Essex Virginia
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Essex County Criminal & Court Records

15th Circuit Court

Address
PO Box 445 305 Prince St Tappahannock, VA 22560
Phone
804-443-3541
Fax
804-445-1216
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $4,500, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, sealed records released
Civil Note
Search free by name or case number at www.courts.state.va.us/. Results show address of subject and the day and month of birth, but not year. Also search via LOPAS; call 804-786-5511 to apply.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal docket on books from 1656

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

15th General District Court

Address
PO Box 66 300 Prince St Tappahannock, VA 22560
Phone
804-443-3744
Fax
804-443-4122
Hours
8AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No juvenile, sealed records released
Civil Note
Search free by name or case number at www.courts.state.va.us/. Results show address of subject and the day and month of birth, but not year. Also search via LOPAS; call 804-786-5511 to apply.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 5/92.

Record Retrieval Methods

Online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Essex County Court Recorder Offices

Clerk of Circuit Court

Address
Essex County PO Box 445 Tappahannock, VA 22560
Phone
804-443-3541
Fax
804-445-1216
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include deeds, wills, financing statements, judgments, books, computer Records indexed on computer back to 1/1/06.

Courier Offices

Address
305 Prince St Tappahannock, VA 22560

County Assessor

Phone
804-443-4737

Treasurer

Phone
804-443-4371

Elections

Appraiser
804-443-4611