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Benton County Criminal & Court Records

Superior Court

Address
Benton County Clerk 7122 W Okanagan Pl, Bldg A Kennewick, WA 99336-
Phone
509-735-8388
Fax
509-736-3892
Hours
8AM-N, 1-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil, Probate, Domestic
Restricted Records
No sealed, dependency, adoption, paternity, mental health, sex offenders (victims)
Civil Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.
General Note
Archive files are located in Kennewick and Prosser. Call 509-735-8388 or 509-786-5624 for assistance.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address, DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1979, pre-1979 on index books

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

Click here to run on-site court house search

Kennewick Municipal Court

General Note
See District Court

Criminal Records

Required Information

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Civil Records

Required Information

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Prosser Municipal Court

General Note
See District Court

Criminal Records

Required Information

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Civil Records

Required Information

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West Richland Municipal Court

General Note
See District Court

Criminal Records

Required Information

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Civil Records

Required Information

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District Court

Address
7122 W Okanogan Pl, Bldg A County Justice Center Kennewick, WA 99336
Phone
509-735-8476
Fax
509-736-3069
Hours
8AM-N 1PM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $75,000, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No sealed, juvenile, adoption, paternity, mental health, sex offenders (victims) or (sometimes) DUI records released
Civil Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.
General Note
Telephone for the Prosser Courthouse is 509-786-5480, 509-786-5484 (fax).

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, signed release; also helpful: address, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 7/91, stored from 1988.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, fax, online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

Click here to run on-site court house search

Richland Municipal Court

General Note
See District Court

Criminal Records

Required Information

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Civil Records

Required Information

Click here to run on-site court house search

Benton County Court Recorder Offices

County Auditor

Address
Benton County PO Box 470 Prosser, WA 99350
Phone
509-786-5616
Fax
509-786-5528
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All in one back to 1/1/85. Marriage records here, other vital records are not. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1985. Before 1985, on rolls of film.

Courier Offices

Address
620 Market St Courthouse Prosser, WA 99350

County Assessor

Phone
509-786-2046

Treasurer

Phone
509-786-2255

Treasurer

Appraiser
509-736-3088

Elections

Appraiser
509-786-5618

Vital

Appraiser
509-786-5616