See Berkshire 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.
Berkshire Superior Court 76 East Street Pittsfield MA 01201 413-499-7487
Northern Berkshire District Court 111 Holden Street North Adams MA 01247 413-663-5339
Pittsfield District Court 24 Wendell Avenue Pittsfield MA 01201 413-442-5468
Southern Berkshire District Court 9 Gilmore Avenue Great Barrington MA 01230 413-528-3520
Berkshire County Courts maintain records on all legal actions taken in Berkshire County, MA, which can include court cases, legal filings, and court docket information. These public records are open and available upon request in Berkshire County. In order to locate the correct court record, you will need to know which Berkshire County Court heard the case. Legal actions are divided between Berkshire County Criminal Courts and Berkshire County Civil Courts.Berkshire County Criminal Records
Criminal Courts in Berkshire 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 Berkshire County Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.Berkshire County Civil Court Records
Civil Courts at the Massachusetts State level in Berkshire 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 Berkshire County adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Berkshire 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 Berkshire County
Berkshire 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 Berkshire County subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Berkshire County Court.Contact Berkshire 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 Berkshire County, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Berkshire County Court, or Massachusetts State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.