Wake County
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Wake County Criminal & Court Records

Superior-District Court

Address
PO Box 351 316 Fayetteville St Mall Raleigh, NC 27602
Phone
919-792-4000
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
Restricted Records
Juvenile, judicial waivers, involuntary commitments are confidential. No sealed cases, juvenile, mental or expunged records released.
General Note
Search civil and criminal court calendars at www1.aoc.state.nc.us/www/calendars.html. Civil Div on 11th Fl; criminal on 1st.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 5/82, prior on books and cards from 1968

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

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Wake County Court Recorder Offices

Register of Deeds

Address
Wake County PO Box 1897 Raleigh, NC 27602
Phone
919-856-5460
Fax
919-856-5467
Hours
8:30AM-5:15PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1885.

Courier Offices

Address
421 Fayetteville St #300 One Bank of America Plaza Raleigh, NC 27601

County Assessor

Phone
919-856-5400

Treasurer

Phone
919-856-6600

Vital

Appraiser
919-733-3526