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54 B District Court

Address
101 Linden St East Lansing, MI 48823
Phone
517-351-7000
Fax
517-351-3371
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, or adoption records released
Civil Note
Access court records is online for part of the county, but not records from this court. See https://courts.ingham.org/.
General Note
This court covers the City of East Lansing.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, DOB; if prior to 1989 give years needed

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1989. ROA's also on computer but not accessible by the public.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search, also helpful- case number

Click here to run on-site court house search

54 A District Court

Address
124 W Michigan Ave 6th Floor City Hall Lansing, MI 48933
Phone
517-483-4433
Fax
517-483-4108
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, or adoption, non-public records released
Civil Note
Access court records is online for part of the county, but not records from this court. See https://courts.ingham.org/.
General Note
This court covers the City of Lansing.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, offense, date of offense.

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1990, microfiche from 1985, prior not archived may be available on microfiche before 1969.

Record Retrieval Methods

In person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

30th Circuit Court

Address
PO Box 40771 313 W. Kalamazoo Lansing, MI 48933
Phone
517-483-6500
Fax
517-483-6501
Hours
9:00AM-5:00PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $25,000, Vital Statistics
Restricted Records
All circuit court files are public record unless specifically suppressed by Law
Civil Note
Access court records and schedules at https://courts.ingham.org/. Schedules search free; record search is not; register or search by credit card, $11 fee per name and $2.50 for each Register of Action viewed.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1986

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

55th District Court

Address
700 Buhl St. Mason, MI 48854
Phone
517-676-8400
Fax
517-676-8241
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, or adoption records released
Civil Note
Access court records and schedules at https://courts.ingham.org/. Schedules search free; record search is not; register or search by credit card, $10.00 fee per name plus $2.50 for each Register of Action.
General Note
This court covers all of Ingham County except for Lansing and East Lansing.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1994, prior on books

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Ingham County Court Recorder Offices

County Register of Deeds

Address
Ingham County PO Box 195 Mason, MI 48854-0195
Phone
517-676-7216
Fax
517-676-7287
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1956.

Courier Offices

Address
341 S Jefferson Ingham County Courthouse Mason, MI 48854

County Assessor

Phone
517-676-7212

Treasurer

Phone
517-676-7220

Elections

Appraiser
517-676-7205

Vital

Appraiser
517-676-7201