Superior Court FAQ

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Where is the Superior Court Investigation Unit Located?

The Superior Court Unit is located at the County Plaza Building on the 11th floor.

2220 Tulare St
Fresno, CA 93721 map
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.; 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

How long is my grant of probation?

You will be on probation for a minimum of two years to a maximum of five years, which may include a period of summary probation, as appropriate.

Can I reside in a different County?

The Probation Officer may allow you to move to a different county. You are still responsible to appear for your Court hearings and maintain contact with Probation as directed by the Probation Officer.

Can I reside in a different state?

You cannot reside in a different state without approval by the receiving state.

Should the Court grant you permission to reside in a different state, your case will be referred to the “Interstate Commission for Adult Offender Supervision.” Contact your assigned Probation Officer for more information.

Can I travel to a different state?

You cannot travel to a different state without the consent of your Probation Officer.

Can I have my case reduced or have my felony conviction dismissed?

Yes, you can petition the Court to dismiss your case in accordance with Penal Code Section 1203.4(a). The petition will only set your plea/verdict of guilt aside. It is your obligation to disclose the conviction in response to any direct questions contained in any questionnaire of application for public office, for licensure by any state or local agency, and for contracting with the California State of Lottery.