Forsyth County
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Forsyth County Criminal & Court Records

Superior-District Court

Address
PO Box 20099 200 N Main, Hall of Justice Winston Salem, NC 27120-0099
Phone
336-761-2250
Fax
336-761-2018
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
Restricted Records
No adoption, sealed cases, juvenile, sex offenders, mental or expunged records released
General Note
Civil index is searched separately from the criminal index. Search civil and criminal court calendars at www1.aoc.state.nc.us/www/calendars.html.

Criminal Records

Required Information

DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 10/1983, prior on books to 1968, on microfiche prior

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Forsyth County Court Recorder Offices

Register of Deeds

Address
Forsyth County 201 N Chestnut St, 2nd Fl Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Phone
336-703-2700, info-336-703-2701
Fax
336-727-8599
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1849.

Courier Offices

Address
201 N Chestnut St, 2nd Fl County Gov't Ctr Winston-Salem, NC 27101

County Assessor

Phone
336-703-2300

Treasurer

Phone
336-727-2655

Vital

Appraiser
336-703-2701