward CIVIC CENTER.
Turn LEFT onto E MAIN ST.

From I-8 westbound

Take the MAGNOLIA AVE exit toward DOWNTOWN
Merge onto N MAGNOLIA AVE.
Turn LEFT onto E MAIN ST.

A public parking structure is available in front of the courthouse.