Indio Juvenile Courthouse
47-671 Oasis Street, Indio, Ca. 92201
Hours of OperationThe courthouse is open from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, except court holidays.
Types of Cases Heard at this Location:
Public parking is available in close proximity to all courthouses in the Indio Court complex. A total of 22 handicapped spaces are located near the Larson Justice Center and the Indio Juvenile Court. Individuals with vehicles displaying a handicapped placard or license plate may park in any space.
The following departments are in the Indio Juvenile Courthouse:
Department Floor 240 1 241 1American with Disabilities Act - Accommodations (ADA)
The entry to the Indio Juvenile Court is located on the east side of the building on Oasis Street. The entry is wheelchair accessible, but is not equipped with an automated entry button.
All individuals seeking entrance to the facility must pass through security screening which includes a metal detector (magnetometer). The screening device can accommodate wheelchairs of average size. Individuals with pacemakers or cochlear implants may request screening via a hand held wand from security screening personnel.
Wheelchair accessible restrooms are located in the lobby area of the courthouse near the clerk’s office public service counter. Restroom stalls and sinks are wheelchair accessible. Restroom entry doors are not equipped with automated entry buttons.
A lowered, wheelchair accessible drinking fountain is located on the first floor in the lobby area.
Smoke detectors and fire alarm systems are equipped with strobe lights.
The Indio Juvenile Court houses Departments 240 and 241. Counsel tables are wheelchair accessible. Witness stands are not wheelchair accessible. Courtroom doors are not equipped with automated entry buttons.
Assistive listening devices are available for hearing-disabled individuals. Individuals anticipating the need to use hearing assisted devices are requested to notify the ADA Coordinator’s Office by completing Judicial Council Form MC 410 and submitting the form to the Court's Human Resource Department as far in advance of the court date as possible and in any event no less than five (5) court days prior to the hearing.
If a printed transcript of a court hearing is required, please make arrangements to purchase one from the court reporter.
Individuals in need of sign language interpreters may request assistance through the Court's Human Resource Department. Individuals may request Computer Assisted Real-Time Transcription or CART assistance through the ADA Coordinator’s Office by submitting Judicial Council Form MC 410 to the ADA Coordinator in as far advance of the court date as possible and in any event no less than five (5) court days prior to the hearing. Generally, sign language interpreters and CART reporters are provided to facilitate a hearing disabled individual's participation in court proceedings, but they may be permitted to accompany an individual at other times to facilitate communication in court matters.
Clerk’s Office Accommodations
The clerk’s office public service counter is not wheelchair accessible. A speech-generating device (NEO Text2Speech) is available upon request at the customer service window. Magnification devices are also available upon request to facilitate reading smaller print on court forms.Items Not Allowed in Court Buildings
- Any firearms
- Taser / Stun guns
- Gun shaped lighters
- Toy or replica guns
- BB guns
- Pellet guns
- All bullets and ammunition
- Buck type knives - all size blades
- Swiss Army / utility type knives - all size blades
- Butter and steak knives - all size blades
- Multi-tool type knives - all size blades
- Concealable / disguised knives - all size blades
- Switchblade knives / gravity knives
- Pocket knives
- Miscellaneous sharp items (includes knitting needles and crochet hooks)
- Razors (includes single razor blades)
- Box cutters
- All 'exacto' type tools
- Ice picks
- Tear Gas
- Pepper gas
- Animal repellent
- Butane Fuel
- Cigarette lighters
- Letter openers
- Pieces of heavy-duty wire
- Heavy gauge chains
- Laser pointers (exception: attorneys needing for trial)
- Needles/Syringes (non-diabetics or without a prescription)
- Handcuff keys
- Excess clothing beyond what is reasonable for personal use and current weather conditions
- Glass containers or objects
- Other miscellaneous items that present a safety concern as determined by Sheriff's Department supervisors for each facility.