Fayette Kentucky
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Fayette County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit Court - Criminal & Civil Divisions

Address
120 N Limestone Lexington, KY 40507
Fax
859-246-2227
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $5,000
Restricted Records
No adoption, juvenile, mental, or sealed records released
Civil Note
Free index search by name or case number at http://apps.kycourts.net/CourtRecords/.
General Note
Fax for appeals- 859-246-2146.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 4/1993, on index cards since 1978, prior records on books and archived

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

District Court Criminal & Civil

Address
150 N Limestone Lexington, KY 40507
Phone
859-246-2141
Fax
859-246-2146
Hours
8AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $5,000, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
Restricted Records
No adoption, mental, juvenile, or sealed records released
Civil Note
Free index search by name or case number at http://apps.kycourts.net/CourtRecords/.
General Note
Probate and civil is in Rm D101; criminal and traffic in D157.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB; SSN helpful

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1977

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Fayette County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Fayette County 162 E Main St Lexington, KY 40507-1334
Phone
859-253-3344
Fax
859-225-5754
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1970.

Courier Offices

Address
162 E Main St Lexington, KY 40507

County Assessor

Phone
859-246-2722

Treasurer

Phone
859-258-3300

Treasurer

Appraiser
859-246-2722

Elections

Appraiser
859-253-3344