The Oakland County Circuit Court allows for the use of a variety of technology in its courtrooms. Litigants wishing to use presentation equipment must obtain permission of the assigned judge or hearing officer prior to the date of the court event. The court also encourages prior testing of equipment and accommodations can be made to do so through the Judicial Clerks or court Data Technology Office.
All courtrooms are equipped with audio video recording equipment, video conferencing systems, high definition monitors, speaker phones, electrical outlets, and projector screens.
The following are available by prior request:
- Assistive Listening Systems
- Audio Amplification Systems
- ELMO Document Cameras
- DVD/CD Players
- Video Adapters (VGA to assorted)
- Presentation Remotes
- HDMI Wireless Video Connector
- Speaker Phones
- Cellular Internet Access
Parties wishing to bring in their own equipment or or reserve court owned equipment should contact the chambers of the judge assigned to the case.
Please note that a limited number of courtrooms have ceiling mounted projectors which can be used for presentation with approval. Default connection in all courtrooms is VGA.
Wireless access is available in many courtrooms however signal strength can vary based equipment, location, and number of users. Please plan accordingly if internet access will be required. Wired internet access is NOT available.
The following public areas of the courthouse have dedicated wireless internet access points.
- Juvenile Waiting Room
- Jury Waiting Room
- Judicial Conference Room