Washington County Court Records Search

See Washington County, FL 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.

List of Washington County Courts

Washington County Circuit Jdg 1293 Jackson Avenue Chipley FL 32428 850-638-6255

Washington County Court 1293 Jackson Avenue Chipley FL 32428 850-638-6396

Find Washington County Court Records

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

Washington County Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in Washington County, FL 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 Washington County Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

Washington County Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Florida State level in Washington 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. Florida Civil Courts have records on Washington County adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Washington 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 Washington County

Washington 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 Washington County subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Washington County Court.

Contact Washington 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 Washington County, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Washington County Court, or Florida State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.