Wood West Virginia
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Wood West Virginia court records and public records

Wood County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit Court

Address
Wood County Judicial, #2 Government Sq Parkersburg, WV 26101-5353
Phone
304-424-1700
Fax
304-424-1804
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Civil Actions over $5,000, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, domestic, adoption, mental hygiene, guardianship records released
General Note
Probate is handled by County Clerk, PO Box 1474, Parkersburg, WV 26102.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1979; prior records on index back to 1885

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Magistrate Court

Address
208 Avery St Parkersburg, WV 26101
Phone
304-422-3444
Fax
n/a
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $5,000, Eviction, Small Claims

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records go back 10 years

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, DOB, SSN, years to search.

Click here to run on-site court house search

Wood County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk

Address
Wood County PO Box 1474 Parkersburg, WV 26102-1474
Phone
304-424-1850
Fax
304-424-1864
Hours
8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include deed, lien, UCC, births, deaths, wills & appraisement, marriage, military discharge. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 7/1/88.

Courier Offices

Address
1 Court Sq, #201 Parkersburg, WV 26101

County Assessor

Phone
304-424-1875

Treasurer

Phone
304-424-1910

Treasurer

Appraiser
304-424-1875

Elections

Appraiser
304-424-1860

Vital

Appraiser
304-424-1844 or 424-1845