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Bellingham Municipal Court

Address
2014 C St Bellingham, WA 98225-4019
Phone
360-778-8150
Fax
360-778-8151
Hours
9AM-N, 1-4PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor
General Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.

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District Court

Address
311 Grand Ave, #401 Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone
360-676-6770
Fax
360-676-7685
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $75,001, Small Claims
Restricted Records
No sealed, juvenile, adoption, paternity, mental health, sex offenders (victims) or some DUI records released
Civil Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.

Criminal Records

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer 10 years back, archived since 1984

Record Retrieval Methods

Fax, mail, online, in person

Civil Records

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name, years to search; also helpful: address

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Blaine Municipal Court

Address
344 H St Blaine, WA 98230-4109
Phone
360-332-8311
Fax
360-332-8330
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor
General Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.

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Drug Court

Address
311 Grand Ave Bellingham, WA 98225-4038
Phone
360-676-6754
Fax
360-676-7634
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor
General Note
In the District court Complex. Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.

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Superior Court

Address
311 Grand Ave #301 Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone
360-676-6777
Fax
360-676-6693
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil, Eviction, Probate
Restricted Records
No sealed, juvenile, adoption, paternity, mental health, sex offenders (victims)
Civil Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.

Criminal Records

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 1980, archives back to 1800s, microfilm

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, fax, mail, online, in person

Civil Records

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name, years to search; also helpful: address

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Everson-Nooksack Municipal Court

Address
PO Box 315 111 W Main St Everson, WA 98247-0315
Phone
360-966-3411
Fax
360-966-3466
Hours
9AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor
General Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.

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Ferndale Municipal Court

Address
PO Box 291 2095 Main St, City Hall Ferndale, WA 98248-0291
Phone
360-384-2827
Fax
360-383-0938
Hours
9AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Traffic
General Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.

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Lummi Tribal Court

Address
2616 Kwina Rd Bellingham, WA 98226-9291
Phone
360-384-2305
Fax
360-312-1734
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil
General Note
Class B felony cases have been tried here since 11/2009. Other felony actions are sent to the federal court. The records from this court are not on the JIS state system.

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Records available from 1970

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, mail

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Lynden Municipal Court

Address
300 4th Street Lynden, WA 98264-1918
Phone
360-354-4270
Fax
360-318-0301
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Gross Misdemeanors
General Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.

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Nooksack Tribal Court

Address
PO Box 157 5016 Deming Rd Deming, WA 98244
Phone
360-592-4158
Fax
360-592-9602
Hours
8:30AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $3,000, Eviction (Tribal Housing)
General Note
Felony actions are sent to the federal court. The records from this court are not on the JIS state system.

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Sumas Municipal Court

Address
PO Box 9 433 Cherry St Sumas, WA 98295-0009
Phone
360-988-5711
Fax
360-988-8855
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor
General Note
Index online from JIS-Link; see www.courts.wa.gov/jislink/ (also, see state introduction for subscription service.). Also, search name index back to 1989 and calendars free at http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm.

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Whatcom County Court Recorder Offices

County Auditor

Address
Whatcom County 311 Grand Ave, #103 Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone
360-676-6740
Fax
360-738-4556
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PA
Record Avalilability
All in one. Marriage records here, other vital records are not. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1988.

Courier Offices

Address
311 Grand Ave, #103 Bellingham, WA 98225

County Assessor

Phone
360-676-6790

Treasurer

Phone
360-676-6774

Treasurer

Appraiser
360-676-6790

Elections

Appraiser
360-676-6742