New York County Criminal Records

Search free New York County NY crime records such as arrest records, warrant search, jail and prison records, inmate search, police records, sex offender registry, and court records.


New York County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality that can be accessed by the public. The Clerk's Office is an important source for crime records. Multiple court records can be obtained through the Clerk's Office, including case records for felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic infractions. Many Clerk's Offices provide online access to court records as well as online criminal history searches.

New York Clerk New York NY 141 Worth Street 10013 212-669-2778

New York County Clerk New York NY 60 Centre Street 10007 646-386-5955


New York County Court

Courts maintain records on their cases and make these documents available to the public, including case records for felonies and misdemeanors, criminal violations, and traffic infractions. There are many types of courts, including municipal, district, superior, and appellate courts. You will need to know the court of record and have a name or the case number in order to locate a court case. Many courts also provide docket information for ongoing cases. Court records can often be requested online.

Manhattan Criminal Court New York NY 346 Broadway 10013 646-386-4869

Manhattan North Traffic Violations Bureau New York NY 159 East 125th Street 10035 718-488-5710

Manhattan South Traffic Violations Bureau New York NY 19 Rector Street 10006 718-488-5710

Midtown Community Court New York NY 314 West 54th Street 10019 646-264-1300

New York County Criminal Court New York NY 100 Centre Street 10013 646-386-4500

New York County Supreme Court New York NY 111 Centre Street 10013 646-386-4301


New York County District Attorney Office

District attorneys are charged with prosecuting crimes in court. The District Attorney's Office makes information on ongoing criminal cases and upcoming court dates available to the public. Most District Attorney's Offices provide online access to current and recent cases, excluding juvenile cases and cases sealed by the court. If you need information on an ongoing criminal case, the District Attorney's Office can give you important information about the defendants involved in the case.

New York County District Attorney New York NY 1 Hogan Place 10013 212-335-9000


New York County Jail & Prison

Jails and Prisons maintain records on current and former inmates. This information is accessible to the public through the relevant Department of Corrections or the Federal Bureau of Prisons. These records contain information on a criminal's conviction and sentence, the facility where an inmate is incarcerated, and release dates. In order to locate jail and prison records, you will need a last name and supporting information such as an identification number, date of birth, and the inmate's incarceration status. Jail and prison records are available online through county, state, or federal databases.

Bellevue Hospital Prison Ward New York NY 462 1st Avenue 10016 212-266-1500

Bernard B Kerik Complex New York NY 125 White Street 10013 212-266-1500

Hoboken City Jail New York NY 1 Police Plaza Path 10038 201-420-2100

Metropolitan Correctional Center New York NY 150 Park Row 10007 646-836-6300

Seeds Non-Secure Detention Center New York NY 100 William Street 10038 212-266-1500


New York County Police Department

Police Departments maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the police, and other criminal records. Many of these records are available to the public, including 911 incident response reports, police incident reports, and witness statements in certain departments. Logs of arrests and search warrants are also public records. Some police records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are sealed. Many police departments provide online access to crime records online.

New York City Police Department New York NY 10038 646-610-5410


New York County Sheriff Department

Sheriffs maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the sheriff, traffic collision reports, and other criminal records. Some sheriff records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are not available to the public. Many Sheriff's Offices provide access to incident reports if you know some basic information about the incident, and some Sheriff's Offices provide criminal history background checks.

New York County Sheriff's Office New York NY 66 John Street 10038 212-487-9734


New York County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town Halls and City Halls maintain records related to the locality, including criminal records. Many provide online access to local crime reports.

New York City Hall New York NY City Hall 10007 212-639-9675