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Sparks Justice Court

Address
630 Greenbrae Dr Sparks, NV 89431
Phone
775-353-7600
Fax
775-352-3004
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $10,000, Eviction, Small Claims
General Note
The court charges additional fees to retrieve archived files. They will only disclose these fees when told which files are needed.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Full dockets of criminal records on computer last 10 years, 1990-1996 partially on computer, prior in books and on cards

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Wadsworth Justice Court

Address
PO Box 68 Wadsworth, NV 89442
Phone
775-575-4585
Fax
775-575-0253
Hours
8AM-5PM M-TH
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $10,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed records. PC sheets released.
General Note
Closed Fridays.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records go back to 1999.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Incline Village Justice Court

Address
865 Tahoe Blvd, #301 Incline Village, NV 89451
Phone
775-832-4100
Fax
775-832-4162
Hours
9AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $10,000, Eviction, Small Claims
General Note
The court records are not computerized for searching. Paper records must be searched in binders.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Full dockets of criminal records searchable for 6-7 years, docket sheets available from 1980 to present.

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Reno Justice Court

Address
PO Box 30083 Reno, NV 89520
Phone
775-325-6501
Fax
775-325-6510
Hours
8AM-4PM M,T, TH, F; 8AM-5PM W
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $10,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed records released.
General Note
Also hold records for Verdi Justice Court which closed 05/2005.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records archived from 1969, on docket books; computerized records since 1986

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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2nd Judicial District Court

Address
PO Box 30083 75 Court St, Rm 131 Reno, NV 89520
Phone
775-328-3110
Fax
775-325-6658
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Gross Misdemeanor, Civil Actions over $10,000, Probate
Restricted Records
No sealed or juvenile records released
Civil Note
CourtConnect online access is at the website. Case data in CourtConnect only limited to cases filed after 1/2000. From the home page, one can search for detailed case information, but the case number is needed.
General Note
From 1985 to 1999 need to do self search because computer crashed and cannot be recovered for those years. Family Court located at 1 S Sierra St.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1984, microfiche from 1983, archives from 1920

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, online, mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Washoe County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Washoe County PO Box 11130 Reno, NV 89520-0027
Phone
775-328-3661
Fax
775-325-8010
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1991.

Courier Offices

Address
1001 E 9th St Reno, NV 89512

County Assessor

Phone
775-328-2244

Treasurer

Phone
775-328-2510