Charles Maryland
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Charles County Criminal & Court Records

District Court

Address
PO Box 3070 200 Charles St La Plata, MD 20646
Phone
301-932-3300 x3 criminal, x2 civil
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No confidential info, unserved warrants, medical records released
Civil Note
Free case look-up at http://casesearch.courts.state.md.us.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1984, on index from 1971

Record Retrieval Methods

Online, in person

Civil Records

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Circuit Court for Charles County

Address
PO Box 970 200 Charles Street La Plata, MD 20646
Phone
301-932-3202
Fax
n/a
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil Actions over $2,500
Restricted Records
No adoption, juvenile, sealed, expunged or medical records released
Civil Note
Free case look-up at http://casesearch.courts.state.md.us.
General Note
Court personnel will not do record searches.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records indexed in books from 1950, on computer back to 1996

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Charles County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk of the Circuit Court

Address
Charles County PO Box 970 La Plata, MD 20646
Phone
301-932-3201
Fax
301-932-3339
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminals back to 1658.

Courier Offices

Address
200 Charles St Courthouse La Plata, MD 20646

County Assessor

Phone
301-932-2440

Treasurer

Phone
301-645-0685

Elections

Appraiser
301-934-8962