Berkshire Massachusetts
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Berkshire County Criminal & Court Records

Superior Court

Address
76 East St Pittsfield, MA 01201
Phone
413-499-7487
Fax
413-442-9190
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $25,000
Restricted Records
No impounded records released
Civil Note
Only attorneys and law firms may access records online after registration at www.ma-trialcourts.org/tcic/.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records indexed on cards from 1900s, on computer back to 2000.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Southern Berkshire District Court

Address
9 Gilmore Ave Great Barrington, MA 01230
Phone
413-528-3520
Fax
413-528-0757
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No juvenile, impounded records released
General Note
Includes Alford, Becket, Egremont, Great Barrington, Lee, Lenox, Monterey, Mt. Washington, New Marlborough, Otis, Sandisfield, Sheffield, Stockbridge, Tyringham, and West Stockbridge. Shares jurisdiction of Becket and Lenox with Pittsfield Dist. Court.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records indexed on cards from 1984, docket books to 1900

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search. Court will only perform search if given the docket number.

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Pittsfield District Court #27

Address
24 Wendell Ave Pittsfield, MA 01201
Fax
413-499-7327
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No juvenile or sealed records released
General Note
Includes Dalton, Hinsdale, Lanesborough, Peru, Pittsfield, Richmond, and Washington. This court exercises concurrent jurisdiction over Hancock and Windsor with the North Berkshire Div. and over Becket and Lenox with Southern Berkshire Div.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; DOB

Years Available

Criminal docket on books and in recent years in the computer

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Northern Berkshire District Court #28

Address
111 Holden St North Adams, MA 01247
Phone
413-663-5339
Fax
413-664-7209
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No impounded records released
General Note
Handles cases for Adams, Cheshire, Clarksburg, Florida, Hancock, New Ashford, North Adams, Savoy, Williamstown, and Windsor. Exercises concurrent jurisdiction over Hancock and Windsor with the Pittsfield Division. Includes cases from closed Court #30.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, and SSN if available.

Years Available

Criminal records indexed on cards from 1983, docket books to 1900

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Berkshire County Court Recorder Offices

Southern District Registry of Deeds

Address
Berkshire County (Southern District) 334 Main St, #2 Great Barrington, MA 01230-1894
Phone
413-528-0146
Fax
413-528-6878
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM; Recording- 8:30AM-4PM
Record Avalilability
Various indexes back to 1790. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1959.

Courier Offices

Address
334 Main St, #2 Great Barrington, MA 01230-1894

Northern District Register of Deeds

Address
Berkshire County (Northern District) 65 Park St, #1 Adams, MA 01220
Phone
413-743-0035
Fax
413-743-1003
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1985.

Courier Offices

Address
65 Park St, #1 Adams, MA 01220

County Assessor

Phone
413-743-8350

Treasurer

Phone
413-743-8390 (Town of Adams)

Vital

Appraiser
413-743-8320 (Town of Adams)

Middle District Register of Deeds

Address
Berkshire County (Middle District) 44 Bank Row Pittsfield, MA 01201
Phone
413-443-7438
Fax
413-448-6025
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM (No Recording after 3:59PM)
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on computer back to 11/2/1981, but continuing to index back.

Courier Offices

Address
44 Bank Row Pittsfield, MA 01201

County Assessor

Phone
413-395-0102