The courthouse is open from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, except court holidays.Types of Cases Heard at this Location:
The Temecula Court is located in a county agency complex. There is ample public and handicapped parking adjacent to the court building as well as to the other county buildings.Court Phone Directory
The main court entry is wheelchair accessible, but the door is not equipped with a handicapped activation button. The entry is at ground level.
All individuals seeking entrance to the facility must pass through security screening which includes a metal detector (magnetometers). The screening device can accommodate an average sized wheelchair. Individuals with pacemakers or cochlear implants may request screening via a hand held wand from security screening personnel.
Public restrooms are located on the first floor. Restrooms have wheelchair accessible stalls and sinks.
A wheelchair accessible drinking fountain is located on the first floor near the clerk’s office.
The Temecula Courthouse houses one courtroom: Department T1. The courtroom has a wheelchair accessible counsel table as well as a wheelchair accessible jury box. The witness stand is not accessible by wheelchair.
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.
A speech-generating device (NEO Text2Speech) is available upon request at the customer service window. Magnification devices are also available upon request to facilitate reading smaller print on court forms.