Sussex County Court Records Search

See Sussex County DE courts and search free public court records. Courts are legal institutions which resolve disputes between parties and rule on legal cases related to civil, criminal, and administrative matters.


Bethany Beach Alderman Court 214 Garfield Parkway Bethany Beach DE 19930 302-539-8011


Dewey Beach Alderman Court 105 Rodney Avenue Dewey Beach DE 19971 302-227-6630

Fenwick Island Alderman Court 800 Ocean Hwy Fenwick Island DE 19944 302-539-8934

Frankford Justice Court 9 Main Street Frankford DE 19945 302-732-9580

Georgetown DUI Court 5 East Pine Street Georgetown DE 19947

Georgetown Justice Court 23730 Shortly Road Georgetown DE 19947 302-856-1445

Laurel Alderman Court 201 Mechanic Street Laurel DE 19956 302-875-2855

Rehoboth Beach Alderman Court 229 Rehoboth Avenue Rehoboth Beach DE 19971 302-227-7917

Rehoboth Justice Court 35252 Hudson Way Rehoboth Beach DE 19971 645-616-3302

Seaford Justice Court 408 East Stein Highway Seaford DE 19973 302-628-2036

Sussex County Court 1 The Circle Georgetown DE 19947 302-856-5333

Find Sussex County Court Records

Sussex County Courts maintain records on all legal actions taken in Sussex County, DE, which can include court cases, legal filings, and court docket information. These public records are open and available upon request in Sussex County. In order to locate the correct court record, you will need to know which Sussex County Court heard the case. Legal actions are divided between Sussex County Criminal Courts and Sussex County Civil Courts.

Sussex County Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in Sussex County, DE maintain records on felony and misdemeanor cases, including homicides, sexual assaults, DUIs, property crimes, drug charges, and other criminal charges. These criminal records often include Sussex County Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

Sussex County Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Delaware State level in Sussex County contain public records on legal actions that are not criminal in nature, including traffic accident reports, divorce proceedings, nonpayment claims following business transactions, consumer complaints, and product liability claims. Delaware Civil Courts have records on Sussex County adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Sussex County Tax Court records. Some of these records may be sealed or partially redacted due to the sensitive information they contain.

Federal Civil Court Records in Sussex County

Sussex County Federal Civil Courts have records on business and personal bankruptcy cases, civil rights abuses, disputes among banks and financial institutions, interstate commerce claims, and any issue involving Federal government agencies. You can also obtain court records on Sussex County subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Sussex County Court.

Contact Sussex County Courts

Once you have identified the court holding the documents you need, you can contact that court directly for court records. For Federal Courts in Sussex County, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Sussex County Court, or Delaware State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.