Welcome to Thurston County's District Court Website

On Friday, January 27, between 12noon and 3PM, Probation and Veterans/Mental Health Court will be closed for staff training. Other court functions will be open with limited staff.

Thurston County District Court is a court of limited jurisdiction which hears the following case types:

  • Criminal misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor cases
  • Traffic and non traffic infractions
  • Civil cases for damages of $100,000.00 or less
  • Anti-harassment protection orders
  • Name changes
  • Small claims civil cases of $5,000.00 or less

Thurston County District Court also holds Mental Health Court and Veterans Court.

Jury duty: your right and your responsibility:

Without you there is no justice. / Sin ti no hay justicia.

Here's where to reach us:

Thurston County District Court
Building 3
2000 Lakeridge Drive SW
Olympia, WA  98502-6045

Telephone:  (360) 786-5450
FAX:           (360) 754-3359

Click here to e-mail us

Want to use our convenient drop box?  Click here

The Judges of Thurston County District Court: Kalo Wilcox, M. Brett Buckley, and Sam Meyer.
Judge Meyer, Commissioner Wohl,
Judge Wilcox, and Judge Buckley

Our customer service hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  We are closed on State holidays.  You may reach us by phone between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

If you need to check an upcoming court date, please use the "Court Calendars" link on the left.