Douglas Kansas
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Douglas Kansas court records and public records

Douglas County Criminal & Court Records

District Court

Address
111 E 11th St Lawrence, KS 66044-2966
Phone
785-832-5141
Fax
785-832-5174
Hours
8AM-12; 1-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, mental health, sealed or expunged records released
Civil Note
Access is web-based at https://www.accesskansas.org/countyCourts/. Fee is $1.00 per search and $1.00 per case retrieved for view. A credit card is required.
General Note
Send questions to courtrecords@douglas-county.com.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1989, index cards 1860, archived from 1865

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Douglas County Court Recorder Offices

County Register of Deeds

Address
Douglas County 1100 Massachusetts Lawrence, KS 66044-3097
Phone
785-832-5282/5283
Fax
785-330-2807
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1990. Also, written land indexes.

Courier Offices

Address
1100 Massachusetts Courthouse Lawrence, KS 66044

County Assessor

Phone
785-832-5133

Treasurer

Phone
785-841-5105

Treasurer

Appraiser
785-832-5290

Elections

Appraiser
785-832-5267