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(updated 2011))                                                                              Links to Other States

(916) 322-9900


Governor's Office

(916) 445-2841

Attorney General
PO Box 903417
Sacramento CA 94203-4170
(916) 227-3460

Department of Motor Vehicles
Public Contact Unit
PO Box 944247
Sacramento CA 94244
(916) 657-8098

State Archives

Legislative Records

Vehicle Ownership Information
Department of Motor Vehicles
PO Box 944247
Sacramento CA 94244
(916) 657-8098
(916) 657-9041 (fax)

Vital Statistics (birth, death, divorce, marriage)
California Department of Health
Office of Vital Records
PO Box 730241
Sacramento CA 94244-0241
(916) 445-1719
(800) 858-5553

Business/Corporate Records
Secretary of State
1500 11th Street
Sacramento CA 95814
(916) 657-5448

Corporation, LLC, LLP, LP

Workers Compensation Information
Division of Workers Compensation
Information & Assistance Unit
PO Box 420603
San Francisco CA 94142
(415) 703-4600
(414) 703-4717 (fax)

UCCs and Federal Tax Liens
UCC Division
Secretary of State
PO Box 942835
Sacramento CA 94235-0001
(916) 653-3516 x2

UCC Filings


Alameda County
1225 Fallon St., Room 100
Oakland, CA 94612-4218
(510) 272-6777

Alameda County Courts
(free access to county criminal and civil court docket data)

Tax Assessor

Recordings, Deeds, Mortgages, Liens, Fictitious Business Names

Real Estate, Recordings, Deeds, Mortgages, Liens, Fictitious Business Names

Assessor, Property

Civil/Family/Probate Case Summaries

Complex Superior Court Cases

Property, Tax Collector

Voter Registration Status

Alpine County
P.O. Box 158
Markleeville, CA 96120-0158
(530) 694-2113

Birth - 1905-1995

Amador County
500 Argonaut Lane
Jackson, CA 95642-2308
(209) 223-6463

Real Estate, Recorder, Deeds, Liens, Land, Fictitious Names

Real Estate, Grantor/Grantee, Recorded Images, Deed

Superior Court Calendar

Superior Court Tentative Rulings

Tax Sales

Butte County
1931 Arlin Rhine Dr.
Oroville, CA 95965-3316
(530) 538-7551

Fictitious Business Names

Recorder, Real Estate

Real Estate, Recorder, Deed

Assessor, Property Tax

Fictitious Business Names

Superior Court

Calaveras County
Recorder's Office
891 Mountain Ranch Rd.
San Andreas, CA 95249-9713
(209) 754-6310

Assessor, Property

Property, GIS-mapping

Colusa County
546 Jay St.
Colusa, CA 95932-2443
(530) 458-5149

Contra Costa County
730 Las Juntus
P.O. Box 350
Martinez, CA 94553-0350
(925) 646-2950

Contra Costa County Superior Court
Contra Costa County Recorder
Fictitious Business Names
Recorder Records, Judgments, Deeds, Liens

Del Norte County
450 H St.
Crescent City, CA 95531-4021
(707) 464-8115

El Dorado County
360 Fair Lane, Building B
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 621-6426

Fictitious Names, Non-confidential Marriages
Personal Property, Real Estate
Superior Court Case Index

Business Licenses

Fictitious Names, Non-confidential Marriages

Real Estate, Recordings, Deeds, Judgments

Real Property, Personal Property, Assessor

Superior Court Calendars by month


Fresno County
Hall of Records
2281 Tulare St., Room 301
Fresno, CA 93721-2105
(559) 488-3352

Real Estate, Mortgage, Recordings, Lien, Deed, Property


Inmates, Offenders

Marriage Records

Superior Court Family, Probate, Small Claims

Glenn County
526 W. Sycamore
Willows, CA 95988-0391
(530) 934-6446

Superior Court Index

Humboldt County
825 5th St., Room 110
Eureka, CA 95501-1153
(707) 445-7256

Humboldt County - Inmates

Imperial County
939 West Main St.
El Centro, CA 92243
(760) 482-4217

Fictitious Business Name

Parcel, GIS-mapping

Real Estate, Grantor-Grantee, Deed, Lien, Marriage - Index search only; no images

Inyo County
P.O. Box U
Independence, CA 93526
(760) 878-0218

Kern County
1415 Truxtun Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301-5222
(661) 868-5393

Fictitious Business Names

Assessor, Property

Civil Cases, Probate, Small Claims

Court Calendars

Court Hearing Defendants

Criminal Court



Real Estate, Recordings, Deeds, Property

Recent Sales

Tax Collector, Treasurer

Tax Assessor, Fictitious Business Names

Kings County
Clerk Recorder
1400 W. Lacey Blvd.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 582-3211

Inmates, Offenders - private website.

Lake County
255 N. Forbes St.
Lakeport, CA 95453-4731
(707) 263-2374

Parcels, GIS-mapping

Real Estate, Grantor/Grantee, Deed, Lien, Mortgage

Lassen County Recorder
220 S. Lassen St. Suite 5
Susanville, CA 96130-4324
(530) 251-8189

Real Estate, Recorder, Deed, Mortgage - Registration required.

Los Angeles County
P.O. Box 120
Los Angeles, CA 90053-0120
(213) 974-6135 [Los Angeles]
(818) 374-2208 [Van Nuys]
(818) 557-3482 [Burbank]
(818) 500-3551 [Glendale]
(323) 586-6365 [Huntington Park]
(626) 356-5695 [Pasadena]
(310) 260-3522 [Santa Monica]

Los Angles County Courts
(free access to county criminal and civil court docket data)

Assessor, Property

City of Los Angeles - Parcel Data

Court Locator

Fictitious Business Names

Inmate Locator

Inmates, Offenders

Most Wanted

Missing Persons

Probate Notes

Property, GIS-mapping

Traffic Tickets

Los Angeles County Probate Notes

Superior Court (Civil, Small Claims, Probate, Family - case summaries)

Madera County Recorder
209 W. Yosemite Ave.
Madera, CA 93637-3534
(559) 675-7944

Parcels, Mapping

Marin County Recorder
P.O. Box C
San Rafael, CA 94913
(415) 473-6407

Superior Court

Birth, Death, Marriage

Business Names

Property Tax, Assessor

Real Estate, Grantor/Grantee, Deed, Index

Sheriff Booking Log

Mariposa County
P.O. Box 247
Mariposa, CA 95338-0247
(209) 966-2005

Mariposa County - Births

Mendocino County
501 Low Gap Rd., Rm 1020
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 463-4481

Superior Court Index

Merced County
2222 M St., Room 14
Merced, CA 95340-3729
(209) 385-6515

Missing Persons

Property, Assessor, GIS-Mapping

Real Estate, Recorder, Grantor/Grantee, Deed

Modoc County
204 S. Court St.
Alturas, CA 96101-0131

Real Estate, Recorder, Deed, Vital Statistics, Fictitious Names

Mono County
P.O. Box 237
Bridgeport, CA 93517-0537
(760) 932-5239

Parcels, Assessor, GIS-mapping

Monterey County
P.O. Box 29
Salinas, CA 93902-0029
(831) 647-5800

Real Estate, Recording, Grantor/Grantee, Deed, Lien, Fictitious Name

Assessor, Property Tax

Court Calendars

Court Indexes

Most Wanted

Tax Sales

Napa County Superior Court
825 Brown St.
Napa, CA 94559-0880
(702) 299-1180

Real Estate, Grantor/Grantee, Deed, Recording


Parcel Data

Property, GIS-mapping

Property Tax, Assessor

Superior Court Criminal

Voter Registration

Nevada County
P.O. Box 6126
Nevada City, CA 95959-6126
(530) 265-1311

Property Tax

Court Case Calendar

Property Tax Payment

Property, GIS-mapping

Real Estate, Recorder, Deeds, Liens, Judgments, UCCs. Fictitious Business Names

Orange County
P.O. Box 238
Santa Ana, CA 92702-0238
(714) 834-2200

Assessor, Property Tax, Tax Lien, Aircraft, Vessel

Superior Court Cases

Civil, Family, Probate Court Calendars

Fictitious Business Name

Inmates, Offenders

Probate Court Cases

Real Estate, Grantor/Grantee, Deeds, Judgments, Liens

Superior Court Criminal, Traffic, Calendars

Sheriff Wanted Lists, Missing Persons, Blotter

Placer County
2954 Richardson Dr.
Auburn, CA 95603
(530) 889-6550

County Recorder

Marriage Records

Assessor, Property Tax

Fictitious Business Names

Property, GIS-mapping

Plumas County
P.O. Box 10706
Quincy, CA 95971
(530) 283-6305

Riverside County
P.O. Box 751
Riverside, CA 92502-0751
(909) 955-1960

Superior Court Records

Fictitious Business Names

Property Tax, Assessor

Real Estate, Recording, Deed, Lien, Divorce, Judgment

Most Wanted, Missing Person

Sacramento County
600 8th St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 874-5522

Superior Court

Assessor, Property, GIS-mapping

City of West Sacramento

DUI Most Wanted

Voter Registration

Fictitious Business Names



Real Estate, Recordings, Grantor/Grantee, Deeds

Restaurant Inspections

Sex Offenders

Treasurer, Property Tax, Tax Sale, Fictitious Names

San Benito County
440 5th St., Room 206
Hollister, CA 95023
(831) 636-4057

Most Wanted

San Bernardino County
222 W. Hospitality Ln.
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0022
(760) 256-4907

San Bernardino County Property

Fictitious Business Names


Property, GIS-mapping

Most Wanted


Property, Assessor

Real Estate, Grantor/Grantee, Recording, Deed

Superior Court

Fictitious Business Names

San Diego County
P.O. Box 121750
San Diego, CA 92112-4147
(619) 531-3141

Real Estate, Grantor/Grantee, Deed

Assessor/Recorder, Fictitious Name, Property, Maps

Fictitious Business Names

Property Sales

Parcel, Maps

Sheriff (court) Restraining Orders

Sheriff (court) Warrants

Superior Court Party Case Index, New Filings

San Francisco County Superior Court
633 Folsom St., Room 210
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 553-1159

Superior Court Civil, Family Law, Probate

Probate Court

Real Estate, Recorder, Deed, Lien, Judgment

Assessor, Property

Fictitious Business Names

San Joaquin County
P.O. Box 1968
Stockton, CA 95201-1968
(209) 468-2355

Case Summaries

Court Calendars

Property, GIS-data

Property, GIS-mapping

San Luis Obispo County
1144 Monterey St., Suite C
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408-0001
(805) 781-5677

Real Estate, Recordings, Deeds, Judgments, Liens

Assessor, Property Tax

Most Wanted, Missing Person

Parcel Maps

San Mateo County
401 Marshall St., 6th Fl.
Redwood City, CA 94063-1636
(415) 363-4711

Superior Court Civil, Probate, Small Claims, Family

Criminal, Civil, Probate, Small Claims, Family Law

Fictitious Names

Property, Tax

Real Estate, Grantor/Grantee, Deed

Traffic Citations

Santa Barbara County
Hall of Records, P.O. Box 159
Santa Barbara, CA 93102
(805) 568-2220

Real Estate, Grantor/Grantee, Deed, Lien

Property, Assessor

Restaurant Inspection

Most Wanted

Property Tax

Superior Court Civil

Santa Clara County
170 Park Center Plaza
San Jose, CA 95110-1774
(408) 882-2100

Real Estate, Recordings, Grantor/Grantee, Deed

Tax Collector, Secured/Unsecured Taxes

Assessor, Property

Birth - 1905-1995

Civil, Family, Probate & Small Claims Superior Court

Fictitious Business Names

Santa Clara County - Inmates, Offenders

Santa Cruz County
701 Ocean St., Room 230
Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4027
(831) 454-2020

Assessor, Property Tax

Superior Court

Business Licenses

Fictitious Business Name

Recording, Deed, Judgment, Lien, Marriage, Death, Birth

Shasta County
1500 Court St.
Redding, CA 96001-1694
(530) 245-6789



Superior Court Case Index

City of Redding - Assessor

Sierra County
P.O. Drawer D
Downieville, CA 95936-9999
(530) 289-3698

Siskiyou County Recorder
P.O. Box 8
Yreka, CA 96097-0008
(530) 842-8196

Fictitious Business Names

Real Estate, Recording, Deeds, Liens

Supreme Court Records

Solano County
600 Texas St.
Fairfield, CA 94533-6321
(707) 421-6053

Civil Tentative Rulings, Probate Notes

Property Tax, Unsecured Property

Real Estate, Recording, Grantor/Grantee, Deed

Superior Court

Recording, Assessor, Property

Superior Court

Sonoma County
P.O. Box 6124
Santa Rosa, CA 95406-6124
(707) 565-1100

Superior Court Tentative Rulings, Calendars, Recently Filed Cases

Real Estate, Recorder Index, Deed, Lien, UCCs

Voter Registration

Stanislaus County
800 11th St.
Modesto, CA 95353-1008
(209) 558-6000

Superior Court Index

Fictitious Business Names

Most Wanted, Missing Person

Property, Assessor

Real Estate, Recording, Deeds, Liens

Sutter County
P.O. Box 1555
Yuba City, CA 95992-1555
(530) 822-7352

Real Estate, Recorder, Grantor/Grantee, Deed, Fictitious Business Name

Assessor, Property, Tax Collector

Inmates, Offenders

Tehama County
P.O. Box 250
Red Bluff, CA 96080-0250
(530) 527-6441

Property Tax

Real Estate, Recording, Grantor/Grantee, Deed, Fictitious Name

Trinity County
P.O. Box 1258
Weaverville, CA 96093-1258
(530) 623-1208

Vital Records, Fictitious Business Names

Tulare County
221 S. Mooney Blvd., Room 105
Visalia, CA 93291-4593
(559) 733-6454

Superior Court Daily Calendar, Civil & Probate Notes

Property Tax

Real Estate, Recording, Deeds, Judgments, Liens, Vital Statistics, Fictitious Names

Tuolumne County
2 S. Green St.
Sonora, CA 95370-4679
(209) 533-5555

Criminal Court

Real Estate, Recorder, Grantor/Grantee, Deed, Lien, Judgment

Ventura County
800 S. Victoria Ave.
Ventura, CA 93009-0001
(805) 654-2264

Superior Court Civil and Probate Cases

Superior Court Criminal and Traffic Cases

Superior Ct Family Law - Case number required to search


Property Tax

Recorder, Grantor/Grantee, Deeds, Judgment, Lien, Fictitious Business Names

Yolo County
P.O. Box 1130
Woodland, CA 95776-1130
(530) 666-8598

Building Permits

Criminal Court, Traffic Court

Davis Cemetery District

Marriage Records

Parcel Lookup

Parcels, GIS-mapping

Probation Violators

Real Estate, Recorder, Deeds

Deed, Lien, Judgment, Birth, Death

Yolo County Recorder (Tel: 530-666-8130)

Yolo County Fictitious Business Names

Court Calendars, Probate Notes

City of Davis - Business Licenses

City of Davis - Police Log

Yuba County
935 14th St.
Marysville, CA 95901
(530) 749-7600

Yuba County - Property, Assessor

Recorder, Deed, Lien, Judgment, UCC

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