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Searching by Case Number

The Case Number Format. Each case is assigned a unique number using the following components:

Entering the Case Number. If you know the appellate case number, enter it in the appropriate boxes in the case number format.

If you only know part of the case number or wish to see a range of cases, you may perform a partial search. To do this, you must enter the criteria you wish to search by and fill in the rest of the spaces with asterisks (*). For example, if you wanted to find civil cases in Hamilton County for the year 2001, you would enter the following in the search boxes:

Twenty-nine (29) is the two digit code for Hamilton County, 01 denotes the year 2001, and CV is the code for Civil cases. Note that you must fill in all empty spaces with asterisks (*) in order for the search to function. Below are some tips for entering the appropriate information in each box.

County Number:
Scroll for a list of all two-digit county codes for the state of Indiana.

01 .... Adams
02 .... Allen
03 .... Bartholomew
04 .... Benton
05 .... Blackford
06 .... Boone
07 .... Brown
08 .... Carroll
09 .... Cass
10 .... Clark
11 .... Clay
12 .... Clinton
13 .... Crawford
14 .... Daviess
15 .... Dearborn
16 .... Decatur
17 .... DeKalb
18 .... Delaware
19 .... Dubois
20 .... Elkhart
21 .... Fayette
22 .... Floyd
23 .... Fountain
24 .... Franklin
25 .... Fulton
26 .... Gibson
27 .... Grant
28 .... Greene
29 .... Hamilton
30 .... Hancock
31 .... Harrison
32 .... Hendricks
33 .... Henry
34 .... Howard
35 .... Huntington
36 .... Jackson
37 .... Jasper
38 .... Jay
39 .... Jefferson
40 .... Jennings
41 .... Johnson
42 .... Knox
43 .... Kosciusko
44 .... LaGrange
45 .... Lake
46 .... LaPorte
47 .... Lawrence
48 .... Madison
49 .... Marion
50 .... Marshall
51 .... Martin
52 .... Miami
53 .... Monroe
54 .... Montgomery
55 .... Morgan
56 .... Newton
57 .... Noble
58 .... Ohio
59 .... Orange
60 .... Owen
61 .... Parke
62 .... Perry
63 .... Pike
64 .... Porter
65 .... Posey
66 .... Pulaski
67 .... Putnam
68 .... Randolph
69 .... Ripley
70 .... Rush
71 .... St. Joseph
72 .... Scott
73 .... Shelby
74 .... Spencer
75 .... Starke
76 .... Steuben
77 .... Sullivan
78 .... Switzerland
79 .... Tippecanoe
80 .... Tipton
81 .... Union
82 .... Vanderburgh
83 .... Vermillion
84 .... Vigo
85 .... Wabash
86 .... Warren
87 .... Warrick
88 .... Washington
89 .... Wayne
90 .... Wells
91 .... White
92 .... Whitley
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Court Code: Enter 'S' for Supreme Court cases, 'A' for Court of Appeals cases, or 'T' for Tax Court cases.

District Number: If you are searching for an Appeals case, you would enter the code for one of the five Appeals districts: 01, 02, 03, 04, or 05. The Supreme Court has only one district: 00; and the Tax Court has only one district: 10.

Date: The date must be entered in YYMM format; however, if you prefer to search by an entire year, you may enter YY**.

Case Type: Enter

  • 'CV' for civil cases
  • 'CR' for criminal cases
  • 'TA' for tax cases
  • 'JV' for juvenile cases
  • 'DI' for disciplinary cases

Sequence Number: Unless you know the exact number of the case you're looking for, then you should type five (5) asterisks (*) in this box.