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Johnston County, NC Public Records

Johnston County, North Carolina, is named after Gabriel Johnston, the royal governor of North Carolina, in 1746 when the county was founded. Johnston County public records are available upon request from various offices per North Carolina State Laws. Record seekers may obtain vital records from the County Register of Deeds Office. The office is the official custodian of birth, marriage, and death records. Any public requester may obtain an uncertified copy of the records. Certified copies are reserved for eligible requesters only. Record seekers may request certified and uncertified copies of these records online by completing the corresponding application process. Alternatively, record seekers may send the request via postage. Johnston County divorce records are available from the Johnston County Clerk of Courts. Record seekers may use the public terminals at the physical location. The North Carolina Public Health Department also holds vital records at the state level. Record seekers may contact or visit the department's location to inquire about obtaining vital records. Johnston County property records are available from the Register of Deeds Office's online land records search. Record seekers may use criteria such as name, recording date, and document number. Alternatively, record seekers may use the County Tax, Property, and Maps portal to search property records by owner name, address, or parcel number.

Courts in Johnston County

Court Records in Johnston County, North Carolina

Johnston County court records are available from the Johnston County Clerk of Courts. Records seekers may use the public terminals at the office to view court records for the county. The terminals use criteria such as defendant name, case number, victim name, or witness name. Record seekers may contact or visit the office to inquire about obtaining copies of the case records. Alternatively, record seekers may use the case search portal provided by the North Carolina Judicial Brand website. The portal allows individuals to find court records by the court date, hearing number, citation number, business name, party number, or courtroom.

Court Name:
207 E. Johnston St.

Jails and Prisons in Johnston County

Find Inmate Search and Jail Records in Johnston County, North Carolina

Johnston County inmate records are for those incarcerated at the Johnston County Jail. It is a well-known correctional institute in the county. The Johnston County Sheriff's Office keeps records of the facility and manages its activities through its Jail Division. Therefore, record seekers can use the inmate search function on the sheriff's website to obtain inmate information. Each inmate profile provides details such as the date of arrest, description of charges, a mugshot, age, and other identifying details. Johnston County has four jails and prisons, with one jail and prison per 197 square miles.

Jails and Prisons Name:
127 South Second Street

Police Departments and Sheriff Offices in Johnston County

Arrest Records in Johnston County, North Carolina

Johnston County arrest records are available through the County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's website has an arrest record search function that record seekers can use to find the documents using names or arrest dates. The records may provide a mug shot, depending on the arresting agency. However, basic information such as the name of the offender, booking agency, and bond details are available in the document. Johnston County has 16 police departments, with one police department per 149 square miles. The county has a crime rate of 2.60 per 1,000 residents.

Police Departments Name:
120 South Third Street

Popular Cities in Johnston

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