News Release

California Chief Justice to Dedicate New Shasta County Courthouse in Redding

Building will consolidate court services and address overcrowding, security, and accessibility issues
Mar 27, 2024

What:  California Chief Justice Patricia Guerrero will join judges and staff from the Superior Court of Shasta County to officially commemorate the completion of the new Redding Courthouse. The new courthouse officially opened for business February 13.

Since the state judicial branch took over responsibility for courthouses in 2002, the judicial branch construction program has completed 35 new courthouse projects and another 18 projects are underway and in various stages.

Who:  The ceremony will include remarks by Chief Justice Patricia Guerrero, Presiding Judge Adam Ryan, Retired Shasta County Judge Steven E. Jahr, and Judicial Council Administrative Director Shelley Curran

When:  Thursday, April 11, 2024, 5:30–7:00 p.m.

Where:  New Shasta County Courthouse, Jury Assembly Room, 1515 Court Street, Redding

NOTE: The ceremony is open to the public and invites media to attend—email to RSVP.

Why:  The building consolidates adult and juvenile court services in Shasta County and addresses overcrowding, security, and accessibility issues.

For more information, visit the California court’s website at