Berrien County Court Cases (Michigan)

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

Niles District Court Niles MI 1205 North Front Street 49120 269-684-5274

St. Joseph Circuit Court St. Joseph MI 811 Port Street 49085 269-983-7111

St. Joseph District Court St. Joseph MI 811 Port Street 49085 269-983-7111

Three Oaks District Court Three Oaks MI 21 North Elm Street 49128 269-756-1413

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

Baroda-Lake Police Department Baroda MI 9091 1st Street 49101 269-422-1344

Benton Harbor Police Department Benton Harbor MI 200 East Wall Street 49022 269-927-8414

Benton Township Police Department Benton Harbor MI 1725 Territorial Road 49022 269-926-8221

Berrien Springs Oronoko Township Police Department Berrien Springs MI 4411 East Snow Road 49103 269-471-2813

Bridgman Police Department Bridgman MI 9765 Maple Street 49106 269-465-3891

Buchanan Police Department Buchanan MI 107 West Front Street 49107 269-695-5120

Chikaming Township Police Department Sawyer MI 13535 Red Arrow Highway 49125 269-469-3245

Coloma Charter Township Police Department Coloma MI 4919 Paw Paw Lake Road 49038 269-468-8291

Eau Claire Police Department Eau Claire MI 6625 East Main Street 49111 269-461-4111

Galien Police Department Galien MI 121 South Cleveland Street 49113 269-545-0050

Grand Beach Police Department Grand Beach MI 48200 Perkins Boulevard 49117 269-469-5000

Lincoln Charter Township Police Department Stevensville MI 5599 Cleveland Avenue 49127 269-429-2444

Michiana Police Department Michiana MI 4000 Cherokee Drive 49117 269-469-1884

Michigan State Police District 5 Post 53 - Niles Niles MI 1600 Silverbrook Avenue 49120 269-683-4411

Michigan State Police District 5 Post 54 - Bridgman Bridgman MI 9301 Red Arrow Highway 49106 269-465-3111

New Buffalo Police Department New Buffalo MI 224 West Buffalo Street 49117 269-469-1593

Niles City Police Department Niles MI 1600 Silverbrook Avenue 49120 269-683-3282

Saint Joseph Charter Township Police Department St. Joseph MI 3000 Washington Avenue 49085 269-429-6890

Saint Joseph Police Department St. Joseph MI 700 Broad Street 49085 269-985-0300

State Police Coloma MI 140 East Logan Street 49038 269-764-8100

Three Oaks Police Department Three Oaks MI 14 Maple Street 49128 269-756-9585

Watervliet Police Department Watervliet MI 158 West Pleasant Street 49098 269-463-4770


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

Berrien County Prosecuting Attorney St. Joseph MI 811 Port Street 49085 269-983-7111


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

Berrien County Sheriffs Department Benton Harbor MI 2100 East Empire Avenue 49022 269-983-7141

Berrien County Sheriffs Department Jail St. Joseph MI 919 Port Street 49085 269-983-7141