What is this website?
It is a search engine for cases filed in the municipal, district, superior, and appellate courts of the state of
Washington. The search results can point you to the official or complete court record.
How can I obtain the complete court record?
You can contact the court in which the case was filed to view the court record or to order copies of
How can I contact the court?
for a court directory with information on how to contact every court in the state.
Can I find the outcome of a case on this website?
No. You must consult the local or appeals court record.
How do I verify the information contained in search results?
You must consult the court record to verify all information.
Can I use the search results to find out someone’s criminal record?
No. The Washington State Patrol (WSP) maintains state criminal history record information. Click
here to order criminal history information.
Where does the information come from?
Clerks at the municipal, district, superior, and appellate courts across the state enter information on
the cases filed in their courts. The search engine will update approximately twenty-four hours from the time the clerks enter the information. This website is maintained by the Administrative Office of the Court for
the State of Washington.
Do the government agencies that provide the information for this site and maintain this site:
- Guarantee that the information is accurate or complete?
- Guarantee that the information is in its most current form?
- Guarantee the identity of any person whose name appears on these pages?
Assume any liability resulting from the release or use of the information?