Ingham County, Michigan - Court Record Search

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Pursuant to MCR 3.705, personal protection order case information is not available online.
To search court records, please enter in the following search criteria:
  • Court(s) to be searched, only 1 court at a time
  • First Name (minimum of initial letter)
  • Last Name or Business Name (wild card search, minimum of 2 initial letters, please leave out punctuation)     Wild card search example: entering "SM" you will get SMITH, SMITHTON, SMITH AUTO PARTS etc.
  • Date of Birth (required for criminal cases)
  • Party Type (except for probate searches)
  • Case Type (except for probate searches)
  • Click here to search by case number

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  • Date of Birth is required to search for Criminal and Traffic cases
  • Due to common names and birth dates, criminal record search results may not be specific to the individual that you are searching for. These search results are not to be considered the official record. You may review the official court record at the Ingham County Circuit Court Clerk's Office. To run an official criminal record check with the Michigan State Police, please go to
  • Victim information is suppressed
  • Criminal cases go back to 2000, all other Circuit and Probate cases go back to 1986.
  • Courts to be Searched: Circuit
    Business Name:
    Last Name:
    First Name:
    Circuit Selections Only
    Date of Birth: (required for Criminal cases) / /
    Party Type:(check 1 or both) Plaintiff/Petitioner
    Case Type:(required, check all that apply) Civil/Family
    Criminal/Traffic (requires DOB)