Monongalia West Virginia
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Monongalia County Criminal & Court Records

17th Circuit Court

Address
County Courthouse, 243 High St, Rm 110 Morgantown, WV 26505
Phone
304-291-7240
Fax
304-291-7273
Hours
8:30AM-7PM M; 8:30AM-5PM T-F
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $5,000, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, divorce, mental hygiene, adoption, guardianship, conservatorship or domestic records released
General Note
A disclaimer for the Clerk must be included by mail requesters.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1/90 to present, on index book separated by plaintiff and defendant back to 1865

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Magistrate Court

Address
265 Spruce St Morgantown, WV 26505
Phone
304-291-7296
Fax
304-284-7313
Hours
8AM-12; 1PM-7PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $5,000, Eviction, Small Claims

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Records on computer go back to 1999; prior in books back 10 years only.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, fax, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Monongalia County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Monongalia County 243 High St, Rm 123 Morgantown, WV 26505-5491
Phone
304-291-7230
Fax
304-291-7233
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include deeds, liens, estates, discharges, assumed names. Record index not computerized.

Courier Offices

Address
243 High St, Rm 123 Courthouse Morgantown, WV 26505

County Assessor

Phone
304-291-7279

Treasurer

Phone
304-291-7244

Elections

Appraiser
304-291-7238

Vital

Appraiser
304-291-7234