Essex County Court Cases (Massachusetts)

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

Essex Superior Court Salem MA 34 Federal Street 01970 978-744-5500

Gloucester District Court Gloucester MA 197 Main Street 01930 978-283-2620

Haverhill District Court Haverhill MA 45 Ginty Boulevard 01830 978-373-4151

Ipswich District Court Newburyport MA 188 State Street 01950 978-462-2652

Lawrence District Court Lawrence MA 2 Appleton Street 01840 978-687-7184

Lynn District Court Lynn MA 580 Essex Street 01901 781-598-5200

Newburyport District Court Newburyport MA 188 State Street 01950 978-462-3511

Peabody District Court Peabody MA 1 Lowell Street Court 01960 978-532-3100

Salem District Court Salem MA 65 Washington Street 01970 978-744-4681

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

Amesbury Police Department Amesbury MA 19 School Street 01913 978-388-1212

Andover Police Department Andover MA 32 School Street 01810 603-735-5777

Andover Police Department Andover MA 32 North Main Street 01810 978-475-0411

Andover State Police Andover MA 31 Gould Road 01810 978-475-3800

Beverly Police Department Beverly MA 191 Cabot Street 01915 978-921-6040

Boxford Police Department Boxford MA 285 Ipswich Road 01921 978-887-8135

Danvers Police Department Danvers MA 120 Ash Street 01923 978-774-1213

Essex Police Department Essex MA 24 Martin Street 01929 978-768-6628

Georgetown Police Department Georgetown MA 47 Central Street 01833 978-352-5700

Gloucester Police Department Gloucester MA 197 Main Street 01930 978-283-1212

Gordon College Department Of Public Safety Wenham MA 255 Grapevine Road 01984 978-867-4444

Groveland Police Department Groveland MA 181 Main Street 01834 978-521-1212

Hamilton Police Department Hamilton MA 265 Bay Road 01982 978-468-1212

Haverhill Police Department Haverhill MA 40 Bailey Boulevard 01830 978-373-1212

Ipswich Police Department Ipswich MA 15 Elm Street 01938 978-356-4343

Lawrence Police Department Lawrence MA 90 Lowell Street 01840 978-794-5900

Lawrence Police Department - Substation Lawrence MA 201 Merrimack Street 01843 978-794-5900

Lynn Police Department Lynn MA 300 Washington Street 01902 781-595-2000

Lynnfield Police Department Lynnfield MA 55 Summer Street 01940 781-334-3132

Manchester Police Department Manchester-by-the-Sea MA 10 Central Street 01944 978-526-1212

Marblehead Police Department Marblehead MA 11 Gerry Street 01945 781-631-1212

Massachusetts Environmental Police - Gloucester Gloucester MA 2 State Fish Pier 01930 978-283-1162

Massachusetts Environmental Police - Topsfield Topsfield MA 210 Boston Street 01983 978-887-5962

Massachusetts State Police Danvers MA 485 Maple Street 01923 978-538-6060

Massachusetts State Police - Newbury Newbury MA 200 Scotland Road 01951 978-462-7478

Merrimac Police Department Merrimac MA 16 East Main Street 01860 978-346-8321

Merrimack College Police Services North Andover MA 315 Turnpike Street 01845 978-837-5555

Middleton Police Department Middleton MA 65 North Main Street 01949 978-774-4424

Nahant Police Department Nahant MA 198 Nahant Road 01908 781-581-1212

Newbury Police Department Newbury MA 25 High Road 01951 978-462-4440

Newburyport Police Department Newburyport MA 4 Green Street 01950 978-462-4411

North Andover Police Department North Andover MA 566 Main Street 01845 978-683-3168

North Shore Community College Campus Police Danvers MA 1 Ferncroft Road 01923 781-593-7032

Peabody Police Department Peabody MA 6 Allens Lane 01960 978-538-6300

Rockport Police Department Rockport MA 168 Main Street 01966 978-546-3444

Rowley Police Department Rowley MA 477 Haverhill Street 01969 978-948-7644

Salem Police Department Salem MA 95 Margin Street 01970 978-744-0171

Salem State College Department Of Public Safety Salem MA 73 Loring Avenue 01970 978-542-6000


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

Essex County Correctional Facility And Sheriffs Headquarters Middleton MA 20 Manning Avenue 01949 978-750-1900

Essex County Sheriffs Department Secure Alternative Lockup Program Lawrence MA 165 Marston Street 01841 978-750-1900


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

Essex County District Attorney Salem MA 10 Federal Street 01970 978-745-6610