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Providence/Bristol Superior Court

Address
250 Benefit St Providence, RI 02903
Phone
401-222-3250
Fax
n/a
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $5,000
Restricted Records
No adoption, confidential or sealed records released
General Note
All civil and criminal cases for Bristol County are handled here. The Family Court Division can be reached at 401-45802200. The Superior Court has concurrent jurisdiction with the District Court on civil matters between $5,000 and $10,000.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1983

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

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6th Division District Court

Address
1 Dorrance Plaza, 2nd Fl Judicial Complex Providence, RI 02903
Phone
401-458-5400
Hours
8:30AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $10,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No adoption, confidential or sealed records released
General Note
Phone and fax search requests no longer accepted.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records for misdemeanor on computer from 1989; records at court only 2 years.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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