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Sumter County Criminal & Court Records

Mayesville Magistrate Court

Address
PO Box 236 Town Hall Mayesville, SC 29104
Phone
803-436-2280
Hours
3rd Thur Eve
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $7,500, Eviction, Small Claims
General Note
Hours may change. Access courts records free at www.sumtercountysc.org/publicindex/. The phone number here is for the main magistrate court; ask for Judge Gibson.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Civil Records

Required Information

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Circuit Court

Address
141 N Main Sumter, SC 29150
Phone
803-436-2227
Fax
803-436-2223
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil Actions over $7,500
Restricted Records
No adoption, juvenile, sealed or expunged records released
Civil Note
Civil record index is at www.sumtercountysc.org/publicindex/. Online records may have incorrect/missing IDs, wrong charge codes, and be missing cases, sentence details, probation updates/violations.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records in books

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

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Sumter Magistrate Court

Address
115 N Harvin St PO Box 1428 Sumter, SC 29151
Phone
803-436-2280
Fax
803-436-2789
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $7,500, Eviction, Small Claims
General Note
Access courts records free at www.sumtercountysc.org/publicindex/ or http://www.sumtercountysc.org/CourtDocketsum/. This court also holds traffic, preliminary hearings, warrants and bond records.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name

Years Available

Record Retrieval Methods

Civil Records

Required Information

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Sumter County Court Recorder Offices

Register of Deeds

Address
Sumter County 141 N Main St, Rm 202 Sumter, SC 29150
Phone
803-436-2177
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1980.

Courier Offices

Address
141 N Main St, Rm 202 Courthouse Sumter, SC 29150

County Assessor

Phone
803-436-2115

Treasurer

Phone
803-436-2213

Treasurer

Appraiser
803-436-2136

Elections

Appraiser
803-436-2310