Barnstable County Court Records Search

See Barnstable County, MA courts and search free public court records. Courts are legal institutions which resolve disputes between parties and rule on legal cases related to civil, criminal, and administrative matters.

List of Barnstable County Courts

Barnstable County Superior Court 3195 Main Street Barnstable MA 02630 508-375-6684

Barnstable District Court 3195 Main Street Barnstable MA 02630 508-375-6765

Massachusetts Trial Courts 161 Jones Road Falmouth MA 02540 508-495-1500

Second District Court Of Barnstable 237 Rock Harbor Road Orleans MA 02653 508-255-4700

Find Barnstable County Court Records

Barnstable County Courts maintain records on all legal actions taken in Barnstable County, MA, which can include court cases, legal filings, and court docket information. These public records are open and available upon request in Barnstable County. In order to locate the correct court record, you will need to know which Barnstable County Court heard the case. Legal actions are divided between Barnstable County Criminal Courts and Barnstable County Civil Courts.

Barnstable County Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in Barnstable County, MA maintain records on felony and misdemeanor cases, including homicides, sexual assaults, DUIs, property crimes, drug charges, and other criminal charges. These criminal records often include Barnstable County Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

Barnstable County Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Massachusetts State level in Barnstable County contain public records on legal actions that are not criminal in nature, including traffic accident reports, divorce proceedings, nonpayment claims following business transactions, consumer complaints, and product liability claims. Massachusetts Civil Courts have records on Barnstable County adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Barnstable County Tax Court records. Some of these records may be sealed or partially redacted due to the sensitive information they contain.

Federal Civil Court Records in Barnstable County

Barnstable County Federal Civil Courts have records on business and personal bankruptcy cases, civil rights abuses, disputes among banks and financial institutions, interstate commerce claims, and any issue involving Federal government agencies. You can also obtain court records on Barnstable County subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Barnstable County Court.

Contact Barnstable County Courts

Once you have identified the court holding the documents you need, you can contact that court directly for court records. For Federal Courts in Barnstable County, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Barnstable County Court, or Massachusetts State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.