Chaves New Mexico
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Chaves County Criminal & Court Records

Magistrate Court

Address
400 N Virginia St, # G-1 Roswell, NM 88201
Phone
575-624-6088
Fax
575-624-6092
Hours
8AM-4PM M-TH; 8AM-N F
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $10,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Civil Note
Case lookup from 1997 forward is free at www.nmcourts.gov.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records are keep 2 years (except DUIs and domestic) before being destroyed.

Record Retrieval Methods

Online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

Click here to run on-site court house search

5th Judicial District Court

Address
Box 1776 400 N Virginia Ave Roswell, NM 88202
Phone
575-622-2212
Fax
575-624-9510
Hours
8AM-N,1-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil, Contested Probate
Restricted Records
No sequestered records released
Civil Note
Case lookup from 1997 forward is free at www.nmcourts.gov.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, aliases

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1996, on microfiche and archived from 1891

Record Retrieval Methods

Online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Chaves County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Chaves County PO Box 580 Roswell, NM 88202-0580
Phone
575-624-6614
Fax
575-624-6523
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include computer and old records in books. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1987, some to 1983.

Courier Offices

Address
#1 St. Mary Pl Roswell, NM 88203

County Assessor

Phone
575-624-6603

Treasurer

Phone
575-624-6618

Treasurer

Appraiser
575-624-6603

Elections

Appraiser
575-624-6614

Vital

Appraiser
575-827-0121