The Superior Court of California, County of Tehama, is committed to meeting the public needs.
Tehama County Superior Court is organized into several divisions that handle different legal matters. Please select from one of the divisions below.
Civil & Family Law
The Civil Division handles all civil matters, including family law, probate, guardianships, conservatorships, minor's compromises, civil, small claims and adoptions.
The Criminal Division has jurisdiction over felonies, misdemeanors, infractions.
Family Court Services
The Family Court Services Division provides mediation in family law cases when separating or divorcing parents cannot agree on a child custody parenting plan.
Juvenile Delinquency cases are defined under Welfare and Institutions Codes and involve any persons under the age of 18 (minors) who are accused of violations of any law of the state or of the United States, or minors who are habitually disobedient or truant.
The Probate Court Division handles cases involving estates, trusts, guardianships, and conservatorships.
The Small Claims Division handles cases that do not exceed $10,000 and are resolved quickly and inexpensively with relatively simple and informal rules.
The Traffic Division has jurisdiction over Vehicle Code violations and local ordinance violations.
Civil, Family, and Probate Remote Appearance Information
View schedule and contact information for remote appearances.