The Court Computer Department manages and maintains an integrated network of computer resources which provide data and information processing services to all court and court related offices.
Responsibilities for this office include administration and support of local and wide area computer networks and networking equipment, configuration of computer servers and desktop computers, computer operations and security, virtual private networks, website maintenance, video conferencing setup, imaging and technical support.
This office provides technical support services to all court and court related offices. Services include support of the network infrastructure, computer servers, desktop computers, laptops, printers, scanners, copiers, several software applications, and video conferencing and Zoom assistance to the Courts and Carbon County Prison. Helpdesk support is provided via desktop, telephone and remote access. Other services include training, printing and scanning. In 2022, technical support calls averaged 2,843 calls per year.
The Court website features local Civil and Criminal rules, Administrative Orders, Court Opinions, Court Calendars, downloadable forms, employment openings and information on all Court and Court-related Offices. The website can be found at www.carboncourts.com.
In addition to providing technical support, this office is responsible for security databases providing controlled door access to the Courthouse and other County buildings, Adult Probation database, Sheriff's Office database, Jury software and local support to the statewide Common Pleas Criminal Court Case Management System (CPCMS) used for the processing of all criminal and juvenile matters and the Enterprise Justice system for processing all Civil and Orphans' Court cases as well as Tyler Odyssey Portal to access online record search. We also provide assistance with Pennsylvania Justice Network (JNET) access, Protection from Abuse Database (PFAD) access, Juvenile Case Management System (JCMS), License to Carry and PA Sexual Offender Tools (PASORT).