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Dedham District Court

Address
631 High St Dedham, MA 02026
Phone
781-329-4777
Fax
781-320-8249
Hours
8:15AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No juvenile records released
General Note
Includes Dedham, Dover, Medfield, Needham, Norwood, Wellesley, and Westwood.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1997, and on index cards or docket books prior to that. State law requires records be retained for 10 years

Record Retrieval Methods

In person only

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Brookline District Court

Address
360 Washington St Brookline, MA 02445
Phone
617-232-4660
Fax
617-739-0734
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed case records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records indexed on cards and docket books back for 10 years

Record Retrieval Methods

In person only

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Superior Court

Address
650 High St Dedham, MA 02026
Phone
781-326-1600
Fax
781-320-9726
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $25,000
Restricted Records
No impounded records released. No one may view a file of a sex-related crime without authorization from a judge
Civil Note
Online only for attorneys and law firms at www.ma-trialcourts.org/tcic/.
General Note
Includes Avon,Bellingham,Braintree,Brookline,Canton,Cohasset,Dedham,Dover,Foxborough,Franklin,Hilbrook,Medfield,Medway, Millis,Milton,Needham,Norfolk, Norwood,Plainville,Quincy,Randolph,Sharon,Stoughton,Walpole,Wellesley, Westwood, Weymouth, Wrentham.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records indexed in books from 1900; on computer back to 9/2000.

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Quincy District Court

Address
One Dennis Ryan Parkway Quincy, MA 02169
Phone
617-471-1650
Fax
617-472-1924
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
Juvenile records current now with Norfolk Juv. Court; no juvenile records released.
General Note
Includes Braintree, Cohasset, Holbrook, Quincy, Randolph, and Weymouth, Quincy. No fax search requests accepted at this court.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1996; prior records on index cards or docket books. State law requires records be retained for 10 years

Record Retrieval Methods

In person only

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Stoughton District Court

Address
1288 Central St, #16 Stoughton, MA 02072
Phone
781-344-2131
Fax
781-341-8744
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Crim Supplemental, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No juvenile records released
General Note
Includes Avon, Canton, Sharon, and Stoughton. All fax search requests must include docket numbers.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1995; prior records on index cards or docket books for 10 years or more

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, fax, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Wrentham District Court

Address
60 East St Wrentham, MA 02093
Phone
508-384-3106
Fax
508-384-5052
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No show cause hearing or juvenile records released
General Note
Includes Foxborough, Franklin, Medway, Millis, Norfolk, Plainville, Walpole, and Wrentham.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records retained 20 years. Physical records go back to 1985; on computer back to 1999; pre-1985 on docket books.

Record Retrieval Methods

In person only

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Norfolk County Court Recorder Offices

County Register of Deeds

Address
Norfolk County PO Box 69 Dedham, MA 02027-0069
Phone
781-461-6101
Fax
781-326-4742
Hours
8:30AM-4:45PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1937.

Courier Offices

Address
649 High St Dedham, MA 02026