Juvenile Court

Juvenile Courthouse

2851 Meadow Lark Drive, San Diego, CA 92123

Juvenile Court is responsible for adjudicating matters regarding minors. Juvenile Traffic Hearing Officers also hear matters regarding misdemeanor traffic offenses. The judicial officers assigned to Juvenile Court hear a variety of cases involving minors such as: dependency matters involving abuse or neglect to determine whether a minor should be made a ward of the Court; delinquency cases where the offense would be considered a misdemeanor or felony if committed by an adult.

Juvenile traffic infractions are heard at the Kearny Mesa, East County, South County and North County branches.

Business Office & General Information

(858) 634-1600

Adoptions

(858) 634-1671

Juvenile Minor Offense

(858) 634-1616

Downtown Central Business Office

(619) 450-5605

North County Business Office

(760) 201-8600

East County Business Office

(619) 456-4328

South County Business Office

(619) 746-6200

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

Directions

From Highway 163

Take the GENESEE AVE EAST exit.
Merge onto GENESEE AVE. GENESEE AVE becomes STARLING DR.
Turn LEFT onto MEADOW LARK DR.

Parking
Parking is available around the courthouse. Please park on designated 'public' areas.