San Diego County Criminal Records

Search free San Diego County CA crime records such as arrest records, warrant search, jail and prison records, inmate search, police records, sex offender registry, and court records.


San Diego County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality that can be accessed by the public. The Clerk's Office is an important source for crime records. Multiple court records can be obtained through the Clerk's Office, including case records for felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic infractions. Many Clerk's Offices provide online access to court records as well as online criminal history searches.

Carlsbrand City Clerk Carlsbad CA 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive 92008 760-434-2821

Chula Vista City Clerk Chula Vista CA 276 4th Avenue 91910 619-691-5041

El Cajon County Clerk El Cajon CA 200 South Magnolia Avenue 92020 619-441-1763

Encinitas Clerk Encinitas CA 505 South Vulcan Avenue 92024 760-633-2601

Escondido City Clerk Escondido CA 201 North Broadway 92025 760-839-4617

La Mesa City Clerk La Mesa CA 8130 Allison Avenue 91942 619-667-1120

National City Clerk National CA 1243 National City Boulevard 91950 619-336-4228

San Diego County Clerk San Marcos CA 141 East Carmel Street 92078 760-940-6868

San Diego County Clerk San Diego CA 1600 Pacific Highway 92101 619-237-0502


San Diego County Court

Courts maintain records on their cases and make these documents available to the public, including case records for felonies and misdemeanors, criminal violations, and traffic infractions. There are many types of courts, including municipal, district, superior, and appellate courts. You will need to know the court of record and have a name or the case number in order to locate a court case. Many courts also provide docket information for ongoing cases. Court records can often be requested online.

Chula Vista Superior Court Chula Vista CA 500 3rd Avenue 91910 619-691-4726

El Cajon Superior Court El Cajon CA 250 East Main Street 92020 619-441-4336

Kearny Mesa Traffic Court San Diego CA 8950 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard 92123 858-694-2066

Ramona Superior Court Ramona CA 1428 Montecito Road 92065 760-738-2400

San Diego Criminal Court San Diego CA 220 West Broadway 92101 619-531-4420


San Diego County District Attorney Office

District attorneys are charged with prosecuting crimes in court. The District Attorney's Office makes information on ongoing criminal cases and upcoming court dates available to the public. Most District Attorney's Offices provide online access to current and recent cases, excluding juvenile cases and cases sealed by the court. If you need information on an ongoing criminal case, the District Attorney's Office can give you important information about the defendants involved in the case.

San Diego County District Attorney San Diego CA 330 West Broadway 92101 619-531-4040


San Diego County Jail & Prison

Jails and Prisons maintain records on current and former inmates. This information is accessible to the public through the relevant Department of Corrections or the Federal Bureau of Prisons. These records contain information on a criminal's conviction and sentence, the facility where an inmate is incarcerated, and release dates. In order to locate jail and prison records, you will need a last name and supporting information such as an identification number, date of birth, and the inmate's incarceration status. Jail and prison records are available online through county, state, or federal databases.

Chula Vista City Jail Chula Vista CA 315 4th Avenue 91910 858-974-2222

Chula Vista Jail Chula Vista CA 610 Paseo Del Rey 91910 619-482-7258

Juvenile Ranch Facility Campo CA 957 Forest Gate Rd 91906 619-401-3500

San Diego City Jail San Diego CA 446 Alta Road 92179 858-974-2222

San Diego County Camp Barrett Alpine CA 21077 Lyons Valley Road 91901 858-974-2222

San Diego County Central Jail San Diego CA 1173 Front Street 92101 858-974-2222

San Diego County Detention Bureau San Diego CA PO Box 939062 92193 858-974-2222

San Diego County Jail San Diego CA 446 Alta Road 92179 619-661-2620

San Diego County Juvenile Ranch Facility Campo CA 957 Forest Gate Rd 91906 858-974-2222

San Diego County Kearny Mesa San Diego CA 2801 Meadow Lark Drive 92123 858-974-2222

San Diego County Las Colinas Womens Detention Santee CA 9000 Cottonwood Avenue 92071 858-974-2222

San Diego County South Bay Facility Chula Vista CA 500 3rd Avenue 91910 858-974-2222

San Diego County Vista Detention Facility Vista CA 325 South Melrose Drive 92081 858-974-2222


San Diego County Police Department

Police Departments maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the police, and other criminal records. Many of these records are available to the public, including 911 incident response reports, police incident reports, and witness statements in certain departments. Logs of arrests and search warrants are also public records. Some police records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are sealed. Many police departments provide online access to crime records online.

Carlsbad Police Department Carlsbad CA 2560 Orion Way 92010 760-931-2197

Chula Vista Police Department Chula Vista CA 276 4th Avenue 91910 619-691-5151

Coronado Police Department Coronado CA 700 Orange Avenue 92118 619-522-7350

El Cajon Police Department El Cajon CA 100 Fletcher Parkway 92020 619-579-3311

Escondido Police Department Escondido CA 700 West Grand Avenue 92025 760-839-4706

La Mesa Police Department La Mesa CA 8181 Allison Avenue 91942 619-667-1400

National City Police Department National CA 1200 National City Boulevard 91950 619-336-4411

Oceanside Harbor Police Department Oceanside CA 1540 North Harbor Drive 92054 760-435-4050

San Diego Harbor Police Department San Diego CA 3380 North Harbor Drive 92101 619-686-6585


San Diego County Probation Department

Probation Departments enforce court orders by monitoring probationers to prevent them from committing new crimes. Probation departments maintain records on individuals currently or formerly under probation. State law governs access to probation records and may restrict certain information about a probationer. Contact the local Probation Department if you need someone's probation record.

San Diego County Probation Department San Diego CA 9444 Balboa Avenue 92123 858-514-3200


San Diego County Sheriff Department

Sheriffs maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the sheriff, traffic collision reports, and other criminal records. Some sheriff records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are not available to the public. Many Sheriff's Offices provide access to incident reports if you know some basic information about the incident, and some Sheriff's Offices provide criminal history background checks.

San Diego County Sheriff's Office San Diego CA PO Box 939062 92193 858-974-2240


San Diego County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town Halls and City Halls maintain records related to the locality, including criminal records. Many provide online access to local crime reports.

Carlsbad City Hall Carlsbad CA 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive 92008 760-434-2820

Chula Vista City Hall Chula Vista CA 276 4th Avenue 91910 619-691-5031

Coronado City Hall Coronado CA 1825 Strand Way 92118 619-522-7300

Descanso Town Hall Descanso CA 24536 Viejas Grade Road 91916 619-445-9505

Encinitas City Hall Encinitas CA 505 S Vulcan Ave 92024 760-633-2600

Escondido City Hall Escondido CA 201 North Broadway 92025 760-839-4880

La Mesa City Hall La Mesa CA 8130 Allison Ave 91942 619-463-6611

National City City Hall National CA 1243 National City Boulevard 91950 619-336-4226

Oceanside City Hall Oceanside CA 300 N Coast Hwy 92054 760-435-3969

Poway City Hall Poway CA 13325 Civic Center Drive 92064 858-668-4400

San Diego City Hall San Diego CA 202 C Street 92101 619-533-4000