Broward County Court Records Search

See Broward County, FL 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 Broward County Courts

Broward County Circuit Court 201 Southeast 6th Street Fort Lauderdale FL 33301 954-831-6332

Broward County Court 201 Southeast 6th Street Fort Lauderdale FL 33301 954-831-6565

County of Broward: North Regional Courthouse 1600 West Hillsboro Boulevard Deerfield Beach FL 33442 954-831-6565

Hollywood County Court 3550 Hollywood Boulevard Hollywood FL 33021 954-831-0383

Plantation County Court 100 North Pine Island Road Plantation FL 33324 954-765-4697

Find Broward County Court Records

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

Broward County Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in Broward County, FL 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 Broward County Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

Broward County Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Florida State level in Broward 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. Florida Civil Courts have records on Broward County adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Broward 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 Broward County

Broward 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 Broward County subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Broward County Court.

Contact Broward 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 Broward County, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Broward County Court, or Florida State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.