Maryland Courts

Criminal Department

Telephone Number: 410-313-3824

Criminal Records are open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. If you wish to access records from the Clerk's Office file rooms, you must arrive at the file rooms by 4:15 p.m. as the Clerk's Office and the Courthouse close promptly at 4:30 p.m.

Dispositions cannot be be disclosed over the phone.

This office does not perform criminal record checks. For more information, see

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Maryland Judiciary Case Search

You can now search cases from Circuit Court and District Court online. The search is available on the Maryland Judiciary Web site ( The records maintained by the Office of the Clerk of Court are available to the public for review. However, the records of juvenile or adoption cases may be restricted.

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Please be advised that the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court is prohibited by law from rendering legal advice.