A criminal case is a proceeding in which someone is charged with a public offense, evidence is presented on both sides, and a decision is made as to the person's guilt.
Court News & Notices
Posted August 20, 2013
FY 2013-14 Proposed Budget
Effective July 1, 2013
Notice of Fee Changes
Posted July 31, 2012
Public Notice of Closures
Effective January 1, 2012
Updated Local Rules
Posted August 5, 2011
Pursuant to California Rule of Court 10.620(f), please view the annual budget allocation for the Superior Court, County of Lake.
Posted Spring, 2010
New Lakeport Courthouse: Frequently Asked Questions
Welcome to Lake County Superior Court
About Our Court:
Presiding Judge: Judge Stephen O. Hedstrom
Assistant Presiding Judge: Judge Andrew S. Blum
Court Executive Officer: Krista D. LeVier
Lake County is located in northern California, about two and one-half hours driving time from both the San Francisco Bay Area and the Sacramento metropolitan area; approximately 110 road miles north of San Francisco, 100 road miles west of Sacramento, and 80 road miles east of the Pacific Coast. It is 1,261 square miles in size and has a population of 60,000 people.
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