Court Case information is available at no charge. The Superior Court of California, County of San Bernardino has implemented an enhanced service which provides remote access to document images from case filings in civil matters. The fee for access to these documents is $0.50 per page. We provide remote public access to documents authorized by statute for public viewing. Remote access by the public to any other documents is not available at this time. For a definition of remote access please visit https://www.courts.ca.gov/42512.htm
Civil Court Case Number are the two letter jurisdiction code followed by the numerical digits.
The case jurisdiction codes are as follows
- SS = San Bernardino
- DS = San Bernardino Civil
- SB = San Bernardino *effective mid November 2020 (Criminal, Quasi-Criminal, Probate, Family, Child Support)
- JS = San Bernardino Criminal
- RS = Rancho Cucamonga
- WV = Rancho Cucamonga
- VS = Victorville
- VI = Victorville
- BS = Barstow
- BA = Barstow *effective mid November 2020
- MS = Joshua Tree
- MB = Joshua Tree *effective mid November 2020
- NS = Needles
- CS = Chino
- FS = Fontana
- VA = Fontana
- ES = Redlands
- PS = Probate
- HS = Big Bear
These two letters are not always printed on Court documents.
The case type is the prefix (i.e., FSB, RFL, SMC, etc).
Example – if a printed document showed a case number as RFL012345, the case type would be RFL and the actual case number would be RS012345 (RS being the jurisdiction code and 012345 being the number).
The Superior Court of California, County of San Bernardino, ("Court") is implementing a new case management system. As part of that implementation, the Court is converting its court records from paper to electronic format.
All court records are handled with extreme care and confidentiality during the conversion process and the Court believes and is confident all records, and information contained therein, converted to electronic format and available through the Court’s hosted online access service are accurate and reliable. However, all records and other data provided by the Court through its online access service is provided "as is" with no warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranty for fitness for a particular purpose.
The Court assumes no liability or responsibility for technical inaccuracies or typographical errors in records, information, and related graphics included in the Court’s online access service.
The Court, furthermore, does not guarantee or warrant the correctness, completeness or utility for any general or specific purpose of the records or other data available through access to its online access service. In no event shall the Court be liable for any damages, of any nature whatsoever, arising from the use of this service.
The Court does not represent or warrant that access to its online access service or any records or information contained therein will be uninterrupted or that there will be no failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information during the conversion process or at any other time. In no event shall the Court be liable for the inability to access its online access service.
Limited case data is available on cases filed prior to 1998. Please contact the appropriate Court District for access to information on older cases.
System will be unavailable from 3:30 to 4:30 AM for case updating.