New Haven Court Records Search

See New Haven, CT 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 New Haven Courts

New Haven Judicial District Court 235 Church Street New Haven CT 06510 203-503-6800

New Haven Superior Court 121 Elm Street New Haven CT 06510 203-789-7461

Find New Haven Court Records

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

New Haven Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in New Haven, CT 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 New Haven Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

New Haven Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Connecticut State level in New Haven 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. Connecticut Civil Courts have records on New Haven adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and New Haven 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 New Haven

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

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