Court Services is located in downtown Modesto at the main courthouse. It provides security for the entire court system county-wide, including bailiff services and transportation of all inmates to and from local intra county facilities, and to state correctional facilities. The Court Services Division is currently responsible for security in the following sites:
STANISLAUS COUNTY SUPERIOR COURTS (DEPARTMENTS 1-15, 25)
800 11th Street
Modesto, CA. 95354
The three story structure covers half a city block. It is occupied by an average of 3,000 people per day, 200 of which are jurors, 600 employees, and 1,000 litigants and attorneys. These courtrooms handle a wide variety of legal process including arraignments, preliminary hearings, misdemeanor and felony trials, family law cases, and civil writs. There is a security screening checkpoint at the entrance to the courthouse which is designed to keep weapons from entering the building.
STANISLAUS COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT JUVENILE DIVISION (DEPARTMENTS 17-18)
2215 Blue Gum Ave.
Modesto, CA. 95358
Department 9, Phone: (209) 525-4581
Department 10, (209) 525-4583
This single story structure is attached to the county's Juvenile Hall facility. General Juvenile criminal and traffic matters are handled at this site. Three deputies from Court Services are assigned, two to the adjoining courtrooms and one for lobby security.
STANISLAUS COUNTY TRAFFIC COURT (DEPARTMENT 20)
2260 Floyd Ave.
Modesto, CA. 95355
CIVIL COURTS (DEPARTMENTS 21-24)
801 10th Street, 4th & 6th Floors
Modesto CA 95354