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Las Animas County, CO Court System Information

Las Animas County is one of the 64 counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2010 census, the population was 15,507. The county seat is Trinidad.

Court District
The Las Animas County Court is a trial court in Las Animas County and is within Colorado’s 3rd Judicial District.

Las Animas County, CO Court Overview

The following courts are located in Las Animas County, Colorado. This list is not meant to be comprehensive and only lists courts with pages on Ballotpedia.

  1. Colorado 3rd Judicial District Court
  2. Las Animas County Court, Colorado

Visitation Information

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Physical Address:
Las Animas County Courthouse
200 E. 1st St.
Room 304
Trinidad, CO 81082
Phone: 719-846-3316
Fax: 719-497-8267

Colorado 3rd Judicial District Court

District Court Judges

Leslie J. Gerbracht
3rd Judicial District Chief Judge
Phone: 719-846-3316

John “Clay” McKisson
3rd Judicial District Judge
Phone: 719-846-3316

Las Animas County Court, Colorado

Las Animas County Court Judge

John Mochel
Las Animas County Judge
Phone: 719-846-3316


  1. Petitions for temporary civil protection orders and permanent protection order hearings.
  2. Petitions for temporary emergency risk protection orders and hearings on emergency risk protection orders.
  3. Crim.P. Rule 5 advisement for incarcerated persons and the initial setting of bail.
  4. Revocation hearings on complaints to revoke probation involving an incarcerated defendant.
  5. Proceedings necessary to protect the constitutional rights of criminal defendants including bond-related matters and plea agreements for incarcerated individuals.
  6. Detention hearings for juvenile delinquency cases.
  7. Shelter hearings in dependency and neglect cases or other juvenile proceedings.
  8. Petitions for appointment of an emergency guardian and/or special conservator.
  9. Hearings on motions to restrict parenting time and parental abduction prevention.
  10. Emergency mental health proceedings.

Las Animas County, CO County Clerk & Recorder

Patricia “Peach” Vigil, County Clerk & Recorder
200 East 1st Street, Room 205
Trinidad, CO. 81082
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 719-846-3314

Responsibilities & Services:

The Clerk and Recorder’s Office is responsible for issuing and recording marriage licenses, recording all real estate transactions, registering voters and conducting all primary, general and county elections.

Las Animas County Recording Department

104 Crestone
200 East 1st Street, Room 205
Trinidad, CO. 81082
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 719-846-3314

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