Essex New York
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Essex New York court records and public records

Public Records in Essex

Type of Record
Availability
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Essex County Criminal & Court Records

County Clerk

Address
PO Box 247 7559 Court St, Essex County Government Ctr Elizabethtown, NY 12932
Phone
518-873-3606
Fax
518-873-3376
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Civil, Felony
Restricted Records
No sealed or youthful offender records released
Civil Note
Lookup current or pending Supreme Court civil cases at http://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/webcivil/FCASMain.
General Note
County Clerk will not do felony record searches for County-Court felony records; clerk will only do civil. You may search felony books in person.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1950s, prior in books; you may search the books.

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, mail

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Supreme & County Court

Address
PO Box 217 7559 Court St, Essex County Government Ctr Elizabethtown, NY 12932
Fax
518-873-3376
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil
Civil Note
Current or pending only Supreme Court civil case look-up is at http://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/webcivil/FCASMain.
General Note
Direct record search requests to the County Clerk, see separate listing. Online access to current/pending Supreme Court civil cases is at http://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/webcivil/FCASMain. Criminal online access is via the state OCA statewide system.

Criminal Records

Required Information

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Online

Civil Records

Required Information

Click here to run on-site court house search

Essex County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Essex County PO Box 247 Elizabethtown, NY 12932
Phone
518-873-3601 & 873-3603
Fax
518-873-3548
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include deeds, mortgages, APA's, assets & sats. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to early 1970s.

Courier Offices

Address
7559 Court St Elizabethtown, NY 12932

County Assessor

Phone
518-873-3390

Treasurer

Phone
518-873-3310

Elections

Appraiser
518-873-3474