Preston West Virginia
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Preston County Criminal & Court Records

Magistrate Court

Address
101 W Main St #201 Kingwood, WV 26537
Phone
304-329-2764
Fax
304-329-0855
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $5,000, Eviction, Small Claims
General Note
Physical address is 101 W Main St.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records go back to 1977; computerized records since 1987

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

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Circuit Court

Address
101 W Main St, Rm 301 Kingwood, WV 26537
Phone
304-329-0047
Fax
304-329-1417
Hours
9AM-5PM M-F
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil Actions over $5,000, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, adoption, domestic, mental hygiene records released
General Note
Probate is handled by County Clerk, 106 W Main St, Rm 103, Kingwood, WV 26537.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal docket on books from 1869 to 1979, records on computer since 1979

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Preston County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Preston County 106 W Main St, #103 Kingwood, WV 26537
Phone
304-329-0070
Fax
304-329-0198
Hours
9AM-5PM (Monday open until 7PM)
Record Avalilability
Pre-2001 indices to search include deeds, liens. Now all in one. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 01/2001.

Courier Offices

Address
106 W Main St, #103 Kingwood, WV 26537

County Assessor

Phone
304-329-1220

Treasurer

Phone
304-329-0105

Treasurer

Appraiser
304-329-1220

Elections

Appraiser
304-329-0070

Vital

Appraiser
304-329-0070