Chester South Carolina
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Chester South Carolina court records and public records

Chester County Criminal & Court Records

Chester Magistrate Court

Address
2740 Dawson Dr Chester, SC 29706
Phone
803-581-5136; 581-3040
Fax
803-581-3033
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor
General Note
Online records (http://www.sccourts.org/caseSearch/ and then click on Chester) may be missing cases or sentence details.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Civil Records

Required Information

Click here to run on-site court house search

Circuit Court

Address
PO Drawer 580 140 Main St Chester, SC 29706
Phone
803-385-2605
Fax
803-581-7975
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil Actions over $7,500
Restricted Records
No adoption, juvenile, sealed or expunged records released
Civil Note
Search the index at http://publicindex.sccourts.org/chester/publicindex/. Online records may have incorrect/missing IDs, wrong charge codes, and be missing cases, sentence details, probation updates/violations.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1994, docket books prior

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search, address

Click here to run on-site court house search

Chester County Court Recorder Offices

Clerk of Court

Address
Chester County PO Drawer 580 Chester, SC 29706
Phone
803-385-2605
Fax
803-581-7975
Hours
9AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1985.

Courier Offices

Address
140 Main St Chester, SC 29706

County Assessor

Phone
803-377-4177

Treasurer

Phone
803-385-2608