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6th Circuit Court

Address
County Clerk of the Court 1200 N Telegraph Rd Pontiac, MI 48341
Phone
248-858-0581
Fax
248-452-9221
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $25,000, Domestic Actions
Restricted Records
No suppressed, non-public, sex offenders or mental health records released
Civil Note
Register of Actions free at www.oakgov.com/clerkrod/courtexplorer. Order document copies online, plus enhanced access fee starting at $2.50.
General Note
Email questions to clerklegal@oakgov.com.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1963, prior on microfilm & 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

45 B District Court

Address
13600 Oak Park Blvd City Hall Bldg Oak Park, MI 48237
Phone
248-691-7440
Fax
248-691-7158
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed records released
General Note
Court covers Huntington Woods, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, and Royal Oak Township.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1993. Docket books and index cards go back to 1988.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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43rd District Court

Address
43 E Nine Mile Rd Hazel Park, MI 48030
Phone
248-547-3034
Fax
248-546-4088
Hours
8AM-4:15PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, or adoption records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1989, prior on books since 1970

Record Retrieval Methods

In person only

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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44th District Court - Royal Oak

Address
400 E Eleven Mile Rd Royal Oak, MI 48067
Phone
248-246-3600
Fax
248-246-3601
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

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, signed release, offense; also helpful: address

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1983s, prior on docket books and index cards

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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45 A District Court - Berkley

Address
3338 Coolidge Berkley, MI 48072
Phone
248-658-3400
Fax
248-658-3401
Hours
8:15AM-4:45PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Civil Infractions, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1989, prior on books

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

50th District Court - Pontiac Criminal Division

Address
70 N Saginaw Pontiac, MI 48342
Phone
248-758-3800 x3
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, or adoption records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1984, prior on index cards since 1975

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

Click here to run on-site court house search

51st District Court - Waterford

Address
5100 Civic Center Dr Waterford, MI 48329
Phone
248-674-4655
Fax
248-674-4476
Hours
8:30AM-4:45PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, or adoption records released
General Note
Search the current docket online free at http://jisweb.twp.waterford.mi.us/jisdocket/jisdocket.aspx.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1980s, prior on docket books and index cards to 1985.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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52nd District Court - Division 4

Address
520 W Big Beaver Rd Troy, MI 48084
Phone
248-528-0400
Fax
248-528-3588
Hours
8:15AM-4:15PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, or adoption records released
General Note
Division 4 is Troy, Clawson.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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52nd District Court - Division 1, Novi

Address
48150 Grand River Ave Novi, MI 48374
Fax
n/a
Hours
8AM-4:15PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders or mental health records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1987, prior on books

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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52nd District Court - Division 2

Address
5850 Lorac Clarkston, MI 48346
Phone
248-625-4880
Fax
248-625-5602
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile or sex offender records released
General Note
Court covers Springfield, Holly, Groveland, Brandon, Independence, Clarkston & Ortonville and Townships of White Lake and Rose.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1982, prior on microfiche since 1976

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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52nd District Court - Division 3

Address
700 Barclay Circle Rochester Hills, MI 48307
Phone
248-853-5553
Fax
248-853-3277
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, DOB; also helpful: years to search

Years Available

Criminal records on computer for 10 years, prior on docket books and index cards

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name; also helpful: years to search

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46th District Court - Southfield

Address
26000 Evergreen Rd Southfield, MI 48076
Phone
248-796-5800
Fax
248-796-5875
Hours
8AM-4:30PM (counter)
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed or "non-public" records released, such as juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, or adoption records

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1992, prior on microfiche

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name or case number.

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47th District Court - Farmington, Farmington Hills

Address
31605 W 11 Mile Rd Farmington Hills, MI 48336
Phone
248-871-2900
Fax
248-871-2901
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, sex offenders or mental health records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 7/19/93; prior on microfiche since 1975

Record Retrieval Methods

In person only

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search, case number

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48th District Court - Bloomfield Hills

Address
4280 Telegraph Rd 4280 Telegraph Rd Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
Phone
248-647-1141
Fax
248-647-8955
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, victim or adoption records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, address, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1980

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search, address

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Oakland County Court Recorder Offices

County Register of Deeds

Address
Oakland County 1200 N Telegraph Rd, Dept 480 Pontiac, MI 48341-0480
Phone
248-858-0605/0606
Fax
248-858-7466
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include land, UCC records. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1964.

Courier Offices

Address
1200 N Telegraph Rd, Bldg 12 E Pontiac, MI 48341

County Assessor

Phone
248-858-0740

Treasurer

Phone
248-858-0611

Elections

Appraiser
248-858-0564

Vital

Appraiser
248-858-0571