See Barnstable, 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.
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
Barnstable Courts maintain records on all legal actions taken in Barnstable, MA, which can include court cases, legal filings, and court docket information. These public records are open and available upon request in Barnstable. In order to locate the correct court record, you will need to know which Barnstable Court heard the case. Legal actions are divided between Barnstable Criminal Courts and Barnstable Civil Courts.Barnstable Criminal Records
Criminal Courts in Barnstable, 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 Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.Barnstable Civil Court Records
Civil Courts at the Massachusetts State level in Barnstable 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 adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Barnstable 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
Barnstable 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 subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Barnstable Court.Contact Barnstable 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, 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.