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The 16th Judicial District is requesting that you PLEASE REFRAIN FROM CONTACTING THE TRIAL COURTS OR PROBATION IN-PERSON IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING SYMPTOMS OF ILLNESS.  Please call the clerks of court or probation offices in the county where you have court or probation business, at the numbers listed on this site.  More updates will be posted on this site as information becomes available. 

Face coverings and social distancing of 3 feet will be encouraged for all non-vaccinated individuals in accordance with Public Health and Executive Orders.  Thank you.


Call: (719)384-4951


Call: (719)456-1353


Call: (719)267-4468



Call: (719)383-7136

To File: 

The Court will accept electronic filings from attorneys and pro-se parties only through CCE for case types in the CCE system. In cases that are not subject to e-filing, attorneys and unrepresented parties may email pleadings to the appropriate county email address, or deliver via U.S. Postal Service for filing. The clerks will notify filing parties to make the necessary corrections to any incorrect or incomplete forms or exhibits filed electronically or by mail, and may ask them to file in-person if necessary.  Audio or video exhibits will not be accepted via email.

Bent County:

Crowley County:

Otero County:

  • Jury trials  in Bent, Crowley, and Otero Counties will proceed as scheduled.


Call or email your Probation Officer directly, or call the Probation Department at (719)384-5973 (La Junta), (719)456-2244 (Bent County), (719) 267-8940 (Crowley County), (719) 384-5973 (Rocky Ford).  When leaving a message, please indicate the level of urgency of your situation.  Please allow 24 hours for a response before contacting us again. 

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Parenting Class Information

Co-Parenting Seminar

Instructor:        Deena Fransua
Location:         Otero Junior College
                       1802 College Ave., McDonald Hall, Rm. 120
                        La Junta, CO 81050
Contact Info.:  (719) 546-3244 or (719) 250-6941

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Bent Combined Court
725 Bent Avenue
Las Animas, CO 81054

719-456-0040 (fax)

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Effective January 1, 2018, all domestic relations cases shall be subject to mandatory electronic filing using the State's E-filing System.

Civil Return Dates:

County Court - any Wednesday at 9:00 a.m.

District Court - any non-holiday Monday at 1:00 p.m.


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