Delinquency matters are misdemeanor or felony matters committed by an individual under the age of 18. The law currently provides, in some instances, the possibility of the juvenile being tried as an adult in the Superior Court. Delinquency hearings are typically heard in Court Department 17 at the Juvenile Court Branch at 2215 Blue Gum Avenue, Modesto, CA.
Filings for Juvenile Delinquency matters are typically filed at the Juvenile Branch Court located at 2215 Blue Gum Avenue, Modesto, CA in Room 15. This office is located west of the intersection of Carpenter Road and Blue Gum Avenue. Office hours are Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Friday 8:00 a.m. - noon. Court is in session Monday through Friday for Delinquency matters. You may contact the Clerk's Office by calling our auto attendant at (209) 530-3100 and selecting option 8. Please listen carefully to select the correct office.
All juvenile traffic matters are now heard at Traffic Court 2260 Floyd Ave., Modesto, CA 95358. If you would like to receive information on a traffic matter you may contact Traffic at (209)530-3100 and select option 1 or go to 2260 Floyd Ave., Modesto, CA.