Safety & Judicial

  1. Animal Control

    Pierce County Animal Control provides pet licensing as well as services for dealing with loose or dangerous animals.

  2. Assigned Counsel (Public Defender)

    The Department of Assigned Counsel provides professional and effective representation to indigent Pierce County residents accused of crimes.

  3. Clerk of the Superior Court

    The Clerk of the Superior Court is responsible for maintaining the records of all cases filed in the Superior Court, issuance of various writs, orders, subpoenas and warrants in support of the court's decisions, as well as administration of the Mandatory Arbitration System.

  4. Concealed Pistol Licenses

    Apply for a concealed pistol license through LESA (Law Enforcement Support Agency).

  5. Courts & Law

    Pierce County courts include District Court, Juvenile Court and Superior Court.

  6. Emergency Management

    The Department of Emergency Management provides information to prevent, mitigate, prepare for, respond to and recover from all types of hazards, emergencies and disasters.

  7. Family Justice Center

    The Family Justice Center provides legal and safety services for victims of domestic violence or sexual assault, military advocacy, spiritual support, and immigration resources.

  8. Health Department

    The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department enhances personal and community health by providing information about food and environmental safety, health and wellness programs and available records and permits.

  9. Jail Roster

    Search the Pierce County Jail roster online.

  10. Jury Duty

    Learn about jury duty, what to do if you get called and where to report.

  11. Law Library

    Pierce County Law Library provides legal information services to the bench, bar, state and local governments and the public to assist them in their efforts to use the legal system effectively.

  12. LINX Superior Court Records

    Search the Superior Court records online.

  13. Medical Examiner

    The Medical Examiner's Office investigates those deaths occurring in Pierce County which are under their jurisdiction and are of concern to public health, safety and welfare to determine the cause and manner of death.

  14. Prosecuting Attorney

    Pursuing Justice. Representing the People. Serving our Community.

  15. Sex Offender Search

    Search for sex offenders in your area.

  16. Sheriff

    The Pierce County Sheriff's Department provides information about crime prevention, reporting, sex offenders, the jail system, and various units and divisions.