Providence County Court Records Search

See Providence County RI 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.


Burrillville Municipal Court PO Box 419 Burrillville RI 02830 401-568-9494


Central Falls Municipal Court 580 Broad Street Central Falls RI 02863 401-727-7411

Cranston Municipal Court 5 Garfield Avenue Cranston RI 02920 401-477-5027

Cumberland Municipal Court 45 Broad Street Woonsocket RI 02895 401-728-2400

Lincoln Municipal Court 100 Old River Road Lincoln RI 02865 401-333-8450

Providence District Court 1 Dorrance Street Providence RI 02903 401-458-5400

Providence Municipal Court 325 Washington Street Providence RI 02903 401-243-6414

Providence Superior Court 250 Benefit Street Providence RI 02903 401-222-3250

Rhode Island Traffic Court 670 New London Avenue Cranston RI 02920 401-275-2700

Woonsocket Traffic Court 169 Main Street Woonsocket RI 02895 401-275-2700

Find Providence County Court Records

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

Providence County Criminal Records

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

Providence County Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Rhode Island State level in Providence 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. Rhode Island Civil Courts have records on Providence County adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Providence 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 Providence County

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

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