Essex New Jersey
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Essex County Criminal & Court Records

Superior Court - Criminal

Address
50 W Market St, Rm 1012 County Court Bldg, Veterans Ct Newark, NJ 07102-1681
Phone
973-693-5965, 973-693-5700-switchboard
Fax
973-693-5963
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor
Restricted Records
No sealed, expunged, dismissed, judges notes, PSI's, or discovery packets records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1985

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Essex County Court Recorder Offices

Register of Deeds

Address
Essex County 465 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Rm 130 Newark, NJ 07102
Phone
973-621-4960
Fax
973-621-2590
Hours
9AM-4PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include each document type. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1988.

Courier Offices

Address
465 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Rm 130 Hall of Records Newark, NJ 07102

County Assessor

Phone
973-395-8525

Treasurer

Phone
973-621-4997

Elections

Appraiser
973-621-4921