Identification and Security Requirements

When visiting the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, a valid picture I.D. is required.

Visitors are also required to be screened by the U.S. Marshals Service and pass through a magnetometer and have all personal belongings and/or packages subject to physical and/or x-ray examination.  Personal belongings include items such as jewelry, watches, purses, wallets and belts.  Therefore, due to the screening process please allow extra time when arriving for your business at the court.

Firearms, knives and explosives are prohibited.  Potential weapons such as letter openers, scissors, mace/pepper spray and screw drivers are also prohibited.