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UPDATE 6/1/2020

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19, Clark County District Court has substantially curtailed court operations. All trials are continued until after July 6, 2020. Defendants will receive notice of their rescheduled court date by mail or email. 

PLEASE CONTACT DISTRICT COURT AT (564) 397-2424 TO UPDATE YOUR ADDRESS AND TELEPHONE NUMBER.  

If you are represented, please maintain contact with your attorney. If you are represented by VANCOUVER DEFENDERS please call (360) 906-7234.


ALL DISTRICT COURT DOCKETS WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY.

The District Court Central Lobby is open with a maximum occupancy of 4 people.

  • Pretrial/Probation Lobby at the Law Enforcement Center will be closed effective 3/16/2020 to public.  Please contact your Pretrial/Probation officer by phone to check in or you can also contact (564) 397-2424 to be connected.
  • Mabry Center Lobby is closed to check-in/orientation effective 3/16/2020.  Please contact the Mabry center (564) 397-6045 to arrange check in for Work Crew.
  • Walk-in Warrants - To be placed on the docket and have your warrant quashed, please check in via phone at (564) 397-2424 or in person in the District Court Central Lobby.
    • Non-Domestic Violence cases – VIRTUAL Court will take place on Thursdays at 8:30 am.
    • Domestic Violence cases –VIRTUAL Court will take place on Mondays at 8:30 am.

Please contact the court by phone (564) 397-2424 or email ClarkCountyPublicService@clark.wa.gov to ensure your information (email, address, and phone) are up to date.

If you have Pre-Trial Release or Probation Services questions or need to check-in:

Pretrial Release: (564) 397-4414

Supervised Probation or Deferred Prosecution: (564) 397-2424

Bench Probation: (564) 397-4113

 

Thank you for your continued patience. Please continue to follow all applicable public health guidelines. 

Presiding Judge Kelli E. Osler
Administrator Amber K. Emery

General Administrative Order (GAO) 2020-7 (PDF)

General Administrative Order (GAO) 2020-9 (PDF)

General Administrative Order (GAO) 2020-10 (PDF)

Court Operations Order (COO) 2020-01 (PDF)

 

YouTube Livestream Channel:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8qHq7_NtPYt3_ZiBMlUFyw

 


PRESS RELEASE – Update 5/1/2020

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19, Clark County District Court has substantially curtailed court operations. All out-of-custody criminal dockets are cancelled. All trials are continued until after July 6, 2020. Defendants will receive notice of their rescheduled court date by mail. 

PLEASE CONTACT DISTRICT COURT AT (564) 397-2424 TO UPDATE YOUR ADDRESS AND TELEPHONE NUMBER.  

In-custody matters will continue to be handled on the scheduled date; however, there may be significant changes in time of day they will be heard.

If you are represented, please maintain contact with your attorney. If you are represented by VANCOUVER DEFENDERS please call (360) 906-7234.

District Court Lobby is CLOSED. District Court is still open and available by telephone, mail and email.

Filing an Anti-Harassment - please follow these instructions:
Anti-Harassment Petition and Instructions

Submitting your anti-harassment paperwork:

  • In Person: you may drop off the packet in the lock box located on the Ground Floor of the courthouse near District Court Administration
  • Email: district.court@clark.wa.gov
  • Mail: Clark County District Court, PO Box 9806, Vancouver, WA 98666-8806

*Please remember to fill out your anti-harassment packet entirely and sign the petition.
**If your anti-harassment/anti-stalking hearing is set, you will be notified by mail.

All other civil and infraction matters shall be filed electronically (per court rule) or by mail. Currently scheduled civil matters are cancelled and litigants will receive notice in the mail regarding rescheduled dates. 

If you have Pre-Trial Release or Probation Services questions or need to check-in:

Pretrial Release: (564) 397-4414

Supervised Probation or Deferred Prosecution: (564) 397-2424

Bench Probation: (564) 397-4113

 

Thank you for your continued patience. Please continue to follow all applicable public health guidelines. 

Presiding Judge Kelli E. Osler
Administrator Amber K. Emery


Friday, March 20, 2020 - Anti-Harassment docket has been cancelled.

Participants will be notified by phone/mail of their rescheduled hearing dates.


PRESS RELEASE - COVID-19

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19, Clark County District Court has substantially curtailed court operations.  All out of custody criminal dockets are cancelled. All trials are continued until after April 30, 2020.  Defendants will receive notice of their rescheduled court date by mail. 

PLEASE CONTACT DISTRICT COURT AT (564) 397-2424 TO UPDATE YOUR ADDRESS AND TELEPHONE NUMBER.  

In custody matters will continue to be handled on the scheduled date; however there may be significant changes in time of day they will be heard.

If you are represented please maintain contact with your attorney.   If you are represented by VANCOUVER DEFENDERS please call (360) 906-7234.

District Court Lobby will only be open to process protection order matters and other emergency issues.  All other civil and infraction matters shall be filed electronically per court rule or by mail.  Currently scheduled civil matters are cancelled and litigants will receive notice in the mail regarding rescheduled dates.  District Court is still open and available by telephone, mail and email.

If you have a Pre-Trial Release or Probation Services question or need to check-in, please call (564) 397-2424.

Thank you for your patience.  Please continue to follow all applicable public health guidelines.

Acting Presiding Judge Kristen L. Parcher
Administrator Amber K. Emery

 

General Administrative Order (GAO) 2020-1 (PDF)

General Administrative Order (GAO) 2020-4 (PDF)

General Administrative Order (GAO) 2020-6 (PDF)