Ulster New York
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Ulster County Criminal & Court Records

Kingston City Court

Address
One Garraghan Dr Kingston, NY 12401
Phone
845-338-2974
Fax
845-338-1443
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM; Doors close 3:45
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $15,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed or youthful offender records released
Civil Note
WebCivil Local at http://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/webcivil/ecourtsMain contains information on both active and disposed Civil Court cases. Search by index number, party name, attorney/firm name or judge. No fee.
General Note
Generally, they will not search beyond 25 years back.

Criminal Records

Required Information

Name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1995. Overall records go back to 1983.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

County Clerk

Address
PO Box 1800 244 Fair St Kingston, NY 12401
Phone
845-340-3288 (Clerk); 845-340-3000 (Switchboard)
Fax
845-340-3299
Hours
9AM-4:45PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil
Restricted Records
No sealed, expunged, adoption, sex offense, juvenile or mental health records released
Civil Note
Access to current Supreme court cases is at http://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/webcivil/ecourtsMain.
General Note
Countywide search requests made to the County Clerk are processed in the manner described below.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1987, in books from 1920s, prior archived

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Supreme & County Court

Address
285 Wall St Kingston, NY 12401
Phone
845-340-3377
Fax
845-340-3387
Hours
9AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil
Restricted Records
No sealed, expunged, adoption, sex offense, juvenile or mental health records released
Civil Note
Access to current/pending WebCivil Supreme Court civil cases is at http://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/webcivil/FCASMain.
General Note
This court does not hold closed case records. See separate County Clerk entry for Supreme civil records. Access to current/pending Supreme Court civil at http://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/webcivil/FCASMain. Criminal online via state OCA statewide system.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1987, in books from 1920s, prior archived

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Ulster County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Ulster County PO Box 1800 Kingston, NY 12402-0800
Phone
845-340-3288
Fax
845-340-3299
Hours
9AM-4:45PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1984.

Courier Offices

Address
240-244 Fair St County Office Bldg Kingston, NY 12401

County Assessor

Phone
845-340-3490

Treasurer

Phone
845-340-3431

Elections

Appraiser
845-340-5470