Notice: All courts will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 22-23, 2018 in observance of Thanksgiving Day, except Municipal Court's Arraignment Court, Bail Acceptance and the filing of Emergency Protection from Abuse Petitions at the Stout Center for Criminal Justice, 1301 Filbert St.

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** Aliases will not be displayed

To make payment arrangements for cases which have not been referred to a private collection agency, contact:
Office of Court Compliance
Room 370 City Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215-683-7999; Fax: 215-683-7778

To make Payment arrangements for cases that have been referred to a private collection agency, contact:
Credit Management Company
PO Box 16346
Pittsburgh, PA 15242-0346
Phone: 866-368-1563

Payment Plans with a Status of "Referred" have been referred to "Credit Management Company." For referred cases, the “Total Owed” amount does not include the 25% fee added when a case is referred to collections. Payment arrangements and all payment must be made to them and not to the FJD. Payoff amounts in referred cases will be provided by Credit Management Company and the Office of Court Compliance.


DISCLAIMER: The Debt Collection Search provided by the First Judicial District through this Internet service has been produced using information from the Unified Judicial System of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Portal.

All information provided by the First Judicial District through this Internet service is provided "as is", with no warranties, express or implied, including the implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall the First Judicial District be liable for any damages, of any nature whatsoever, arising out of the use of, or the inability to use this Internet service.

This site provides links to servers maintained by other organizations for which the First Judicial District provides no warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or source of any information found on any such server or the content of any file or data which the user might choose to download from such third-party site.

Unless expressly provided to the contrary, communications through the Internet site by E-mail or otherwise shall in no event constitute filing with, or legal notice to the First Judicial District or to any of its agencies, officers, employees, agents or representatives.

Any commercial use of data obtained through the use of this site is strictly prohibited.

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Bail Judgment payments cannot be made through ePay (

Bail Judgment Payments can be made by mail or in person as follows:

By Mail:
First Judicial District Accounting Department, P.O. Box 37711, Philadelphia, Pa 19101-5011
Checks and Money Orders, Payable to "First Judicial District of PA"). Do not mail cash

In Person:
9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
The Juanita Kidd Stout Center for Criminal Justice, 1301 Filbert Street (Basement), Philadelphia, PA 19107; OR
Accounting Unit, 1401Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102.
Cash, Credit/Debit Card, Checks and Money Orders Payable to "First Judicial District of PA."