Magisterial District 05-2-02 is the Allegheny county district court serving both Ross Township and West View. It is presided over by the honorable Richard G. Opiela and is located along Perry Highway in the heart of West View inside the West View Borough administrative building.
The types of cases heard at District Court 05-2-02 include:
- Small claims (up to $12,000)
- Felony, misdemeanor, preliminary hearings
- Traffic/landlord-tenant/other disputes