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Suffolk County Criminal & Court Records

Supreme & County Court - Main

Address
310 Centre Dr, Riverhead County Ctr Attn: Court Actions Riverhead, NY 11901
Phone
631-852-2000
Fax
631-852-2004
Hours
9AM-5PM; file rm- to 4:30PM only
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil over $15,000
Restricted Records
No sealed or divorce records released
Civil Note
Access county clerk's civil court minutes data free at http://www.suffolkcountyclerkny.com/KioskWeb/Notifications.aspx. Judgments and Liens also found.
General Note
Records are managed by the County Clerk; information for County Clerk office is given here. Faxes accepted from gov't agencies only. Supreme Ct clerk info-631-852-2334; County Ct Clerk info-631-852-1462.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1984

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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6th District Court

Address
150 W Main St Patchogue, NY 11772
Phone
631-854-1440; auto- 631-853-7500
Fax
631-854-1444
Hours
9AM-1PM, 2PM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Civil Actions under $15,001, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed or youthful offender records released
General Note
Use your paid receipt for a civil search from any Suffolk District Court to search at any other Suffolk District courts for free. Note some misdemeanor records here, but are only Brookhaven Town Ordinance violations.

Criminal Records

Required Information

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1992, prior on microfilm

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail (limited), in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Supreme & County Court - Central Islip

Address
400 Carleton Ave Cohalan Court Complex Central Islip, NY 11722
Phone
631-853-5423, clerk- 631-853-5462
Fax
631-853-5835
Hours
9AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil
General Note
Records at Supreme Court in Riverhead only. Access county clerk's civil court minutes data at http://clerk.co.suffolk.ny.us/LisPendens/Web/. Judgments/liens also found. Search civil court appearances at http://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/webcivil/FCASMain.

Criminal Records

Required Information

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Online

Civil Records

Required Information

Click here to run on-site court house search

County Court & 1st District Court

Address
400 Carleton Ave Central Islip, NY 11722
Phone
631-853-7500
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor
Restricted Records
No sealed or youthful offender records released.

Criminal Records

Required Information

Name, DOB, approx date of arrest and charge.

Years Available

Criminal records go back to 1971; on computer back to 3/2000.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail (not always available), in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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3rd District Court

Address
1850 New York Ave Huntington Station, NY 11746
Phone
631-854-4545
Fax
631-854-4549
Hours
9AM-12:30PM, 2-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Civil Actions under $15,000, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No sealed records released
General Note
Use your paid receipt for a civil search from any Suffolk District Court to search at any other Suffolk District courts for free.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, SSN. A signed release is necessary for a sealed case.

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1988, prior in books, on microfilm

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail (limited), in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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4th District Court

Address
N County Complex Bldg 158 Veteran's Memorial Highway Hauppauge, NY 11788-0099
Phone
631-853-5400
Fax
631-853-5951
Hours
9AM-1PM; 2PM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Civil Actions under $15,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1987, prior in books

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail (limited)

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Suffolk County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Suffolk County 310 Center Dr Riverhead, NY 11901-3392
Phone
631-852-2000
Fax
631-852-2004
Hours
9AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include real estate, judgments. Records indexed on public use terminal back to 1996 for real estate, 2000 for judgments.

Courier Offices

Address
310 Center Dr

County Assessor

Phone
631-852-1550

Treasurer

Phone
631-852-1500