Suffolk County is located in the eastern part of Long Island and is considered part of the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island Metropolitan Area. According to the U.S. Census bureau it has 912 square miles of land area. The 2009 Population estimate is 1,518,475. The county seat is Riverhead.
The resources listed below provide access to Suffolk County free public records. Search court records, criminal records, inmates, property records, recorded documents (deeds, mortgages, liens), registered offenders, etc.
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|Suffolk County Government Site |
Visit the Suffolk County, NY government site for details on county departments, contacts, services, business resources, community bulletins, bids, proposals, documents, forms, and more.
Use this Geographic Information Service from Suffolk County to track accidents that have involved a fatality or injury occurring.
|Business Certificates |
Use this Suffolk County Clerk service to search for business certificates. Tip: Site will time out if there are over 200 results, try to complete more than one field to narrow the results.
|Civil Court Decisions |
Search the NY State Unified Court System for online court decisions in Suffolk County. Click on Document Search to search by index/docket number or by county.
Use this Suffolk County Clerk service to search for corporation documents.
|Court Minutes |
Use this Suffolk County Clerk service to search for Civil Court Minutes. Tip: Use non IE browsers only. After agreement page, click on Searches in upper left menu, then Minutes.
|Court Records - Civil | WebCivil |
Search the Suffolk County Clerk's Office for civil court records by index number, plaintiff name, or defendant name. Information available includes case minutes.
Use this County Clerk service to search for judgments filed in Suffolk County.
|Legislative Districts |
Use this Geographic Information System from Suffolk County to assist you in identifying your local Legislator and links to their websites.
Use this Suffolk County Clerk service to search for Liens.
|Most Wanted |
Browse this Suffolk County, NY Police Department's Crimestoppers list by name and photo for most wanted.
|Polling Places |
Use this Geographic Information System from Suffolk County to assist you in identifying your elected officials and the location of your polling place.
|Property | AREIS Pay Site Information|
Suffolk County Real Property Tax Service Agency AREIS property search (Advanced Real Estate Information System). Requires registration, a subscription, and fees.
|Recorded Documents |
Use this Suffolk County Clerk service to search for Land Records. Tip: Use non IE browsers only.
|Supreme Court Records |
Use this service to search for Suffolk County Supreme Court records. Includes commercial, Department of Health, foreclosure, guardianship, mass tort, matrimonial, tort, and workers comp cases.