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Utah Court Records Explained
Justice Courts are established by counties and municipalities and have the authority to deal with class B and C misdemeanors, violations of ordinances, small claims, and infractions committed within their territorial jurisdiction. Justice Court jurisdictions are determined by the boundaries of local government entities such as cities or counties, which hire the judges. Click here to learn more about Utah Justice Courts.
The District Court is the state trial court of general jurisdiction. There are 71 full-time district judges serving in the state's eight judicial districts. The District Court has original jurisdiction to try all civil cases, all criminal felonies and class A misdemeanors. District Courts also handles all domestic relations cases, such as divorces, child custody and support, adoption, and probate. This Court serves as an appellate court to review informal adjudicative proceedings from administrative agencies. In addition, state tax liens are filed in the District Courts.
FactFinders can research court records in Utah going back to approx 1988 in district courts and approximately 1995 in most justice courts. We are capable of doing single county criminal searches or statewide covering all 29 counties. Our normal turnaround time is 24 to 48 hours. We can provide court docket reports for all cases found and retrieval of other documents can be provided.
Civil cases filed in Utah courts are seldom indexed using identifiers such as date of birth or social security number. Some civil cases do provide address information for the parties, which can help to narrow search results. Therefore, when ordering a civil search it is helpful to provide us with as much information on your subject as possible, including address history, middle names, etc.
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