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Proposed Changes to Local Rules of Court
The Court is proposing to make changes to its Local Rules. To see the proposed changes, and for an opportunity to comment on the proposed rules, Click Here.

Jury Scams Reported in Mendocino County
The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office has received reports of citizens being contacted by someone purporting to be from the Sheriff’s Office informing them that they have a warrant for their arrest for missing jury duty.  This is a scam – if you are contacted please report it to law enforcement.  See the following for more information:

Mendocino County Sheriff's Office Press Release
Ukiah Daily Journal On-line Article
Information on jury scams from the California Courts website

Notice of Receipt of FY 2015-2016 Budget Allocation
In accordance with California Rule of Clurt 10.620(f), public notice is hereby given that the Court has received information regarding the annual allocation of its budget from the Judicial Council.  Please see the report to the Judicial Council for more information about the allocation MORE INFO>>

Notice of Unclaimed Monies
The Superior Court is required by law to send unclaimed monies to the State of California if the rightful recipient does not claim the funds.  Notice was published in the Ukiah Daily Journal on August 16, and will be posted again on August 23 listing unclaimed funds.  If you are the rightful recipient of these funds, below are the instructions and forms required to submit a claim

Escheatment Claim Instructions
Claim Affirmation Form
Claim for Reimbursement

Traffic Tickets / Infractions Amnesty Program
A one-time amnesty program for unpaid traffic and non-traffic infraction tickets recently passed into law, and starts October 1, 2015.  MORE INFO>>    YouTube Video>>    Mendocino County Collections Dept.>>

Free Assistance and Access to Legal Information
Legal Services of Northern California, Ukiah office, and the Superior Court are excited to announce two new services available to provide free assistance and access to legal information funded by a grant from the State Bar of California.  The Clean Slate Project helps people seeking to clean up their criminal records, and the Guardianship Project helps those looking to establish a probate guardianship over a child.  Click on the project name for more information.

Mandatory E-Filing Requirement for the First District Court of Appeals
The First District Court of Appeals is requiring electronic submission of documents starting in March, 2014.  Visit their website for more information.      1st Appellate District Website>>

Tentative Rulings Now Available On-Line
The Court now issues tentative rulings on Civil and Probate matters set on
Ukiah's Friday 9:30am Law & Motion calendar.     MORE INFO>>

The Family Law Facilitator/SHLA Center Walk-In Clinic
 is held twice each month on Fridays in Fort Bragg.  The next clinic dates are September 11, September 25, October 9, and October 30. Call the Family Law Facilitator's Office at (707) 463-5666 for additional information.

Confirm Receipt of Payment or Traffic School Completion Certificate - Save yourself a phone call and check on-line to make sure we have received your payment or traffic school certificate
Court Calendars On-Line - Lists of hearing scheduled for the next 60 days, for all courtrooms.
Wireless Internet Access is now available for summoned jurors in the Ukiah and Fort Bragg curthouses.  Click Here for more information.
Grand Jury - Visit the Mendocino County Grand Jury site for information and reports.

Night Court for Small Claims Cases - Held monthly in Ukiah - click here for more information.
California Courts Online Self-Help Center - Information in both English and Spanish.
 

Court Clerk's offices in Ukiah and Fort Bragg are open Monday through Friday 8:30am to 3:00pm, except judicial holidays.  Telephone hours are 8:30am to 1:00pm.
 

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