Hours of Operation
The courthouse is open from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, except court holidays.
Type of Cases Filed or Heard at this Location:
Family Law, Criminal, Traffic & Probate
Public parking is available in close proximity to all the courthouses in the Indio Courthouse complex. A total of 22 handicapped spaces are located near the Larson Justice Center, the Larson Annex, and the Indio Juvenile Court. Individuals with vehicles displaying a handicapped placard or license plate may park in any space.
The Larson Justice Center is located at 46-200 Oasis Street, Indio, Ca. 92201
The following departments are in the Larson Justice Center:
Department Floor 1A 1 1B 1 1C 1 1D 1 2E 2 2F 2 2G 2 2H 2 2J 2 2K 2 3M 3 3N 3 3P 3 3R 3 3S 3 3T 3
Americans with Disabilities Act - Accommodations
The main entry to the Larson Justice Center is located on the north side of the court facility. A wheelchair ramp is located to the right of the entry. The entry door is automated for handicapped entry.
All individuals seeking entrance to the facility must pass through security screening which includes a metal detector (magnetometer). Screening devices can accommodate wheelchairs of average size. Individuals with pacemakers or cochlear implants may request screening via a hand held wand from security screening personnel.
Public restrooms are located on all three floors of the building. Entrances, stalls and sinks in all restrooms are wheelchair accessible. Wheelchair accessible restrooms are also located in the jury assembly room on the second floor and the jury deliberation rooms on the second and third floors.
Lowered, wheelchair accessible drinking fountains are located on all three floors of the courthouse, in the east and west ends of the building.
Smoke detectors and fire alarm systems are equipped with strobe lights.
Elevator cabs are equipped with Braille signage and emergency call features to accommodate those with seeing and hearing impairment.
The Larson Justice Center is a three-story building located on Oasis Street, which houses the following court departments: 2E, 2H, 2G, 2F, 2J, 2K, 3M, 3N, 3P, 3R, 3S, and 3T. Counsel tables in each courtroom are wheelchair accessible. With the exception of Department 2K, all courtroom jury boxes are wheelchair accessible; however, witness stands are not. Courtroom doors are not equipped with automated entry buttons. The jury assembly room is located on the second floor and is accessed by the public elevator on north side of the building. Jury deliberation rooms are located on the second and third floors and are accessed by the public elevator on the north side of the building. Wheelchair accessible restrooms are located in the jury deliberation rooms and the jury assembly room.
Assistive listening devices are available for hearing-disabled individuals. Individuals anticipating the need to use hearing assisted devices are requested to notify the ADA Coordinator’s Office by completing Judicial Council Form MC 410 and submitting it to the ADA Coordinator’s Office as far in advance of the court date as possible and in any event no less than five (5) court days prior to the hearing.
If a printed transcript of a court hearing is required, please make arrangements to purchase one from the court reporter.
Individuals in need of sign language interpreters may request assistance through the Interpreter Coordinator’s Office. Individuals may request Computer Assisted Real-Time Transcription or CART assistance through the ADA Coordinator’s Office by submitting Judicial Council Form MC 410 to the Clerk’s Office or directly to the ADA Coordinator as far in advance of the court date as possible and in any event no less than five (5) court days prior to the hearing. Generally, sign language interpreters and CART reporters are provided to facilitate a hearing-disabled individual's participation in court proceedings, but they may be permitted to accompany an individual at other times to facilitate communication in court matters.
Clerk’s Office Accommodations:
The clerk’s office located on the first floor has lowered, wheelchair accessible public service counters. There are also wheelchair accessible work surfaces available for customers. A speech-generating device (NEO Text2Speech) is available upon request at any customer service window. Magnification devices are also available upon request to facilitate reading smaller print on court forms.
Lowered counters are also located in the Family Law Assistance Center and in the Self-Help Center.
Items Not Allowed
Items Not Allowed in Court Facilities