Court Services Division

Noel Wilterding, Captain

157 W 5th Street - 3rd floor
San Bernardino, California 92415

909 387-5700

Monday – Friday, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, excluding holidays.

The Victorville office will be closed for lunch from 12pm-1pm.

San Bernardino Courthouse

The Sheriff’s Court Services Division serves the San Bernardino Superior Court, providing professional security services and enforcing orders of the courts of the State of California. It is the second largest division within the Sheriff’s Department and is comprised of two separate components: Court Security Information and the Civil Enforcement Division. Deputies assigned to security functions ensure the safety and decorum of the court. Deputies and professional staff assigned to Civil Division receive, serve and execute civil processes and orders of the court in the manner prescribed by law.

All persons entering the courthouse facilities will be required to pass through a weapons screening device and have all hand-carried objects x-rayed. The following items will not be permitted into the San Bernardino Superior Court:

  • Any firearms
  • Stun guns
  • Gun shaped lighters
  • Toy or replica guns
  • All bullets and ammunition
  • Knives or cutting instruments of any kind
  • Miscellaneous sharp items including scissors
  • Tools of any kind
  • Aerosol spray cans including mace or pepper spray
  • Butane fuel
  • Torch lighters
  • Chains over 24 inches in length
  • Laser pointers
  • Skateboards
  • Skates
  • Needles/Syringes (non-diabetics or without a prescription)
  • Handcuffs
  • Handcuffs keys
  • Excess clothing beyond what is reasonable for personal use and current weather conditions
  • Camera and video equipment
  • Other items that present a safety concern as determined by Sheriff's Department

Cell phones with cameras are permitted within the courthouse but cannot be used to photograph, record or broadcast from within the courthouse without prior court approval. All electronic communication devices must be turned off or set for silent notification while inside a courtroom.Use of a cell phone to photograph or record from within the courthouse without prior court approval will result in your immediate removal from the courtroom. You may be subject you to a citation for contempt of court or an order imposing monetary sanctions as provided by law pursuant to California Rules of Court, Rule 1.150 and local court rules.

San Bernardino County
Sheriff’s Department

655 East Third Street
San Bernardino, California 92415-0061

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Non-Emergency Dispatch

Desert Phone NumberDesert – (760) 956-5001
Valley Phone NumberValley – (909) 387-8313