The Victorville Courthouse is located at 14455 Civic Drive, Victorville, CA 92392. The Victorville court handles traffic ticket and criminal matters. Victorville Traffic court is held in department V1 and the criminal calendar made up of misdemeanor and felony cases are spread throughout the Victorville courthouse for arraignment, pretrial, and trial. Victorville courthouse is expected to become busier than ever with the upcoming closures of the Needles and Barstow courthouses in 2013. San Bernardino is broke and consolidating courthouses seems to be the plan of attack.
The traffic clerk at the Victorville courthouse is notoriously busy. Lines can be over an hour most days of the week. The traffic clerk’s office in Victorville is located immediately after you clear the line to get through security and it includes both the court clerks as well as collections for those unfortunate enough to have a failure to appear or FTA which may be holding or suspending your California Drivers License or even an out of state license. The clerk for the criminal and limited civil divisions is located down the hall and to the right and features equally slow and understaffed customer service. Most days the crimiinal and civil clerk’s office will have a good line going and only one employee at each window.
If you are headed to the Victorville Courthouse, free parking is available in the lot surrounding the courthouse. Free parking is also located in the surrounding area if you are willing to make a short walk. If you have a DUI or criminal case in the Victorville courthouse, a warrant, or traffic cases in collections, it may be cost effective to send a lawyer on your behalf. A lawyer experienced in traffic and criminal law can often save enough money to cover their own fees, saving you time, effort, and damage on your record.