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Criminal Court

Frank Murphy Hall of Justice, 1441 St. Antoine, Detroit, Michigan

These Judges adjudicate criminal cases, and have sole jurisdiction over all felony and high misdemeanor offenses committed in Wayne County.  Third Circuit Criminal Court serves as the Appellate Court for criminal appeals filed from every District Court located in Wayne County.  The Criminal Court manages various ancillary services and departments throughout the Court including Pretrial Services, Adult Drug Court, Mental Health Court, Case Processing, Jury and Court Reporting Services, and acts as the liaison to a variety of outside local, county, state, and federal agencies whose business function impacts the Criminal Court.

The Sheriff’s role within this unit is to provide both courtroom and building security by protecting judges, public civilians inside the court and securing prisoners.  

General Office Mailing Location:
Frank Murphy Hall of Justice
1441 St. Antoine, Detroit, Michigan
Office:   313.224.2408
Fax:      313.237.1104