Public Records FAQ

What is a public record?

How do I obtain copies of filed court documents?

How do I obtain copies of a birth, death, marriage, or divorce certificate?

Can I request a copy of records regarding my criminal history?

What public information is exempt from disclosure?

Must the County create a document when responding to a specific request for public disclosure?

Are public records requests confidential?

How are the five business days calculated when responding to a public records request?

Can the County utilize an installment methodology to respond