400 County Center, Redwood City, CA 94063

  • Redwood City Main Office, Redwood City Branch**
  • Consumer & Environmental Protection Unit
  • Bureau of Investigation

Office hours are M-F Friday (holidays excepted) 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Redwood City Branch Office hours M-F 8 
a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Closed 12-1 P.M )

If you are coming from north of Redwood City traveling south on Highway 101, take the Whipple Avenue exit. This exit places you on Veterans Blvd. Continue straight on Veterans Blvd. through the next stoplight which is Brewster. Turn Right one block past Brewster onto Middlefield Road. Go past the parking garage (public parking available on first floor) to County Center and turn right. The County Office Building at 455 County Center is located one short block at the corner, and is the five story building directly across from the Hall of Justice and Records.

If you are traveling from areas south of Redwood City, take Highway 101 north to the Whipple Avenue exit. Turn left at the stop light onto the overpass. Turn left at the next light onto Veterans Blvd. and proceed to Middlefield Road. Turn right on Middlefield Road and the first right is the entrance to the County Parking Garage. Metered parking on first floor - quarters only.

If you are traveling Highway 280, take Highway 92 going towards the San Mateo Bridge. Take Highway 101 South, then follow the directions for Highway 101 above to get to the County Office Building.

Public parking is metered and the parking meters only take quarters. Most meters are for one or two hours. There is a ten-hour parking lot at Middlefield Road and Winslow. Just follow Middlefield to Winslow. There is also a ten-hour parking lot at the Redwood City CalTrain station (approximately two blocks from the County offices).

22 Paul Scannell Drive, 2nd Floor, San Mateo, CA 94402

  • Juvenile Branch

Office hours M-F 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Closed 12-1 p.m.)

From Highway 101 - North or South: Take Highway 92 interchange towards Half Moon Bay. Continue up the hill to the Ralston Avenue exit. Follow the Ralston Avenue exit to the end and turn right on to Polhemus Road. Immediately get into the left hand lane and take the first left on to Tower Road. Follow the road all the way to the stop sign at the top of the hill. The parking lots are for public use. The Youth Services Center is the two story building located on the right side of the street  The District Attorney's Office is located on the second floor.

From Highway 280 - North or South: Take Highway 92 interchange towards San Mateo. Stay to your far right (it is an exit only lane) for the Polhemus/Ralston Avenue exit. Take this exit, follow the curve up and around to the stop light. Turn right at the light. Immediately get into the left lane and take the first left on to Tower Road. Follow the road all the way to the stop sign at the top of the hill. The parking lots to the right are for public use. The two story building on the right is the Probation Department and the single story building on the left is Juvenile Court and where the District Attorney's Office is located.

1050 Mission Road, South San Francisco, CA 90480

  • South San Francisco Branch

Office hours M-F 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Closed 12-1 p.m. )

North on 101 from San Jose: Take Grand Avenue Exit. Stay to your right after exiting. At the stop light turn left. Continue on Grand Avenue (heading west) until it ends. Turn left on Mission Road. The Courthouse and District Attorney's office are 1/2 block down on the left.

South on 101 from San Francisco: Take Grand Avenue Exit. Turn left on South Airport Blvd. Turn right on Grand Avenue. Continue on Grand Avenue until it ends. Turn left on Mission Road. The Courthouse and District Attorney's office are 1/2 block down on the left.

North on 280 from San Jose: Take Westborough/Avalon Exit. Proceed north to second stop light to Westborough Blvd and turn right. Travel approximately 3/4 mile, cross El Camino Real, after passing railroad tracks. Turn left at the light onto Mission Road. The Courthouse and District Attorney's office are one block down on the right side.

South on 280 from San Francisco: Take Westborough/Avalon Exit. Stay in the left lane. Turn left at the stoplight. (Westborough Blvd.). Travel approximately 1 mile, cross El Camino Real, after crossing railroad tracks. Turn left at the light onto Mission Road. The Courthouse and District Attorney's office are one block down on the right side.