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Fort Smith State District Court

Address
901 South B Street, #103 Fort Smith, AR 72901
Phone
479-784-2420
Fax
479-784-2438
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Traffic, Small Claims
Restricted Records
Sealed records and SSNs are restricted from public view.
Civil Note
Access court records free at www.districtcourtfortsmith.org/ and click on Online Records Search.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB.

Years Available

Records are computerized since 1993

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

full name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Circuit Court - Fort Smith

Address
901 South B St, #205 PO Box 1179 Fort Smith, AR 72902
Phone
479-782-1046
Fax
479-784-1580
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $5,000, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile records released
Civil Note
The index to civil records, domestic relations, and probate from 1988 forward is at http://www.sebastiancountyonline.com/. Only attorneys may view the dockets, they must secure password before access.
General Note
Records from Circuit Courts-Ft Smith & Greenwood Districts-on the same computer system, copies must be pulled from individual Districts. Closed files in this Circuit are maintained in Ft Smith & Greenwood. Probate records are handled by the County Clerk.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1988, on dockets from 1900

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

Central City District Court

Address
1101 Highway 255 Central City, AR 72941
Phone
479-452-6680
Fax
n/a
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Traffic, Small Claims

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Records are computerized since 1993

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

full name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Greenwood State District Court

Address
PO Box 925 Greenwood, AR 72936
Phone
479-996-6501
Fax
479-996-1175
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Traffic, Small Claims

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Records are computerized since 1993

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

full name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Barling-Greenwood State District Court

Address
PO Box 23039 Barling, AR 72923
Phone
479-452-1568
Fax
479-452-5568
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Traffic, Small Claims

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Records are computerized since 1993

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

full name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Circuit Court - Greenwood Division

Address
PO Box 310, County Courthouse 11 Town Sq, Rm 103 Greenwood, AR 72936
Phone
479-996-4175
Fax
479-996-6885
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $25,000, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile records released
Civil Note
The index to civil records, domestic relations, and probate from 1998 forward is at http://www.sebastiancountyonline.com/. Only attorneys may view the DOBs, they must secure password before access.
General Note
Record index from both Circuit Courts - Fort Smith and Greenwood Division - are on the same computer system, but copies of case files must be pulled from individual courts. The case limit on civil records was raised to $25,000 as of 01/01/2008.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: SSN

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 10/87, on dockets from 1900

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Sebastian County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk and Recorder

Address
Sebastian County (Fort Smith District) PO Box 1089 Fort Smith, AR 72902-1089
Phone
479-782-5065
Fax
479-784-1567
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1988.

Courier Offices

Address
35 S 6th St, Rm 102 Fort Smith, AR 72901

County Assessor

Phone
479-783-8948

Elections

Appraiser
479-782-5065

County Clerk

Address
Sebastian County (Southern District) PO Box 428 Greenwood, AR 72936
Phone
479-996-4195
Fax
479-996-4165
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Records indexed on computer back to 1984, on index books from 1983 to 1882.

Courier Offices

Address
301 E Center, Rm 104 Courthouse Greenwood, AR 72936

County Assessor

Phone
479-996-6591

Treasurer

Appraiser
479-996-7045

Elections

Appraiser
479-996-4195

Vital

Appraiser
479-996-4195 (marriages)