Criminal Division

Court (62-B District)

62-B District Court Criminal Division

Welcome to the 62-B District Criminal Division. The criminal division is responsible for handling all matters related to criminal law. As a district court, the criminal division fully handles all misdemeanors with a potential for jail time of year or less.  The criminal division handles arraignments and preliminary examinations for felonies.

Please contact our Deputy Clerk at 616.554.0711  or 616.554.0784 with any questions.

Note: Failure to be present for any criminal proceeding may result in an issuance of a bench warrant.

How to file a pleading

To file a pleading, please complete this online form and upload your filing as a Word Document or PDF. Your pleading must be electronically signed with an electronic encryption program that ensures authenticity. If not signed appropriately, the filing will not be accepted.