Parking & Building Security


Parking available in lots on the west side of Courthouse as well as across from the Sheriff's Department in St. Joseph, Michigan.

Parking is available to Niles panels in the lots surrounding the South County Building in Niles, Michigan.


To provide for the safety of all visitors and employees who use the Berrien County Courthouse, all individuals entering the courthouse will pass through metal detectors and are subject to search. Please be sure to allow extra time to pass through security.

Personal Devices

Cell phones, tablets or other electronic communication devices are allowed inside the building, but jurors may not photograph, audio or video record any portion of the proceedings.