Welcome to the Superior Court of Siskiyou County

The mission of Superior Court of California, County of Siskiyou, is to provide a neutral forum for timely resolution of legal proceedings according to the law.

Court News & Notices

Posted July 14, 2020
Modified Emergency Bail Schedule

Posted March 17, 2020
Notice - Are You Sick?

Posted March 17, 2020
Public Notice - Coronavirus

Posted January 20, 2021
2021 Uniform Bail and Penalty Schedules

Posted October 19, 2020
Court Calendar Effective December 3, 2020

Posted October 19, 2020
FY20-21 Baseline Budget - Siskiyou

Posted July 24, 2020
FY 20-21 Trial Court Allocations

Posted January 22, 2020
2020 Misdemeanor and Felony Bail Schedules


Implementation of Emergency Relief - April 20, 2021 Order of the Chief Justice - April 20, 2021 Order from the Presiding Justice - April 6, 2021 SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF SISKIYOU INFORMATION REGARDING COURT OPERATIONS AND COVID-19 The Court has resumed most calendars and clerk’s office hours remain the same, 8am to 12pm and 1pm to 4pm, Monday through Friday, except for holidays. In our effort to minimize the spread of COVID-19, all court users are required to wear a mask, if not you could be denied access to the courthouse. Seating in courtrooms is limited capacity, only parties that must attend court should come to the courthouse to help accommodate social distancing requirements. If you are sick or are not feeling well, please do not come to the courthouse. For Civil, Family Law or Juvenile matters you may call the clerk’s office at (530) 842-8238. For Traffic matters you may call the clerk’s office at (530) 842-8243. For Criminal matters you should contact your attorney about your hearing.

Info By Division


Siskiyou Superior Court’s Administration Division provides information and services for records requests, fiscal matters including annual budget and budget allocation, procurement, requests for proposals, and other operational and administrative matters.


The Civil Division assists parties with cases involving: recovery of money or property in non-contract civil disputes or contract enforcement; civil rights, and, landlord tenant actions. Petitions to Change Name and various writs are also handled by the Civil Division.


The Criminal Division has jurisdiction over felonies, misdemeanors, infractions.

Family Law

The Family Law Division hears matters involving family-related issues and domestic relations.

Jury Service

For persons serving or noticed to serve on a jury.

Small Claims

The Small Claims Division handles cases that do not exceed $10,000 and are resolved quickly and inexpensively with relatively simple and informal rules.


The Traffic Division has jurisdiction over Vehicle Code violations and local traffic ordinance violations.

About The Court

Siskiyou County is a land of great natural beauty. It is at the southern edge of the Cascade Range, situated in the northernmost part of California, right on the Oregon border. Mt. Shasta, a 14,000 foot volcano, is located in Siskiyou County. The county's landmass exceeds that of the State of Connecticut. The largest city in Siskiyou County is Yreka, population 7500. There are eight other cities ranging in size from 800 to 3500. The closest metropolitan areas, which are in the State of Oregon, are Ashland, 35 miles and Medford, 55 miles. The closest metropolitan area in California, which is 100 miles away, is in Redding.

       Presiding Judge: Karen L. Dixon

       Assistant Presiding Judge: JoAnn Bicego

       Court Executive Officer: Reneé McCanna-Crane


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