City Departments: Court

Municipal Court

The City of Castle Rock contracts with Cowlitz County District Court for Municipal Court services.

Location: Hall of Justice, 2nd Floor,
312 1st Avenue, Kelso, Washington

Presiding Judges:
Honorable Edward Putka
Honorable David Koss
Honorable Michael Evans

Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday
(except legal holidays)

For questions pertaining to court cases, Municipal Court jury summons, tickets, court payments, court appointed attorneys, collections, community service work assignment, and other Castle Rock Municipal Court issues, please contact:
Cowlitz County District Court
(360) 577-3073 Phone Website

Mailing and court payments should be addressed to:
Castle Rock Municipal Court
312 1st Avenue
Kelso, WA 98626

Prosecuting Attorney

Fred A. Johnson, Attorney At Law
P.O. Box 98
Cathlamet, WA 98612
Phone: (360) 795-3367

City Attorney Information

Point of Contact for the City and Prosecuting Attorneys

Joyce Donaldson, Legal Assistant
Walstead Mertsching
1700 Hudson Street; P.O. Box 1549 Longview, WA 98632
Phone: (360) 423-5220