Porter Indiana
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Porter County Criminal & Court Records

Superior Court

Address
3560 Willow Creek Dr Portage, IN 46368
Phone
219-759-8217
Fax
n/a
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No juvenile, mental, adoption or sealed records released
General Note
Online access may be available later this year. Probate at this location, but not part of this court.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1991; prior records on manual index

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Circuit Court

Address
County Clerk, Courthouse 16 E Lincolnway Valparaiso, IN 46383-5659
Phone
219-465-3450
Fax
n/a
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, mental, adoption or sealed released
General Note
Eviction and small claims are in Rm 211, 219-465-3413. There is also an office in Portage.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records on computer index since 1990. Circuit Court criminal records kept from 1877, Superior Court from 1895

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Porter County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Porter County 155 Indiana Ave, #210 Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone
219-465-3465
Fax
219-465-3830
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on computer back to 1992.

County Assessor

Phone
219-465-3460

Treasurer

Phone
219-465-3470