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 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.