Siskiyou County Court Records Search

Siskiyou County Court Caseload Data and Trends

Depending on the local government practices, and political and economic climates, court case numbers will vary from year to year in specific areas of Siskiyou County, CA.

The Siskiyou County court system consists of 1 court type, Superior Court. In 2018, Superior Court recorded 12,690 filings, which indicates a decrease of 7% from 13,625 in 2017. Review the table below for number of cases in the county.

Courts Type Number of filings in 2018
Superior Court12,690

Most Popular Court Cases

You can tell a lot about an area by the types of legal proceedings that appear in county courts.

Siskiyou County court records data dates back to 2012. Some may date back further, but they started formally recording them since 2012. There was a total of 12,690 cases filed in the county for the year 2018. The most popular type of court case is criminal comprising 87% of the total filings. The next most popular types of court cases are civil and family law cases. Check out the table below to review the filing information for a specific court case type in county.

There are various choices to lookup for a Siskiyou County court case using someone’s name, the court type, the courthouse or county name, and other information.

Cases Type Number of filings in 2018
Family Law664

Juvenile Delinquency in Siskiyou, CA

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Siskiyou County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in California often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.

In 2017, a total of 84 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Siskiyou County. Of that total, 14% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 12 court cases. Another 86% were dependency cases that accounted for 72 of the juvenile cases.

A lot of counties, including, Siskiyou County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Siskiyou County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.

Juvenile Cases Number of cases

Government of Siskiyou County, CA

County Seat: Yreka
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1852
Total Square Miles: 6,347
2019 Population: 43,853
Persons/Square Mile: 0.14
County Contact: 510 N Main St
County Courthouse
Yreka , CA 96097-2525

Siskiyou County, CA Courts