Bristol County Court Cases (Massachusetts)

Bristol 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 Bristol County, Massachusetts. 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 Bristol 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. Bristol 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 Bristol County. Court databases often allow the public to search Bristol County court cases by the names of people involved.

Attleboro District Court Attleboro MA 88 North Main Street 02703 508-222-5900

Bristol Superior Court Taunton MA 9 Court Street 02780 508-823-6588

Fall River District Court Fall River MA 45 Rock Street 02720 508-679-8161

New Bedford District Court New Bedford MA 75 North 6th Street 02740 508-991-3027

Taunton District Court Taunton MA 120 Cohannet Street 02780 508-977-6130


Bristol County Police Departments protect the community by stopping crimes and performing investigations in Bristol County, Massachusetts. As part of their law enforcement responsibilities, Bristol 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 Bristol 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 Bristol County background check. These records also list whether an individual is on the Massachusetts sex offender registry. Bristol County court case records can be accessed directly from the Police Department, and some departments provide online request forms.

Attleboro Police Department Attleboro MA 12 Union Street 02703 508-223-2224

Berkley Police Department Berkley MA 3 North Main Street 02779 508-822-7040

Bristol Community College Department Of Public Safety Fall River MA 777 Elsbree Street, Building D 108 02720 508-678-2811

Dartmouth Police Department Dartmouth MA 249 Russells Mills Road 02748 508-910-1700

Dighton Police Department Dighton MA 1551 Somerset Avenue 02715 508-669-6711

Easton Police Department Easton MA 46 Lothrop Street 02356 508-230-3322

Fairhaven Police Department Fairhaven MA 1 Bryant Lane 02719 508-997-7421

Fall River Police Department Fall River MA 685 Pleasant Street 02721 508-676-8511

Freetown Police Department Freetown MA 225 Chace Road 02717 508-763-4017

Mansfield Police Department Mansfield MA 50 West Street 02048 508-261-7300

Massachusetts Environmental Police - New Bedford New Bedford MA 49 State Pier 02740 508-992-8321

Massachusetts State Police - North Dartmouth Barricks Dartmouth MA 265 Faunce Corner Road 02747 508-993-8373

New Bedford Police Department New Bedford MA 871 Rockdale Avenue 02740 508-991-6300

New Bedford Police Department Station 1 New Bedford MA 572 Pleasant Street 02740 508-991-6340

New Bedford Police Department Station 2 New Bedford MA 168 Cove Street 02744 508-991-6355

New Bedford Police Department Station 3 New Bedford MA 781 Ashley Boulevard 02745 508-991-6360

North Attleboro Police Department North Attleborough MA 102 South Washington Street 02760 508-695-1212

Norton Police Department Norton MA 82 East Main Street 02766 508-285-3300

Raynham Police Department Raynham MA 53 Orchard Street 02767 508-824-2716

Rehoboth Police Department Rehoboth MA 334 Anawan Street 02769 508-252-3722

Seekonk Police Department Seekonk MA 500 Taunton Avenue 02771 508-336-8123

Somerset Police Department Somerset MA 465 County Street 02726 508-679-2138

Swansea Police Department Swansea MA 1700 Grand Army of the Republic Highway 02777 508-674-8464

Taunton Police Department Taunton MA 23 Summer Street 02780 508-824-7522

University Of Massachusetts Dartmouth Police Department Dartmouth MA 285 Old Westport Road 02747 508-999-8107

Wheaton College Department Of Public Safety Norton MA 30 Taunton Avenue 02766 508-286-8213

Bristol County District Attorneys prosecute cases on behalf of the public in Bristol County, Massachusetts. This can include both criminal and civil cases. The Bristol 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 Bristol 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 Bristol County background check. District Attorneys may provide searchable databases of Bristol County court cases on their websites.

Bristol County District Attorney New Bedford MA 888 Purchase Street 02740 413-997-0711


Bristol County Sheriff's Departments help maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Bristol County, Massachusetts. As part of their role in law enforcement, the Bristol 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 Bristol County court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, and checking court cases is an important step in conducting a thorough Bristol County background check. Sheriff's Departments may provide online access to their court records.

Bristol County Sheriff's Office North Dartmouth MA 400 Faunce Corner Road 02747 508-995-1311

Bristol County Sheriffs Office / Bristol County Jail And House Of Correction Dartmouth MA 400 Faunce Corner Road 02747 508-995-6400

Bristol County Sheriffs Office / Bristol County Jail And House Of Correction New Bedford MA 226 Ash Street 02740 508-996-6704


The Bristol County Attorney General is the chief legal officer for their jurisdiction at both the Federal and Massachusetts State level in Bristol County, Massachusetts. They are responsible for managing Bristol County court cases, particularly in federal and Massachusetts state courts, and Attorneys General maintain records on their current and former cases, including records for criminal and civil cases. These Bristol County court cases contain a range of information on the litigants, the charges, the outcome of the case, including any prison sentences or financial restitution ordered by the court, and more. These records provide important information about an individual's court record as well as any lawsuits brought against businesses. The Bristol County Attorney General may provide records from their court cases through their website.

Massachusetts Attorney General Southeastern Massachusetts Office New Bedford MA 105 William Street 02740 508-990-9700