Scott Mississippi
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Scott Mississippi court records and public records

Scott County Criminal & Court Records

Justice Court

Address
PO Box 371 100 Main St Forest, MS 39074
Phone
601-469-4555
Fax
601-469-5193
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $3,500, Eviction, Small Claims

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Records on computer back to 8/1997.

Record Retrieval Methods

Civil Records

Required Information

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Circuit Court

Address
PO Box 371 100 E 1st St, Courthouse Forest, MS 39074
Phone
601-469-3601
Fax
n/a
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil (usually over $3,500)
Restricted Records
No sealed, adoptions, mental health, juvenile, sex, or expunged records released
General Note
The court began computerization of records in 2002.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal docket on books since 1865

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Scott County Court Recorder Offices

Chancery Clerk

Address
Scott County PO Box 630 Forest, MS 39074
Phone
601-469-1922
Fax
601-469-5180
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include sectional books, direct, reverse. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1200.

Courier Offices

Address
100 Main St Courthouse Forest, MS 39074

County Assessor

Phone
601-469-4051

Treasurer

Appraiser
601-469-4051

Elections

Appraiser
601-469-3601