Lake County Court Cases (Indiana)

Lake County Courts are judicial bodies that operate at the federal, state, and local level to resolve legal disputes, including both criminal and civil charges in Lake County, Indiana. Courts also create and preserve records about the cases they hear. Many types of courts, including criminal, civil, family, and traffic courts, provide online access to Lake County court case records. These public records may provide information about the defendant and plaintiffs in a case, the charges brought against an individual, the outcome of a trial, any sentences, court decrees, or probation orders, and more. Lake County Court records also have records on divorces, probate for wills and estates, lawsuits filed against businesses, and complaints about sexual harassment or discrimination in Lake County. Court databases often allow the public to search Lake County court cases by the names of people involved.

Crown Point City Court Crown Point IN South Main Street 46307 219-662-3243

East Chicago City Court East Chicago IN 2301 East Columbus Drive 46312 219-391-8489

Gary City Court Gary IN 555 Polk Street 46402 219-881-1271

Hammond City Court Hammond IN 5925 Calumet Avenue 46320 219-853-6388

Hobart City Court Hobart IN 414 Main Street 46342 219-942-8218

Lake Circuit Court Crown Point IN 2293 North Main Street 46307 219-755-3488

Lake County Superior Court I Crown Point IN 2293 North Main Street 46307 219-755-3570

Lake County Superior Court II Hammond IN 232 Russell Street 46320 219-933-2843

Lake County Superior Court III Crown Point IN 2293 North Main Street 46307 219-755-3500

Lake Station City Court Lake Station IN 3701 Fairview Avenue 46405 219-962-2145

Lowell Town Court Lowell IN 501 East Main Street 46356 219-696-7794

Merrillville Town Court Merrillville IN 7820 Broadway 46410 219-756-6185

Schererville Town Court Schererville IN 25 East Joliet Street 46375 219-865-5579

Whiting City Court Whiting IN 1443 119th Street 46394 219-659-4688

Lake County Police Departments protect the community by stopping crimes and performing investigations in Lake County, Indiana. As part of their law enforcement responsibilities, Lake County Police Departments maintain court case records for any cases in which the police were involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, police records introduced during the Lake County court case, details about the police investigation, and any convictions or sentences. These court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, making them a key part of performing a Lake County background check. These records also list whether an individual is on the Indiana sex offender registry. Lake County court case records can be accessed directly from the Police Department, and some departments provide online request forms.

Cedar Lake Police Department Cedar Lake IN 7408 Constitution Avenue 46303 219-374-5416

Crown Point Police Department Crown Point IN 124 North East Street 46307 219-663-2131

Diamondville Police Department Schererville IN 20 U.s. 30 46375 307-877-6251

Dyer Police Department Dyer IN 2150 Hart Street 46311 219-865-1163

East Chicago Police Department East Chicago IN 2301 East Columbus Drive 46312 219-391-8400

Griffith Police Department Griffith IN 115 North Broad Street 46319 219-924-7503

Hammond Police Department Hammond IN 509 Douglas Street 46320 219-852-6336

Highland Police Department Highland IN 3333 Ridge Road 46322 219-838-3184

Hobart Police Department Hobart IN 200 Main Street 46342 219-942-1125

Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Police Hammond IN 2721 161st Street 46323 219-989-4960

Indiana State Police - District 13 Lowell IN 1550 East 181st Avenue 46356 219-696-6242

Indiana University Northwest Police Department Gary IN 3400 Broadway 46408 219-980-6501

Lake Station Police Department Lake Station IN 1969 Central Avenue 46405 219-962-1186

Lake Station Police Department Lake Station IN 3619 Central Avenue 46405 219-962-1186

Lowell Police Department Lowell IN 1333 East Commercial Avenue 46356 219-696-0411

Merrillville Police Department Merrillville IN 7820 Broadway 46410 219-769-3722

Munster Police Department Munster IN 1001 Ridge Road 46321 219-836-6600

New Chicago Police Department Hobart IN 122 Huber Boulevard 46342 219-962-1366

Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District Police East Chicago IN 5615 Indianapolis Boulevard 46320 219-398-6000

Public Safety Facility - Gary Police Department Gary IN 555 Polk Street 46402 219-881-1200

Purdue University Calumet Police Department Hammond IN 2200 169th Street 46323 219-989-2221

Saint John Police Department St. John IN 11033 West 93rd Avenue 46373 219-365-8611

Schererville Police Department Schererville IN 25 East Joliet Street 46375 219-322-5000

Schneider Police Department Schneider IN 23800 Parrish Avenue 46376 219-552-9497

Whiting Police Department Whiting IN 1914 Schrage Avenue 46394 219-659-2131


Lake County District Attorneys prosecute cases on behalf of the public in Lake County, Indiana. This can include both criminal and civil cases. The Lake County DA's Office maintains public records on ongoing cases as well as prior cases. These records include prosecutions for criminal felonies and misdemeanors such as assault, homicide, battery, and robbery, as well as civil cases against businesses or individuals who have violated the law. A Lake County court record search can identify litigants in a case and determine if an individual has any criminal convictions, making it an important part of a Lake County background check. District Attorneys may provide searchable databases of Lake County court cases on their websites.

Lake County Prosecuting Attorney Crown Point IN 2293 North Main Street 46307 219-755-3720


Lake County Sheriff's Departments help maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Lake County, Indiana. As part of their role in law enforcement, the Lake County Sheriff maintains court case records for cases in which their office was involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, investigation records introduced during the court case, and the outcome of a trial, including convictions, sentences, and incarcerations. These Lake County court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, and checking court cases is an important step in conducting a thorough Lake County background check. Sheriff's Departments may provide online access to their court records.

Lake County Sheriff Department - East Chicago East Chicago IN 3711 Main Street 46312 219-398-2446

Lake County Sheriff Department - Gary Gary IN 400 Broadway, # 107 46402 219-881-6091

Lake County Sheriff Department - Hammond Hammond IN 232 Russell Street 46320 219-933-2812

Lake County Sheriff Department / Lake County Jail Crown Point IN 2293 North Main Street 46307 219-755-3963

Lake County Sheriff Female Work Release Program Crown Point IN 2600 West 93rd Avenue 46307 219-648-6002

Lake County Sheriff Male Work Release Program Crown Point IN 2600 West 93rd Avenue 46307 219-755-3853

Lake County Sheriff's Office Crown Point IN 2293 North Main Street 46307 219-755-3400