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Harris County Criminal & Court Records

District Court

Address
201 Caroline, Suite 420 PO Box 4651 Houston, TX 77210-4651
Phone
713-755-7300
Fax
713-368-3946
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil over $100,000
Restricted Records
No juvenile or sealed records released.
Civil Note
First, an online case lookup service is free at http://www.cclerk.hctx.net/applications/websearch/Civil.aspx. Online records go back to 10/1989. A docket search is at www.hcdistrictclerk.com/Edocs/Public/Search.aspx?dockettab=1.
General Note
Criminal customer service-1201 Franklin, 3rd Fl, #3138. Civil clerk at main address. Dist Clerk's Record Ctr at 1301 Franklin, 1st Fl.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB.

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1976

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Harris County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Harris County PO Box 1525 Houston, TX 77251-1525
Phone
713-755-6405
Fax
713-755-4977
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include real property, marriage license, assumed name, county civil courts at law, probate. Records indexed on computer back to 1961.

Courier Offices

Address
201 Caroline, 4th Fl Houston, TX 77002

County Assessor

Phone
713-368-2200

Treasurer

Phone
713-755-5120

Treasurer

Appraiser
713-957-5291

Elections

Appraiser
713-755-5792

Vital

Appraiser
713-755-6438