Berrien County People Search

Search for Berrien County MI people. A people search can help you locate people, find family members, check criminal history, criminal records, perform genealogical research, find birth records, death records, proof of identity, divorce records, marriage records, historical records, locate ancestors, property ownership records, and more.


Clerk Offices maintain important documents for their jurisdiction, usually at the county or local level. These records include a number of important sources for locating people and gaining information about a subject. Vital records, for example, provide information on a person's birth, marriage, divorce, and death, as well as any children. Clerks may also keep records on taxes, property assessments, estates and wills, and even voter registration and election results. When performing a people search, a Clerk Office website is an important resource.

Berrien County Clerk St. Joseph MI 811 Port Street 49085 269-983-7111

Bridgman City Clerk Bridgman MI 9765 Maple Street 49106 269-465-5144

Niles City Clerk Niles MI 508 East Main Street 49120 269-683-4700

Three Oaks Village Clerk Three Oaks MI 14 Maple Street 49128 269-756-9221


Police Departments are law enforcement agencies charged with maintaining order in society. They also keep several records on individuals who have interacted with the police, including criminal records such as arrests, warrants, convictions, and incarcerations. These records provide information that can be important when performing a people search, particularly as part of a criminal background check. Police Department records list someone's criminal history, and they can also be used to locate a person who has moved frequently. Police Departments may provide online access to their records.

Baroda-Lake Township Police Department Baroda MI 9091 1st Street 49101 269-422-1344

Benton Harbor Police Department Benton Harbor MI 200 East Wall Street 49022 269-927-8414

Bridgman Police Department Bridgman MI 9765 Maple Street 49106 269-465-3880

Buchanan Police Department Buchanan MI 107 West Front Street 49107 269-695-5120

Chikaming Twp Police Department Sawyer MI 13535 Red Arrow Highway 49125 269-469-3245

Eau Claire Police Department Eau Claire MI 6625 East Main Street 49111 269-461-4111

Grand Beach Police Department New Buffalo MI 48200 Perkins Boulevard 49117 269-469-5000

Lincoln Twp Police Department Stevensville MI 5599 Cleveland Avenue 49127 269-429-2444

Michiana Village Police Department Michiana MI 4000 Cherokee Drive 49117 269-469-1884

New Buffalo Police Department New Buffalo MI 224 West Buffalo Street 49117 269-469-1593

Niles Police Department Niles MI 1600 Silverbrook Avenue 49120 269-683-1313

St. Joseph Township Police Department St. Joseph MI 3000 Washington Avenue 49085 269-429-6890

State Police Coloma MI 140 East Logan Street 49038 269-764-8100

Three Oaks Police Department Three Oaks MI 14 Maple Street 49128 269-756-9585


Assessors determine the value of taxable property within their jurisdiction, often at the county or local level, in order to assess property taxes owed by the property's owners. As part of this responsibility, the Assessor Office maintains a range of documents on individuals, such as records of the property they own, the property taxes they owe, and any history of foreclosures, tax liens, or violations. These records can be useful for understanding a person's property ownership history, and they can typically be accessed on the Assessor Office website.

Benton Harbor Assessor Benton Harbor MI 200 East Wall Street 49022 269-927-8453

Berrien County Equalization Department St. Joseph MI 701 Main Street 49085 269-983-7111

Niles Assessor Niles MI 508 East Main Street 49120 269-683-4700


Social Security Offices are local branches of the federal Social Security Administration. These offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, help people determine their eligibility for benefits, and process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These records contain important information for conducting a people search, including details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices may provide online access to some of their records.

Benton Harbor Social Security Office Benton Harbor MI 455 Bond Street 49022 877-405-5457


Marriage License Offices issue marriage certificates and maintain records on marriage for a county or local government. These documents include information on the couple's marriage, such as names, dates of birth, names of parents, and the date and location of the wedding. Marriage records can be an important part of a people search, particularly when searching for people who may have changed their names, and they are also useful for genealogical research. Marriage License Offices may provide online access to their marriage licenses as well as marriage license applications.

Berrien County Marriage License St. Joseph MI Berrien County Clerk, 701 Main Street 49085 269-983-7111


Sheriff Departments are law enforcement agencies responsible for maintaining order, typically for a county or local jurisdiction. They also keep multiple records on individuals who have a criminal history, including arrest records, warrants, criminal and civil convictions, and incarcerations. These records provide important information for a people search, particularly when performing a criminal background check. The records at the Sheriff Department list someone's criminal history, and they can also be used to locate someone who moves frequently. Sheriff Departments may provide online access to their records.

Berrien County Sheriff's Office St. Joseph MI 919 Port Street 49085 269-983-7141


Courts act to resolve legal disputes as part of their judicial function. They also maintain a number of records on individuals, including criminal records such as any arrests, trials, convictions, and court sentences. These can range from serious criminal felonies to traffic court violations. Court records provide a range of information that can be important for performing a people search, such as civil cases like divorce and adoption, as well as a person's criminal history, which can be important for a background check. Courts operate at the federal, state, and local level, and they may provide access to their records online.

Niles District Court Niles MI 1205 North Front Street 49120 269-684-5274

St. Joseph Circuit Court St. Joseph MI 811 Port Street 49085 269-983-7111

St. Joseph District Court St. Joseph MI 811 Port Street 49085 269-983-7111

Three Oaks District Court Three Oaks MI 21 North Elm Street 49128 269-756-1413


Historical Societies preserve documents that have historic value. They may be organized around a certain area, a particular group of people, or a particular historical event. Historical Societies may keep a range of documents on individuals, including vital records, letters, photographs, and other historical documents. These records can be an important part of a people search, particularly when performing genealogical research. Historical Societies may provide online access to some of their records.

North Berrien Historical Society Coloma MI 300 Coloma Avenue 49038 269-468-3330


Archives preserve documents that are historically significant. These records can include a number of documents that can be useful when performing a people search, including birth certificates, death certificates, financial records, photographs, historical maps, and sometimes even letters or other personal documents. These records can be useful when performing a people search as part of genealogical research, as some Archives keep documents that date back to before the founding of the United States. Archives may provide online access to their records.

St Joseph Police Records Archive St. Joseph MI 700 Broad Street 49085 269-983-2575