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Muskingum County Criminal & Court Records

Zanesville Municipal Court

Address
PO Box 566 332 South St Zanesville, OH 43702
Phone
740-454-3269
Fax
740-455-0739
Hours
9:30AM-4:30PM M,T,W,F; 9:30AM-N TH
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $15,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Civil Note
Online access free at http://74.219.84.227/searchMC.shtml

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1993

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, fax, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

Click here to run on-site court house search

County Court

Address
27 N 5th St Zanesville, OH 43701
Phone
740-455-7138
Fax
740-455-7157
Hours
8AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $15,000, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No expunged records released
Civil Note
Access to county court records is free at www.muskingumcountycourt.org/sear.html.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records in books from 1958; on computer back to 1995

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

Click here to run on-site court house search

Common Pleas Court

Address
401 Main St Zanesville, OH 43701
Phone
740-455-7104
Fax
740-455-8245
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions, Probate
Restricted Records
No grand jury records released
Civil Note
Online access to court records is available at http://clerkofcourts.muskingumcounty.org/PA/. Records indexed back to 1994.
General Note
As of 1/1/2001, there is no dollar limit on civil actions; prior, the civil action minimum was $15,000. Probate court is a separate court at the same address. Ask court's permission before faxing to court.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal docket on books to 1960, original files back to 1800s

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

Click here to run on-site court house search

Muskingum County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Muskingum County PO Box 2333 Zanesville, OH 43702-2333
Phone
740-455-7107
Fax
740-455-7943
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1976 for mortgages, 1977 for deeds and 1975 for liens and misc.

Courier Offices

Address
401 Main St Courthouse

County Assessor

Phone
740-455-7109

Treasurer

Phone
740-455-7118

Treasurer

Appraiser
740-455-7109

Elections

Appraiser
740-455-7120