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Defiance County Criminal & Court Records

Common Pleas Court

Address
221 Clinton St, 3rd Fl Defiance, OH 43512
Phone
419-782-1936
Fax
419-782-2437
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $10,000, Probate
General Note
Common Pleas Court records managed by Clerk of Courts. Probate court is a separate court at the same address, 3rd Fl. Probate Fax: 419-782-2437.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1995; prior records on docket books

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

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Defiance Municipal Court

Address
665 Perry St Defiance, OH 43512
Phone
419-782-5756
Fax
419-782-2018
Hours
7AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $15,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No confidential records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 10/89, prior in books to 1958

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

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

Click here to run on-site court house search

Defiance County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Defiance County 221 Clinton St Defiance, OH 43512
Phone
419-782-4741
Fax
419-782-3421
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search up to 1997 had separate indexes; have Official Records beginning 1997. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 6/94.

Courier Offices

Address
221 Clinton St Courthouse Defiance, OH 43512

County Assessor

Phone
419-784-3111

Treasurer

Phone
419-782-8741

Treasurer

Appraiser
419-784-3111