Kent Maryland
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Kent County Criminal & Court Records

2nd Judicial Circuit Court

Address
103 N Cross St Courthouse Chestertown, MD 21620
Phone
410-778-7460
Fax
410-778-7412
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil Actions over $25,000
Restricted Records
No adoption, juvenile, sealed, expunged or mental records released
Civil Note
Free case look-up at http://casesearch.courts.state.md.us.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 05/2000, on card index from 1949, archived to 1656

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

District Court

Address
103 N Cross St Chestertown, MD 21620
Phone
410-810-3362
Fax
410-810-3361
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $30,000, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records
No sealed, expunged, mental records or judge's notes released
Civil Note
Free case look-up at http://casesearch.courts.state.md.us.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1988, on card index from 1971

Record Retrieval Methods

Online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Kent County Court Recorder Offices

Clerk of the Circuit Court

Address
Kent County 103 N Cross St Chestertown, MD 21620
Phone
410-778-7460, 410-778-7415
Fax
410-778-7412
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include land records, judgments and plats. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1642.

Courier Offices

Address
103 N Cross St Courthouse Chestertown, MD 21620

County Assessor

Phone
410-778-7447

Elections

Appraiser
410-778-0038