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OHIO STATE INFORMATION HOT LINE:
(614) 466-3910
OHIO STATE WEB SITE:

www.state.oh.us
Criminal Records
Ohio Bureau of Investigation
Identification Division
PO Box 365
London OH 43140

(614) 466-8204
(614) 852-4453 (fax)

Incarcerations - Current and Former
Driving Records
Department of Public Safety
Bureau of Motor Vehicles
1970 W. Broad St.
Columbus OH 43223-1102

(614) 752-7600

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1970 W. Broad St.
Columbus OH 43223-1102

(614) 752-7671
(614) 752-8929 (fax)

Vital Statistics
(birth, death, divorce, marriage) Ohio Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics PO Box 15098 Columbus OH 43215-0098
(614) 466-2531
(614) 466-6604

Business/Corporate Records
Secretary of State Certification Desk 30 E. Broad St. Columbus OH 43266
(614) 466-3910
(614) 466-2892

www.state.oh.us/sos/business_services_information.htm
Workers Compensation Information
Bureau of Workers Compensation Customer Assistance 30 W. Spring St., 10th Floor Columbus OH 43215
(800) 644-6292
(614) 752-4732 (fax)
www.ohiobwc.com
UCCs [tax liens available only at county levell]
Secretary of State UCC Division 30 E. Broad St. Columbus OH 43215
(614) 466-3623
(614) 466-2892 (fax)


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Adams County 110 W. Main St. West Union, OH 45693
(513) 544-2368
Allen County
P.O. Box 1243 Lima, OH 45802
(419) 228-3700
Ashland County 142 W. 2nd St. Ashland, OH 44805
(419) 289-0000 ONLINE: Ashland County Property


Ashtabula County 25 W. Jefferson St. Jefferson, OH 44047-1027
(216) 576-9090
ONLINE: Auditor (Tel: 440-576-3783)

http://216.28.192.48/ashtabula208/LandRover.asp

Athens County
Court & Washington Sts.

P.O. Box 290 Athens, OH 45701-0290
(614) 592-3242
Auglaize County Courthouse
P.O. Box 409
Wapakoneta, OH 45895

(419) 738-7896
ONLINE: Auditor (Tel: 419-738-2511)

http://auglaizeauditor.ddti.net/byattributes.asp
Belmont County 101 W. Main St. Saint Clairsville, OH 43950-1225
(614) 695-2121
Brown County Courthouse Danny L. Pride Building
Room 100 101 S. Main St. Georgetown, OH 45121
(513) 378-3100
Butler County Attn: Records 210 S. 2nd St. Hamilton, OH 45011
(513) 887-3000 ONLINE: Butler County Probate

Butler County Probate, Guardianship - Click on Estate Lookup
www.butlercountyprobatecourt.org
Butler County Voters Records
www.butlercountyohio.org/elections/main.cfm
Butler County Court Records
www.butlercountyclerk.org/
Carroll County
P.O. Box 516 Carrollton, OH 44615-1494
(330) 627-4545
Champaign County 200 N. Main Urbana, OH 43078
(513) 653-2746
Clark County P.O. Box 1008 Springfield, OH 45501
(513) 328-2458 ONLINE: Municipal Court
www.clerkofcourts.municipal.co.clark.oh.us
Clermont County 270 Main St. Batavia, OH 45103
(513) 732-7140 Online: Clermont County Property Records
http://clermont.akanda.com
Clinton County 46 S. South St. Wilmington, OH 45177
(513) 382-2316
Columbiana County 105 S. Market St. Lisbon, OH 44432
(330) 424-9511
Coshocton County 318 Main St. Coshocton, OH 43812-1595
(614) 622-1456 ONLINE: Civil & Criminal Municipal Court Records
www.coshoctonmunicipalcourt.com
Crawford County
P.O. Box 470 Bucyrus, OH 44820-0470
(419) 562-2766
Cuyahoga County 1200 Ontario St. Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 443-7950
ONLINE: Recorder (Tel: 216-443-7314)

http://198.30.212.18/general.cfm
Probate, Marriage
http://198.30.212.11/pa.urd/pamw6500.display
Darke County 4th & Broadway Greenville, OH 45331
(513) 547-7335 ONLINE: Darke County Property Records
www.darkecountyrealestate.org
Defiance County
P.O. Box 716 Defiance, OH 43512
(419) 782-1936
Delaware County 91 N. Sandusky St. Delaware, OH 43015
(614) 368-1850 ONLINE: Delaware County Recorder -www.co.delaware.oh.us Delaware County Auditor
www.delawarecountyauditor.org/delaware208/LandRover.asp
Erie County 323 Columbus Ave. Sandusky, OH 44870-2602
(419) 627-7705
Fairfield County
P.O. Box 370
Lancaster, OH 43130

(614) 687-7030
ONLINE: Auditor (Tel: 740-687-7027)

http://realestate.co.fairfield.oh.us/
Fayette County 110 E. Court St. Washington Court House, OH 43160-1355
(614) 335-6371
Franklin County 373 S. High St., 22nd Floor Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 462-3894 ONLINE: Franklin County Civil, Criminal & Traffic

www.fcmcclerk.com/pa/pa.htm
Fulton County 210 S. Fulton St. Wauseon, OH 43567
(419) 337-9230
Gallia County 18 Locust St., Room 1290 Gallipolis, OH 45631
(614) 446-4612 ONLINE: Gallia County Property rRcords
http://galliaauditor.ddti.net
Geauga County 231 Main St. Chardon, OH 44024-1299
(216) 285-2222
Greene County
P.O. Box 100 Xenia, OH 45385
(513) 376-5000 ONLINE: Property
www.co.greene.oh.us/gismapserver.htm
Common Pleas Court Dockets
http://198.30.12.229/pa/pa.htm
Guernsey County 801 Wheeling Ave. Cambridge, OH 43725
(614) 432-9230
Hamilton County 138 E. Court St., Rm. 205 Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 632-6500
ONLINE:
Common Pleas & Municipal Courts -www.courtclerk.org/case.htm
(civil and criminal cases)

Hancock County 300 S. Main St. Findlay, OH 45840
(419) 424-7037
Hardin County 1 Courthouse Square, Suite 210 Kenton, OH 43326-9700
(419) 674-2230

Harrison County 100 W. Market St. Cadiz, OH 43907
(614) 942-8863
Henry County
P.O. Box 71 Napoleon, OH 43545
(419) 592-5886
Highland County Courthouse
P.O. Box 821 Hillsboro, OH 45133-1055
(513) 393-9957
Hocking County
P.O. Box 108 Logan, OH 43138-0108
(614) 385-2616
Holmes County
P.O. Box 213 Millersburg, OH 44654
(330) 674-5916
Huron County 2 E. Main Norwalk, OH 44857
(419) 668-5113
Jackson County 226 Main St. Jackson, OH 45640
(614) 286-2006
Jefferson County 301 Market St. Steubenville, OH 43952-2149
(614) 283-8566
Knox County 111 E. High St. Mount Vernon, OH 43050
(614) 393-6755 ONLINE: Knox County Property Records

www.knoxcountyauditor.org/knox208/LandRover.asp
Lake County
P.O. Box 490 Painesville, OH 44077
(216) 350-2657 ONLINE: Common Pleas Court
http://web2.lakecountyohio.org/clerk/mainpg.htm
Property, Auditor (Click on "by attribute")
www.lake.iviewauditor.com
Recorder, Grantor/Grantee
http://web2.lakecountyohio.org/recorders/search/index.asp
Lawrence County
P.O. Box 208 Ironton, OH 45638-0208
(614) 533-4355
Licking County 20 S. 2nd St. Newark, OH 43055
(614) 349-6000

Logan County 101 S. Main, 2nd Floor Bellefontaine, OH 43311-2097
(513) 599-7275
ONLINE: Auditor (Tel: 937-599-7209)

http://www2.co.logan.oh.us/logan208/LandRover.asp
Lorain County
P.O. Box 749 Elyria, OH 44035
(216) 329-5536 ONLINE: Lorain County Common Pleas
www.loraincountycpcourt.org
Lorain County Property Records
www.loraincountyauditor.org/lorain208/LandRover.asp
Municipal Court Records
www.vermilionmunicipalcourt.org
Recorder
www.loraincounty.com/recorder/register
Lucas County 700 Adams St. Toledo, OH 43624
(419) 213-4483 ONLINE: Lucas County Property Records
www.co.lucas.oh.us/Areis/areismain.asp
Madison County 1 N. Main, Room 204 London, OH 43140
(614) 852-0756 ONLINE: Madison County Property Records
www.co.madison.oh.us/auditor/
Mahoning County 120 Market St. Youngstown, OH 44503
(330) 740-2104 ONLINE: Mahoning County Property
www.mahoningcountyauditor.org/maho208/LandRover.asp
Marion County 100 N. Main St. Marion, OH 43302
(614) 387-5871 ONLINE: Property
www.co.marion.oh.us/auditor
Medina County 144 N. Broadway Medina, OH 44256
(330) 725-9782
ONLINE:
Medina Municipal Court -www.medinamunicipalcourt.org
Recorder, Grantor/Grantee (Use "View" as username)

www.recorder.co.medina.oh.us/indexes.htm
Meigs County Second St. Pomeroy, OH 45769
(614) 992-2279
Mercer County 101 N. Main St. Celina, OH 45822
(419) 586-4232 ONLINE: Property
www.mercercountyohio.org/auditor/RealEstate/ParcelSearch.htm
Miami County 201 W. Main St. Troy, OH 45373
(513) 332-6800
Monroe County
P.O. Box 142 Woodsfield, OH 43793
(614) 472-5264
Montgomery County
P.O. Box 972 Dayton, OH 45422
(513) 225-6366 ONLINE: Montgomery County Court Records
www.clerk.co.montgomery.oh.us/clerk/pro/index.cfm
Montgomery County Property Records
http://www.mctreas.org
Morgan County 19 E. Main St. McConnelsville, OH 43756
(614) 962-4752
Morrow County 48 E. High St.
Mount Gilead, OH 43338
(419) 947-2085
Muskingum County
P.O. Box 268 Zanesville, OH 43702
(614) 455-7104 ONLINE: Muskingum County Property
www.muskingumcountyauditor.org/realestate/LandRover.asp
Noble County 100 Courthouse Caldwell, OH 43724
(614) 732-5795
Ottawa County 315 Madison St., Room 304 Port Clinton, OH 43452
(419) 734-6755
Paulding County 115 N. Williams Paulding, OH 45879
(419) 399-8275

Perry County
P.O. Box 67 New Lexington, OH 43764
(614) 342-1022
Pickaway County County Courthouse 207 S. Court St. Circleville, OH 43113
(614) 474-3950
ONLINE: Auditor (Tel: 740-474-4766)


http://pickaway.iviewauditor.com/iViewW3/iViewW3.asp
Pike County 100 E. 2nd St. Waverly, OH 45690
(614) 947-2715
Portage County
P.O. Box 1035 Ravenna, OH 44266-1035
(330) 297-3644
Preble County 100 E. Main St.
Eaton, OH 45320
(513) 456-8160 ONLINE: Preble County Property Records
www.preblecountyauditor.org/preble208/LandRover.asp
Putnam County 245 E. Main St. Ottawa, OH 45875
(419) 523-3110
Richland County 50 Park Ave. E. Mansfield, OH 44902
(419) 774-5599
ONLINE: Richland County Property Records (Tel: 419-774-5507)


www.richlandcountyauditor.org
Ross County 2 N. Paint St. Chillicothe, OH 45601-3181
(614) 773-2330
Sandusky County 100 N. Park Ave. Fremont, OH 43420
(419) 334-6161
Scioto County 602 7th St., Room 205 Portsmouth, OH 45662
(614) 355-8226 ONLINE: County Court Dockets
www.sciotocountycpcourt.org
Seneca County 103 S. Washington St. Tiffin, OH 44883
(419) 447-0671
Shelby County
P.O. Box 809 Sidney, OH 45365
(513) 498-7221
Stark County 110 Central Plaza S Canton, OH 44702
(330) 438-0443 ONLINE: Court Records
www.starkcourt.org/docket/index.html
Summit County Ohio Building 175 S. Main St. Akron, OH 44308-1354
(330) 643-2712 ONLINE: Court Records
www.cpclerk.co.summit.oh.us/Disclaimer.asp?toPage=SelectDivision.asp
Trumbull County 160 High St. Warren, OH 44481
(330) 675-2557 ONLINE: Common Pleas Court
www.clerk.co.trumbull.oh.us/
Tuscarawas County
P.O. Box 628 New Philadelphia, OH 44663
(330) 364-8811
Union County
P.O. Box 605
Marysville, OH 43040

(513) 645-3006
ONLINE: Auditor (Tel: 937-645-3003)

http://www2.co.union.oh.us/
Van Wert County
P.O. Box 66 Van Wert, OH 45891
(419) 238-1022
Vinton County 301 W. High McArthur, OH 45651
(614) 596-5401
Warren County
P.O. Box 238 Lebanon, OH 45036
(513) 695-1120
Washington County 205 Putnam St. Marietta, OH 45750
(614) 373-6623 ONLINE: Property, Auditor
www.washingtoncountyauditor.org/washington208/LandRover.asp
Wayne County
P.O. Box 507 Wooster, OH 44691
(330) 287-5590
Williams County 1 Courthouse Square, 3rd Floor Bryan, OH 43506
(419) 636-1551
Wood County
P.O. Box 829 Bowling Green, OH 43402-0829
(419) 354-9280
Wyandot County 109 S. Sandusky Ave. Upper Sandusky, OH 43351
(419) 294-1432

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