Roanoke Virginia
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Roanoke County Criminal & Court Records

23rd Circuit Court

Address
PO Box 1126 305 E Main St Salem, VA 24153-1126
Phone
540-387-6205
Fax
540-387-6145
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $4,500, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, sealed records released
Civil Note
Search free by name or case number at www.courts.state.va.us/. Results show address of subject and the day and month of birth, but not year.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1986, on index books from 1838 to 1986, prior records to Botetourt County

Record Retrieval Methods

Online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

23rd General District Court

Address
PO Box 997 Salem, VA 24153
Phone
540-387-6168
Fax
540-387-6066
Hours
8:15AM-4:15PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed records released
Civil Note
Search free by name or case number at www.courts.state.va.us/. Results show address of subject and the day and month of birth, but not year. Also search via LOPAS; call 804-786-5511 to apply.
General Note
The court provides no means to do a name search of the criminal docket other than online.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, written request for staff to research; also helpful: SSN

Years Available

Computerized records the past 10 years, on index cards from 1980. Prior at Circuit Court or Archives.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search, written request for staff to research.

Click here to run on-site court house search

Roanoke County Court Recorder Offices

Clerk of Circuit Court

Address
Roanoke County PO Box 1126 Salem, VA 24153-1126
Phone
540-387-6205
Fax
540-387-6145
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include computer, books. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1968.

Courier Offices

Address
305 S Main St

County Assessor

Phone
540-772-2046

Elections

Appraiser
540-772-7500