Jefferson New York
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Public Records in Jefferson

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Jefferson County Criminal & Court Records

Watertown City Court

Address
245 Washington St Municipal Bldg Watertown, NY 13601
Phone
315-785-7785
Fax
315-785-7856
Hours
8:30AM4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $15,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed records released

Criminal Records

Required Information

Years Available

Criminal records in docket books and computerized

Record Retrieval Methods

None

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Supreme Court

Address
Jefferson County Clerk's Office-Court Records 175 Arsenal St, County Bldg Watertown, NY 13601-3783
Phone
315-785-3200 County Clerk
Fax
315-785-5145
Hours
9AM-5PM; 8:30AM-4PM July-Aug hours
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil
Restricted Records
No sealed, expunged, adoption, sex offense, juvenile or mental health records released
Civil Note
Current or pending only Supreme Court civil case look-up is at http://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/webcivil/FCASMain.
General Note
Countywide record search requests are processed in the manner described below by the County Clerk, phone above, or 785-3081.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1/1992; prior in books from 1805 by first defendant name only

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Jefferson County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Jefferson County 175 Arsenal St Watertown, NY 13601-2555
Phone
315-785-3081
Fax
315-785-5145
Hours
9AM-5PM; 8:30AM-4PM July & August
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. All judgments indexed from 10/2002, all other land records from 1/67.

Courier Offices

Address
175 Arsenal St Watertown, NY 13601

County Assessor

Phone
315-785-3074

Treasurer

Phone
315-785-3055

Elections

Appraiser
315-785-5119