May. 27, 2016

Info By Division

  • Civil
    • A civil lawsuit may involve dispute resolution of the private rights and legal issues between individuals, business entities or non-profit organizations.
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  • Criminal
    • A Criminal Action is the procedure by which a person accused of committing a crime is charged and brought to trial. After evidence is presented from the prosecution and defense, a decision is made as to the person’s guilt, and if found guilty the accused is sentenced according to law.
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  • Family Court
    • Family law issues include dissolution (divorce), legal separation, child custody and visitation, probate and guardianships, child support, spousal support and domestic violence.
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  • Juvenile
    • The Juvenile Court is a division of the Sutter Superior Court handling dependency, delinquency and emancipation matters. Adoption and Guardianship cases are handled through Family Court Services.
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  • Self-Help
    • Sutter County Superior Court has a number of self-help resources to assist self-represented litigants. In addition, there are a number of resources that are available outside the court.
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  • Small Claims
    • Small claims court is a special court where disputes are resolved quickly and inexpensively.
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  • Traffic
    • Traffic Court deals with violations of traffic laws and other minor offenses, such as fishing without a fishing license.
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Special Announcement

The Sutter County Superior Court is transitioning to a new case management system at this time. Wait times may be longer than expected as we move through this transition. Thank you for your patience! Sutter Superior Court will be closed Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day. COURT RELOCATION – The Sutter County Courthouse located at 446 Second Street and 463 Second Street are now permanently closed. All public services are now located at the new Sutter County Courthouse at 1175 Civic Center Blvd., Yuba City.

Court News & Notices

Posted May 17, 2016
Notice of Transfer Screening Equipment »
Posted Dec 22, 2015
Press Release - Sutter Courthouse Move »
Posted Sep 16, 2015
Public Notice of Relocation and Temporary Closures »

UPDATED 12/21/2015

Posted Aug 04, 2015
Traffic Amnesty Program »

Information on the Traffic Amnesty Program that begins October 1, 2015.

Posted Feb 21, 2014

Quick Links


Sutter County Superior Courthouse
1175 Civic Center Blvd
Yuba City, CA 95993

Office Hours: Monday – Friday
8:30a.m. – 4:30p.m.


Administration 530-822-3309
Appeals 530-822-3314
Civil 530-822-3304
Collections 530-822-3301
Criminal 530-822-3306
Family Court Services 530-822-3305
Human Resources 530-822-3302
Jury Service 530-822-3307
Juvenile 530-822-3312
Probate 530-822-3304
Self Help 530-822-3305
Small Claims 530-822-3304
Traffic 530-822-3303

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Our Mission

To resolve disputes assuring that individuals are not deprived of life, liberty or property without due process of law or denied equal protection of the law.

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