June 24, 2021

Criminal Division

Welcome to The Superior Court of California, County of Stanislaus Criminal Division. This division has jurisdiction over felonies, misdemeanors and infractions.

Click here to access information on how criminal cases work. 
Click here to access the DOJ FAQ's re SB384.

Legal Advice

Please be aware that Court staff is not authorized by law to give legal advice. If you are seeking legal advice you should consider consulting a licensed attorney. You may also want to visit the Stanislaus County Law Library or the Superior Court's Self-Help Center for additional information and forms.

Research Request

The Court does not confirm personal or case information about a party's identity over the phone or by email unless there is a Court business need to do so to assist a party with their case, a party's attorney, a party's designee, or a justice partner agency.  Personal information includes details such as date of birth, last four digits of a Social Security Number, address, or driver's license number.  Individuals seeking personal information about a party may visit the courthouse to look up information on a court provided computer or submit a Research Request Form.

What I Need to Bring to Court

  • Proper identification
  • Copy of Citation, Promise to Appear
  • Any documents which prove compliance with judicial orders and/or probation terms

Location and Contact Information:

Criminal Division
800 11th Street, Room 140
P.O. Box 1098
Modesto, CA 95353
(209) 530-3100 Select option #4 for Criminal

Fed Ex, Airborne Express, etc. deliveries:
800 11th Street, Room 100
Modesto, CA 95354

Clerk's Office Hours:

* Please Note: The COVID-19 pandemic may affect our hours of operation. You can confirm our current hours of operation by accessing the COVID-19 information available on the Court's home page at www.stanct.org. *

Monday - Friday, 8:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Fines and Fees

Revenue Recovery
1010 10th Street, Ste. 2500
P.O. Box 1003
Modesto, CA 95353
(209) 525-4450

Last updated: June 08, 2021 3:47 PM