General Information
Phone Numbers
Fax: 888-960-4885
Emergencies: Dial 911
215 South First Avenue


Welcome to the Bonner County Clerk’s Office. We are often the first stop for someone going through the court system. We are responsible for maintaining court records, new case filings, processing traffic tickets, overseeing the court’s administration and ensuring information moves through the court system efficiently. The Bonner County Clerk’s Office oversees civil court, juvenile court and infraction, misdemeanor and felony court.


Public Announcement of Magistrate Judge Applicants
First Judicial District
Magistrate Judge - Bonner County
The Magistrates Commission of the First Judicial District is seeking applicants for a Magistrate Judge position for Bonner County to replace Judge Lori Meulenberg who is retiring effective July 3, 2024.  The position will be chambered in the Bonner County Courthouse in Sandpoint, Idaho.

Please click here for the list of candidates.

Resident Judges
District Court Judge – Lamont Berecz

District Court Judge - Susie Jensen

Magistrate Judge – Tera Harden

Magistrate Judge – Lori Meulenberg

Visiting and Senior Judges
Senior Judge - Debra Heise

Magistrate Judge – Justin W. Julian

Clerk of the Court
Michael W. Rosedale

Director, Court Operations
Charlene Krames