Baker County Justice Court District

The Justice Court for Baker County District #1 is a contemporary link with Baker County history bringing pioneer tradition and heritage into the new century while continuing to provide "Equal Justice Under the Law" in an expeditious manner to everyone within our jurisdiction.

Justice and Circuit courts have concurrent jurisdiction within their county in all criminal prosecutions except felony trials.

Justice Courts have jurisdiction over traffic, boating, wildlife, and other violations occurring in their county as well as small claims/civil jurisdiction where the money or damages claimed does not exceed $10,000.00 and landlord/tenant F.E.D actions.

Justice of the Peace also performs weddings at no charge if performed at their offices during regular business hours.

Baker County Justice Court
Baker County Courthouse
1995 Third Street
Baker City, OR 97814
Telephone: 541-523-8213
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