48th District Court
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48th District Court

The district court handles most traffic violations and traffic tickets, small claims cases, all civil cases with claims up to $25,000, landlord-tenant matters and all misdemeanor criminal cases. The 48th District Court Judges are elected to serve seven communities in the Court's jurisdiction.

  • Traffic Division: Processes traffic citations written by the police departments.
  • Civil Division: Processes cases involving money or damage claims and landlord/tenant disputes.
  • Criminal Division: Processes criminal cases prosecuted by state law, ordinance prosecutors and cases for felony and misdemeanor offenses.
  • Probation Department:  Monitors probationers, conduct pre-sentence investigations, assessments and probation violation hearings.

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Contact ADA Coordinator: nodea@48thdc.us

Hearing Impaired may reserve a headset or a "T" coil ​equipped hearing aid.     

 Contact Information & Hours

4280 Telegraph Rd
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302

Ph:      (248) 647-1141
Fax:     (248) 647-8955

Hours:  8:30am - 4:30pm
Holiday Closing Scheduled
Emergency Closing: NONE