Buffalo County Court Records Search (South Dakota)

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Buffalo County Child Support Warrants https://dss.sd.gov/childsupport/ View Buffalo County, South Dakota child support warrants list, including names, photos and last known addresses.

Buffalo County Court Records https://ujspars.sd.gov/GuestSearch.aspx Find Buffalo County, South Dakota court records by date, time, case number, and parties.

Buffalo County Criminal Records https://ujspars.sd.gov/ Find Buffalo County, South Dakota criminal records by name, DOB, and address.

Buffalo County Probate Records https://atg.sd.gov/victim/seniors/probate.aspx Find Buffalo County, South Dakota probate records by name, estate number, case number and party type.

Buffalo County Sheriff's Office Website http://www.gannvalley.com/BuffaloCounty/Sheriff.html View Buffalo County Sheriff's Office webpage, including location, contact information, and links to other law enforcement agencies.

Find Buffalo County Court Records

Buffalo County Court Records are public records, documents, files, and transcripts associated with court cases and court dockets available in Buffalo County, South Dakota. Courts in Buffalo County maintain records on everything that occurs during the legal process for future reference, including appeals. Court Records are typically maintained by the courts that produce the records. These courts may exist at the Federal, South Dakota State, Buffalo County, and local levels.

Learn about Court Records, including:
  • Where to get free Buffalo County Court Records online
  • What types of Court Records are available
  • How to perform court case lookups and records searches
  • Where to access case information for criminal cases
  • What civil case files are public information
Search Public Court Records in Buffalo County, SD

There are many types of Buffalo County Court Records, including case records, case numbers, summonses, warrants, writs, subpoenas, indictments, injunctions, foreclosures, and jury lists. Trial records and transcripts detail cases heard by the Buffalo County Court, including witnesses, testimony, rulings, and sentencing.

Where to get Buffalo County Court Records

Multiple courts maintain public records. Buffalo County Criminal courts have records for criminal misdemeanors and felonies, including murder, assault, sex crimes, and property crimes. Buffalo County Civil Courts maintain records on contract violations, negligent acts, and violations of constitutional rights. Other courts may keep records on probate cases, estate disputes, divorce decrees, bankruptcies, and adoptions. The Buffalo County Clerk's Office, Circuit Courts, District Courts, South Dakota Supreme Court and other courts of the Judicial Branch also provide access to these records.

Public Records Information

Court Records are public access documents that contain information on many types of South Dakota court cases, including criminal convictions, monetary damages, eviction actions, Buffalo County Traffic Court violations, and other legal violations. They also provide information on defendants and plaintiffs, lawyers, and Buffalo County judges. These records often include arrest records, warrant search orders, judgments, appeals, and sentences.

Court Records may also contain information about legal actions involving South Dakota corporations, non-profit organizations, government agencies, and schools. Lawsuits, violations, and settlement information may be included in public records.

Buffalo County, South Dakota Criminal Background Checks

Searching Court Records is typically part of a Buffalo County background check. Many companies and individuals use background checks to screen for someone's criminal history, and Court Records are a valuable resource for learning about an individual's charges, convictions, and sentences. Employers, landlords, and law enforcement officers in Buffalo County, SD all use Court Records to learn about an individual's legal history.