The 17th Circuit Court is registered with the National Center for State Courts Courtroom Information Project. This site provides photographs as well as a description of the technology and equipment available in each of our courtrooms. After entering the site, select “Court Search – State” from the navigational menu.
This is an overview of how to effectively reserve courthouse equipment through the Kent County Help Desk. Courthouse equipment includes:
There are 4 evidence carts that each contain:
There are 2 types of Mobile Recording Systems:
In order for the Help Desk to better serve you they will need to know a few minor details. The help desk can be reached at (616) 632-6600 from 7am – 5pm. All reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance. All other requests are subject to equipment availability. To ensure that the equipment will be available and set up on time, it is imperative to reserve it as soon as possible! Video Conferencing may need to be scheduled at least a week in advance for proper set up and scheduling.
Call the help desk at (616) 632-6600, or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org. The help desk will need to know the following information when asked to reserve equipment for courthouse use:
Since others use this same equipment on a daily basis, it is important to have an idea as to when the equipment can be picked up. You can also contact the help desk for items to be removed from a courtroom after it is done being used.
180 Ottawa Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm