Socorro New Mexico
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Socorro County Criminal & Court Records

Magistrate Court

Address
102 Winkler St Socorro, NM 87801
Phone
575-835-2500
Fax
575-838-0428
Hours
8AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $10,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Civil Note
Case lookup from 1997 forward is free at www.nmcourts.gov.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, other names used; also helpful-DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1997; files destroyed 2 years after closure.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search, address, other names used

Click here to run on-site court house search

7th Judicial District Court

Address
PO Drawer 1129 Socorro, NM 87801
Phone
575-835-0050 x10
Fax
575-838-5217
Hours
8AM-4PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil, Contested Probate
Restricted Records
No sequestered records released
Civil Note
Case lookup from 1997 forward is free at www.nmcourts.gov.
General Note
This court is responsible for Socorro County and Catron County.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB; also helpful-SSN, signed release

Years Available

Criminal records on microfiche and hard copies from 1917; on computer back to 1997

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, online, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Socorro County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Socorro County PO Box I Socorro, NM 87801
Phone
575-835-3263
Fax
575-835-1043
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1989.

Courier Offices

Address
200 Church St Socorro, NM 87801

County Assessor

Phone
575-835-0714

Treasurer

Phone
575-835-1701

Treasurer

Appraiser
575-835-0714

Elections

Appraiser
575-835-0423

Vital

Appraiser
575-835-0423