Presiding Judge Rancourt has issued Administrative Order 22-02 which, among other things, continues the suspension of jury trial until at least February 14th, 2022.
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District Court has posted new Local Court Emergency Rules effective July 1, 2021 through August 31, 2021 as well as Local Court Rules that will go into effect September 1, 2021. They can be viewed on the Local Court Rules page.
District Court resolves and adjudicates infractions, criminal traffic, and criminal non-traffic violations. It also processes small claims, civil actions, name changes, anti-harassment orders, and domestic violence protection orders.
Please be advised that District Court does not respond to inquiries via email. For District Court information, please contact the automated information line at 425-388-3331.
A drop box is located at each division of the District Court. You may drop off payments and/or hearing requests. Please include full name and case number on all documents. Please do not place cash in the drop box.
For domestic violence protection orders, the petitioner needs to immediately go to the nearest Court division for the necessary filing. There is no cost for filing a domestic violence petition.