Hon. L. Brooks Anderholt, Presiding Judge
Maria Rhinehart, Court Executive Officer
Welcome to the Superior Court of California.
The Superior Court of California, County of Imperial is a unified Superior Court, served by Judges, one Commissioner, and one Referee.

El Centro Courthouse
Ph. (760) 482-2200
Valley Plaza Infractions
Ph. (760) 336-3500
Brawley Courthouse
Ph. (760) 336-3550
Winterhaven Court
Ph. (760) 336-3500
Lower Level West Wing
939 Main Street El Centro Ca.
Jury Commissioners
Ph. (760) 482-2259
Jury Duty Instructions
Ph. (760) 482-2260

Jury Information »
Jury Assembly Room
The Jury Commissioners office is located in the lower level west wing of the El Centro Courthouse. Access ramp & Parking are available at the southwest corner of the courthouse. Hours 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday-Friday.
Traffic Infractions
939 West Main Street
Lower Level
El Centro, CA 92243
Ph. (760) 336-3500

Infractions »
939 West Main Street, Lower Level El Centro, CA 92243
Legal information is given, but not legal advice. Please have your case number with you if you already have a case.
More Information »

Attention
The following are the legal holidays that will be observed by the Court during calendar year 2020.

Holidays »

Court Notices

Precautionary Measures Taken by the Court to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

  • Security has been instructed to disinfect all security equipment at every hour, most importantly after morning screenings, then again after 1:30pm and when closing each post for the day.
  • Facilities staff is scheduled to disinfect all door handles such as entrance doors, courtroom doors, restroom doors (including restroom stalls & sinks). Facilities is also disinfecting all table tops and benches in public halls.
  • Department staff such as Civil, Criminal, Jury, Information, and Access who assist the public have been asked to disinfect their counter spaces. These same locations have had protective clear barriers installed to prevent cross contamination.
  • Jury assembly room will be disinfected after jurors’ use.
  • Disinfecting wipes have been provided to each building to wipe down public counters and work spaces.
  • Holding cells are disinfected during the lunch hour when inmates are returned. Use of cells is minimal.
  • Hand sanitizer dispensers have been installed at strategic locations in each building.
  • Public is not allowed into the building except to drop off paperwork that is ready for filing. Security is providing contact numbers for anyone wanting to make payments or needing information.
  • Security is providing Covid screening to all before entering any court building.
  • Signage reminding everyone to practice social distancing. Signs have been placed at all areas used by the public & staff.
  • PPE provided for all staff – Hand sanitizers, masks, and gloves.
  • Court has contracted services to disinfect its buildings using Geneon Technologies. This service is being completed each evening.
  • All courtrooms are being disinfected with a hospital grade solution after they have been used.

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Online Services

Family Law Online Workshop Reservation System

Workshop Reservation System »

The Family Law Facilitator's Office offers the following workshops by appointment only:
Dissolution, Guardianship/Conservatorship, Judgment Appointments.

We recommend printing the reporting instructions page for your records.

iJuror Web System »

From your summons form, please enter the following information: Juror Id#, Electronic signature and Date of Birth.

Calendars are updated at 4:30 PM the day prior to the calendar date.

Court Calendars »

Superior Court provides access to 5 days of Court Calendars. General, Criminal, Traffic, Small Claims, Juvenile and Mental Health Cases. Please visit calendar page regularly for changes throughout the day.

Prior to the hearing date.

Probate Examiner's Notes »

Examiner's Notes are summaries prepared by the probate examiner after reviewing your petition.
View Probate Examiner Recommendations.

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Imperial Law Library »

The law Library is open to the legal community and the general public. Law Library resources include both printed materials and high speed DSL computers. Use of all resource is free of charge as specified herein. Call (760) 482-2271 or Law Library Email

Access Center

    Self-Help Center staff can help you with selecting and completing the appropriate forms and providing you with general legal information.

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    Law Help Interactive helps you fill out legal forms. Answer a series of question and print your legal form.

    LawHelp Programs

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El Centro Courthouse
(760) 482-2200
939 West Main Street
El Centro, CA. 92243
8:00am to 4:00pm Mon-Fri
TTY-TDD (760) 352-3492
Family Law Self Help : (760) 482-2233
Small Claim Info : (760) 482-2238
Jury Commissioners : (760) 482-2259
Jury Duty Recording : (760) 482-2260
Law Library : (760) 482-2271
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Infractions Court
939 West Main Street
El Centro, CA. 92243
8:00am to 4:00pm Mon-Fri
Traffic : Fax (760) 336-3599
Call Center :Ph. (760) 336-3500
Call Center :Fax (760) 336-3599
Collections : (760) 336-3510
Accounting/Finance : (760) 336-3515
Human Resources : (760) 336-3530
Criminal Fax (760) 336-3593
Jury Fax (760) 336-3590
Winterhaven Court
(760) 336-3500
2124 Winterhaven Dr.
Winterhaven CA. 92283
8:00am to 4:00pm Tue-Wed-Thurs
Closed 11:00am - 12:00pm
Court Closed Mondays and Fridays
Brawley Courthouse
(760) 336-3550
220 Main Street
Brawley, CA. 92227
8:00am to 4:00pm Mon-Fri