Jefferson West Virginia
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Jefferson County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit Court

Address
PO Box 1234 119 N George St, Ste 100 Charles Town, WV 25414
Phone
304-728-3231
Fax
304-728-3398
Hours
9AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $5,000
Restricted Records
No juvenile, guardianship, adoption, or mental health records released
Civil Note
Order a document for a fee (no name searching) at www.clerkepass.com.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1940s; index books 1960 to 1985. 1960-1800s in storage

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Magistrate Court

Address
PO Box 607 110 N George St Charles Town, WV 25414
Phone
304-728-3233
Fax
304-728-3235
Hours
7:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $5,000, Eviction, Small Claims

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1996; others go back to 1977.

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

Click here to run on-site court house search

Jefferson County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Jefferson County 100 E Washington St Charles Town, WV 25414
Phone
304-728-3215
Fax
304-728-1957
Hours
9AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include judgments, UCC, releases, deeds, deeds of trust, will, plat, and more. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1801.

Courier Offices

Address
100 E Washington St Courthouse Charles Town, WV 25414

County Assessor

Phone
304-728-3224

Treasurer

Phone
304-728-3220

Elections

Appraiser
304-728-3246

Vital

Appraiser
304-728-3215