Wilkes County Court Records Search

See Wilkes County, GA 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 Wilkes County Courts

Tignall Municipal Court 124 South Hulin Avenue Tignall GA 30668 706-285-2551

Washington Magistrate Court 23 East Court Street Washington GA 30673 706-678-1881

Washington Municipal Court 118 Spring Street Washington GA 30673 706-678-3244

Washington Superior Court 23 East Court Street Washington GA 30673 706-678-2423

Find Wilkes County Court Records

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

Wilkes County Criminal Records

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

Wilkes County Civil Court Records

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

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

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