New Castle County Criminal Records

Search free New Castle County DE crime records such as arrest records, warrant search, jail and prison records, inmate search, police records, sex offender registry, and court records.


New Castle County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality that can be accessed by the public. The Clerk's Office is an important source for crime records. Multiple court records can be obtained through the Clerk's Office, including case records for felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic infractions. Many Clerk's Offices provide online access to court records as well as online criminal history searches.

New Castle County Clerk Wilmington DE 800 North French Street 19801 302-395-7730


New Castle County Court

Courts maintain records on their cases and make these documents available to the public, including case records for felonies and misdemeanors, criminal violations, and traffic infractions. There are many types of courts, including municipal, district, superior, and appellate courts. You will need to know the court of record and have a name or the case number in order to locate a court case. Many courts also provide docket information for ongoing cases. Court records can often be requested online.

Claymont Justice Court Claymont DE 130 Hickman Road 19703

Middletown Justice Court Middletown DE 757 North Broad Street 19709 302-378-5221

New Castle County Court Wilmington DE 500 North King Street 19801 302-255-0900

New Castle Justice Court New Castle DE 61 Christiana Road 19720 302-323-4450

Newark Alderman Court Newark DE 220 South Main Street 19711 302-366-7028

Newport Alderman Court Wilmington DE 15 North Augustine Street 19804 302-998-2707

West Wilmington Justice Court Wilmington DE 210 Greenbank Road 19808

Wilmington Justice Court Wilmington DE 300 North Walnut Street 19801 302-577-7234


New Castle County District Attorney Office

District attorneys are charged with prosecuting crimes in court. The District Attorney's Office makes information on ongoing criminal cases and upcoming court dates available to the public. Most District Attorney's Offices provide online access to current and recent cases, excluding juvenile cases and cases sealed by the court. If you need information on an ongoing criminal case, the District Attorney's Office can give you important information about the defendants involved in the case.

New Castle County District Attorney Wilmington DE 500 North King Street 19801 302-255-0544


New Castle County Jail & Prison

Jails and Prisons maintain records on current and former inmates. This information is accessible to the public through the relevant Department of Corrections or the Federal Bureau of Prisons. These records contain information on a criminal's conviction and sentence, the facility where an inmate is incarcerated, and release dates. In order to locate jail and prison records, you will need a last name and supporting information such as an identification number, date of birth, and the inmate's incarceration status. Jail and prison records are available online through county, state, or federal databases.

Baylor Women's Correct Institution New Castle DE 660 Baylor Boulevard 19720 302-577-3004

Central Violation Of Probation Center Smyrna DE PO Box 5003 19977 302-659-6100

Delaware County Prison Newark DE 1 Hartford Place 19711 302-737-2792

Hazel D. Plant Women's Treatment Facility New Castle DE 620 Baylor Boulevard 19720 302-777-6800

Howard R. Young Correctional Institution Wilmington DE 1301 East 12th Street 19802 302-429-7700

James T. Vaughn Correctional Center Smyrna DE 1181 Paddock Road 19977 302-653-9261

John L Webb Correctional Facility Wilmington DE 200 Greenbank Road 19808 302-995-6129

Newark City Jail Newark DE 220 South Main Street 19711 302-366-7111

Plummer Community Corrections Center Wilmington DE 38 Todds Lane 19802 302-761-2800

Wilmington City Jail Wilmington DE 300 North Walnut Street 19801 302-654-5151


New Castle County Police Department

Police Departments maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the police, and other criminal records. Many of these records are available to the public, including 911 incident response reports, police incident reports, and witness statements in certain departments. Logs of arrests and search warrants are also public records. Some police records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are sealed. Many police departments provide online access to crime records online.

Delaware Police Department Delaware DE 407 Clinton Street 19706 302-836-6344

Elsmere Police Department Elsmere DE 11 Poplar Avenue 19805 302-998-1173

New Castle City Police Department New Castle DE 1 Municipal Boulevard 19720 302-322-9800

Newark Police Department Newark DE 220 South Main Street 19711 302-366-7100

Newport Police Department Newport DE 226 North James Street 19804 302-995-1411

Wilmington Police Department Wilmington DE 300 North Walnut Street 19801 302-654-5151


New Castle County Probation Department

Probation Departments enforce court orders by monitoring probationers to prevent them from committing new crimes. Probation departments maintain records on individuals currently or formerly under probation. State law governs access to probation records and may restrict certain information about a probationer. Contact the local Probation Department if you need someone's probation record.

New Castle County Probation Department New Castle DE 314 Cherry Lane 19720 302-323-6050

Sussex County Probation Department New Castle DE 26 Parkway Circle 19720 302-323-6050


New Castle County Sheriff Department

Sheriffs maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the sheriff, traffic collision reports, and other criminal records. Some sheriff records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are not available to the public. Many Sheriff's Offices provide access to incident reports if you know some basic information about the incident, and some Sheriff's Offices provide criminal history background checks.

New Castle County Sheriff's Office Wilmington DE 800 North French Street 19801 302-395-8450


New Castle County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town Halls and City Halls maintain records related to the locality, including criminal records. Many provide online access to local crime reports.

Bellefonte Town Hall Wilmington DE 901 Rosedale Avenue 19809 302-761-9638

Delaware City Town Hall Delaware DE 407 Clinton Street 19706 302-834-4573

Elsmere Town Hall Wilmington DE 11 Poplar Avenue 19805 302-998-2215

Middletown Town Hall Middletown DE 19 West Green Street 19709 302-378-9120

New Castle City Hall New Castle DE 220 Delaware Street 19720 302-322-9812

Newark City Hall Newark DE 220 South Main Street 19711

Newport Town Hall Newport DE 226 North James Street 19804 302-994-6403

Townsend Town Hall Townsend DE 661 South Street 19734 302-378-8082