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Taunton District Court

Address
120 Cohannet St Taunton, MA 02780
Phone
508-977-6000
Fax
508-824-2282
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
Mental health records restricted
General Note
Includes Berkley, Dighton, Easton, Raynham, Rehoboth, Seekonk, and Taunton.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records indexed on cards for 6 year

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Attleboro District Court 34

Address
Courthouse, 88 N Main St Attleboro, MA 02703
Phone
508-222-5900
Fax
508-226-3916
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No impounded records released
General Note
Includes Attleboro, Mansfield, North Attleboro, and Norton.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1995; prior records on index cards from 1983, docket books from 1900

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Fall River District Court

Address
186 South Main Street Fall River, MA 02721
Phone
508-491-3200
Fax
508-646-3596
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed, minor, confidential address records released
General Note
Includes Fall River, Freetown, Somerset, Swansea, and Westport.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB or SSN

Years Available

Criminal records on index on computer from 1991, on docket books in vault from 1985

Record Retrieval Methods

In person only

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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New Bedford District Court 33

Address
75 N 6th St New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone
508-999-9700
Fax
508-990-8094
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No impounded records released
General Note
Includes Acushnet, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, and New Bedford. Small claims phone: 508-990-9333.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB; also helpful: SSN

Years Available

Criminal records filed from 1989, prior on docket books; on computer back to 1999.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, fax

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Superior Court - Taunton

Address
9 Court St Taunton, MA 02780
Phone
508-823-6588 x1
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $25,000
Restricted Records
No impounded records released
Civil Note
Online only for attorneys and law firms at www.ma-trialcourts.org/tcic/.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer link to Boston from 1985, index books from 1935

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Bristol County Court Recorder Offices

County Register of Deeds

Address
Bristol County (Southern District) 25 N 6th St New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone
508-993-2603
Fax
508-997-4250
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include recorded land, registered land. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1978

Courier Offices

Address
25 N 6th St New Bedford, MA 02740

County Assessor

Phone
508-979-1440

County Register of Deeds

Address
Bristol County (Northern District) 11 Court St Taunton, MA 02780-0248
Phone
508-822-0502
Fax
508-880-4975
Hours
8AM-4:00PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1978.

Courier Offices

Address
11 Court St Taunton, MA 02780

Treasurer

Phone
508-824-4028

County Register of Deeds

Address
Bristol County (Fall River District) 441 N Main St Fall River, MA 02720
Phone
508-673-1651
Fax
508-673-7633
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1986.

Courier Offices

Address
441 N Main St Fall River, MA 02720

County Assessor

Phone
508-324-2302