Hemet Superior Court in Hemet California

Address and phone number for Hemet Superior Court, a Court, at North State Street, Hemet CA.

Hemet Superior Court
880 North State Street, Hemet, California, 92543

About the Hemet Superior Court

The Hemet Superior Court, located in Hemet, California is a government institution where legal disputes are resolved in accordance with the law. In Hemet Criminal Courts, the government brings a case against a defendant who is accused of breaking the law. In Hemet Civil Courts, the Court settles disputes between citizens that they are unable to resolve on their own.

You may contact the Court for questions about:
  • Hemet court records
  • Case searches and legal documents
  • Appeals and appellate process
  • Hemet court dockets and calendars
  • Background checks
Hemet Court Records

The Hemet Superior Court maintains records on a wide variety of public court records that are available upon request at the Riverside County Courthouse. Interested parties may contact the Riverside County Court and request copies of records which may include case documents, court decisions, court records, court dockets and calendars, criminal records and background checks.

About the United States Court System

The Court system in the United States is made up of a Federal Court system and fifty state Court systems. In each system, there are two general types of Courts: Trial Courts and Appellate Courts.

Hemet Trial Court

Trial Courts in Hemet, CA hear cases for the first time. In a Trial Court, both sides of the dispute present evidence to support their version of events, and a jury is usually called on to decide the case. One judge presides over the case in a Trial Court.

Limited Jurisdiction Court

Riverside County Courts of limited jurisdiction may be limited to hearing only cases involving misdemeanors, small claims, or traffic and other minor violations in California. Courts of limited jurisdiction may also only hear cases on specific subject matter, such as Riverside County Probate Courts and Riverside County Family Courts.

Hemet Appellate Court

Hemet Appellate Courts hear appeals of decisions reached at Trial Courts in Riverside County. No new evidence is presented in Appellate Court. A judge or panel of judges decides the appeal rather than a jury.

Federal Courts in California

In the Federal Court system, District Courts serve as the Trial Courts. In the state Court systems, Trial Courts are further grouped into Courts of general jurisdiction and Courts of limited jurisdiction. Courts of general jurisdiction are Courts that can hear cases of any kind, including felonies. The names for Courts of general jurisdiction vary but are referred to as Superior Courts or District Courts and may be organized to hear cases within certain geographic areas, such as Riverside County.

The Appellate Courts in the Federal Court system consist of twelve Circuit Courts that are organized regionally and the U.S. Supreme Court, which is the highest Court in the country. Appellate Courts at the California state level mirror the Federal structure, with one or more Appellate Courts and a California Supreme Court.

Contact the Hemet Superior Court

You may contact the Hemet Courthouse by calling the Hemet Superior Court non-emergency number 951-766-2321, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Hemet Superior Court, 880 North State Street, Hemet, California, 92543.

Map of Hemet Superior Court in Hemet California

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