Hancock West Virginia
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Hancock County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit Court

Address
PO Box 428 New Cumberland, WV 26047
Phone
304-564-3311
Fax
304-564-5014
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $5,000, Probate
Restricted Records
No adoption, juvenile, mental hygiene released
Civil Note
Online access is via a pay service at www.swcg-inc.com/products/circuit_express.html or call 800-795-8543. $125 set-up fee plus a $38.00 or $120 monthly fee plan.
General Note
Probate is handled by County Clerk, address is PO Box 367.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, signed release; also helpful: address, DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1972

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

Click here to run on-site court house search

Magistrate Court

Address
106 Court St New Cumberland, WV 26047
Phone
304-564-3355
Fax
304-564-3852
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $5,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
Information on search warrants is restricted.
General Note
Alternative fax number is 304-564-5357.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1996, older records have been destroyed.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

Name, and years to search: records only go back 10 years.

Click here to run on-site court house search

Hancock County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Hancock County PO Box 367 New Cumberland, WV 26047
Phone
304-564-3311 x266,267,268,279,280.281
Fax
304-564-5941
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Before 10/1/97 docs are individually indexed. After, all in one. Records indexed on computer back to 10/1/97.

Courier Offices

Address
102 Court St New Cumberland, WV 26047

County Assessor

Phone
304-564-3311 x253,254,272,273,284,293,283

Treasurer

Phone
304-564-3311 x262

Treasurer

Appraiser
304-564-3311 x256

Elections

Appraiser
304-564-3311 x288

Vital

Appraiser
304-564-3311 x280