Franklin Illinois
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Franklin County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit Court

Address
County Courthouse PO Box 485 Benton, IL 62812
Phone
618-439-2011
Fax
618-439-4119
Hours
8AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Small Claims, Probate, Eviction, Traffic
Restricted Records
No juvenile or adoption records released
Civil Note
Access is free to civil, small claims, probate and traffic records at www.judici.com/courts/cases/index.jsp?court=IL028015J. A premium fee service also available.
General Note
Traffic 618-438-6731.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1987, index books from 1843

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Franklin County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk & Recorder

Address
Franklin County PO Box 607 Benton, IL 62812
Phone
618-438-3221
Fax
618-435-3405
Hours
8AM-4PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include grantor/grantee, mortgagors/mortgagees, miscellaneous, federal lien tax notice, retailer's occupation tax lien, judgment, military, state income tax lien, mechanic lien, corporation, oil & gas leases. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1990.

Courier Offices

Address
Courthouse Benton, IL 62812

County Assessor

Phone
618-438-4331

Treasurer

Phone
618-438-7311

Elections

Appraiser
618-438-3403

Vital

Appraiser
618-438-3221