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15th District Court - Criminal Division

Address
301 E Huron 101 E Huron St Ann Arbor, MI 48107-8650
Phone
734-794-6750
Fax
734-222-3335
Hours
8AM-4:30PM M-TH; 8AM-3PM F
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Traffic
Restricted Records
No suppressed, juvenile, sex offenders, mental health, or adoption records released
General Note
The Traffic/Criminal Division maintains the records for all traffic and criminal misdemeanors, civil infractions, ordinance violations, and University of Michigan Regents violations.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized back to 1996; prior on docket cards since 1969.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, fax, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

14A3 District Court

Address
122 S Main St Chelsea, MI 48118
Phone
734-475-8606
Fax
734-475-0460
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed records released
Civil Note
Dockets and calendars are searchable at www.14adistrictcourt.org/cases.
General Note
14A-3 District Court presides over the City of Chelsea, the Townships of Dexter, Lima, Lyndon, Northfield, Scio, Sylvan and Webster, as well as the Village of Dexter.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB; SSN helpful

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1986; prior on index cards

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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22nd Circuit Court

Address
PO Box 8645 101 E Huron St Ann Arbor, MI 48107-8645
Phone
734-222-3001/3270
Fax
734-222-3089
Hours
8:30AM-4:45PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $25,000
Restricted Records
No suppressed records released
Civil Note
Only signed orders back 30 days are free online at http://washtenawtrialcourt.org/signed_orders; search by judge.
General Note
Weekly court dockets listed by judge are free at http://washtenawtrialcourt.org/calendar. Records from the year 1883 to older then 25 years have been purged.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records kept as originals in file folders, records go back to 1900; computerized since 1979

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

14A-1 District Court

Address
4133 Washtenaw Ann Arbor, MI 48107-8645
Phone
734-973-4545
Fax
734-973-4693
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed records released
Civil Note
Dockets and calendars are searchable at www.14adistrictcourt.org/cases.
General Note
14A-1 District Court presides over the Townships of Ann Arbor, Augusta, Pittsfield, Salem, and Superior, and the Village of Barton Hills. All Preliminary Examinations for Washtenaw County are heard at this location.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1985, prior on index cards

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

14A2 District Court

Address
415 W Michigan Ave Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Phone
734-484-6690
Fax
734-484-6697
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
Only dockets and calendars are searchable online at www.14adistrictcourt.org/cases.
General Note
14B District Court covers the city of Ypsilanti and includes Eastern Mich Univ.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1985, prior on file cards since 1969

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

14A-4 District Court

Address
1000 N Maple Rd Saline, MI 48176
Phone
734-429-2504
Fax
734-429-2879
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No suppressed records released
Civil Note
Dockets and calendars are searchable at www.14adistrictcourt.org/cases.
General Note
This District Court presides over the cities of Saline and Milan, the Townships of Bridgewater, Freedom, Lodi, Manchester, Saline, Sharon and York, and the Village of Manchester. Prior to 2009, cases for these jurisdictions are in 14-A3.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB; SSN helpful

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 08/2009

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

14B District Court - Criminal Division

Address
7200 S Huron River Dr Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Phone
734-483-1333
Fax
734-483-3630
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor
Restricted Records
No suppressed, probation, juvenile, sex offenders, probation, mental health, or adoption records released
General Note
14B District Court covers the township of Ypsilanti which surrounds the city of Ypsilanti including Eastern Michigan University.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1990, prior records kept by name

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Washtenaw County Court Recorder Offices

County Register of Deeds

Address
Washtenaw County PO Box 8645 Ann Arbor, MI 48107
Phone
734-222-6710
Fax
734-222-6819
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
In lower level, search separate indices- computer back to 1986; microfilm back 1964-86; prior on books to 1824. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1986.

Courier Offices

Address
200 N Main, #110 Ann Arbor, MI 48104

County Assessor

Phone
734-994-2511

Treasurer

Phone
734-222-6600

Elections

Appraiser
734-222-6730

Vital

Appraiser
734-222-6700