Office of the Court Reporters
Circuit Court for Prince George's County, Maryland
Mail: P. O. Box 401, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Walk-In: Courthouse, Room D-3002
Record of Court Proceedings
All proceedings before the court are recorded—either by an official Court Reporter or by a digital audio recording.
Transcripts of proceedings in the Circuit Court are available only through an official Court Reporter.
The cost of transcripts depends on the type of record and the number of pages in the final typed transcript.
Order a Transcript
1. You will need the case number and dates of the record you want. If possible, find the judge's name and courtroom number .
2. Order a CD of an audio recording, or a written transcript with the right form!
If the proceeding was recorded by a digital audio recording (no court reporter present) ORDER a CD. The CD will be free if you also order a printed transcript.:
If you are appealing from the Circuit Court to the Court of Special Appeals or Court of Appeals, you must ORDER A TRANSCRIPT FOR APPEAL.
If you need a transcript for any other reason, you must ORDER A TRANSCRIPT, NON-APPEAL.
3. PAY for your transcript. A court reporter may provide an estimate in advance, but will not know the final cost until the transcript is completed.
Transcripts from a Hearing Before a Family Division
All Masters' hearings are recorded on digital audio recording equipment.
You may purchase a CD of that recording
from the Family Division Information Center.
No transcripts are provided through the court.
purchase a transcript of that CD from a private transcription service.
Transcripts from the District Court