Mercer West Virginia
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Mercer County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit Court

Address
1501 Main St, Ste. 111 Princeton, WV 24740
Phone
304-487-8323/8371
Fax
304-425-1598
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $5,000
Restricted Records
No juvenile, adoption, mental health, guardianship or conservatorship records 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 court is a separate office.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 10/1989 to present. On index books from 1930-1989 (Cott System). On index cards back to 1890s

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Magistrate Court

Address
120 Scott St #103 Princeton, WV 24740
Phone
304-431-7115
Fax
304-425-6106
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $5,000, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records from 1977; computerized back to 1994

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, mail, fax

Civil Records

Required Information

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

Click here to run on-site court house search

Mercer County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Mercer County 1501 Main St, #121 Princeton, WV 24740
Phone
304-487-8312
Fax
304-487-9842
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include deed, trust deed, judgment, UCCs, financing, birth, death, marriage, military, misc, etc. Records indexed on computer back to June, 1991.

Courier Offices

Address
1501 Main St, #121 Princeton, WV 24740

County Assessor

Phone
304-487-8327

Treasurer

Phone
304-425-8344

Elections

Appraiser
304-487-8339

Vital

Appraiser
304-487-8313