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Governor George Deukmejian Courthouse

The Governor George Deukmejian Courthouse is the main courthouse in the city of Long Beach and it serves many of the police departments in the area. The Long Beach Police Department sends all of its cases to this courthouse unless it requires to go to another one.


If the case has to go to another courthouse, it is because the Governor George Deukmejian Courthouse does not offer that service at the location. However, this rarely happens and if you are arrested in the city of Long Beach, then you will most likely be attending this courthouse. The Governor George Deukmejian Courthouse is located at 275 Magnolia Ave Longe Beach, CA 90802.


This courthouse is located just miles away from the beach and the famous Aquarium of the Pacific. However, no matter how nice the area is, this courthouse is all business in order to take care of all of the cases that come through this building in a day.


This courthouse is one of the bigger courthouses in the county, which means that there are a lot of different things happening at this courthouse at the same time. Some of the services that are offered in this courthouse include: Appeals, Community Service, Criminal, Traffic, Civil Law, and Health Services.


The men and women at the Long Beach Police Department rely on this courthouse to handle all of their prosecutions and to get all of the criminals in court. Because of the size of this courthouse, the safety of the building and everyone inside of it is really important. This is the reason why every person that walks into the building will have to be searched as well as their bags in order to determine that they do not pose a threat to the safety of the courthouse. This makes certain that there are no weapons entering the building at any time.


To add to the security there are police officers that constantly patrol the area and are stationed inside of the courthouse. However, the courthouse is meant for people to go in and see how the justice system operates at the judiciary level.


This is why officials urge the public to come visit the courthouse and witness a hearing or civil case. Anybody is able to sit in a court hearing and witness how an appeal or hearing is conducted. The courthouse is only able to operate successfully when all of its divisions or departments are working together efficiently. It is important that every case is handled professionally and is treated with same sense of urgency as any other case.  

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