King County Criminal and Public Records

Below you will find information and resources for King County public records. This includes vital, court, property search and assessor records.

King County is one of 34 counties in the state of Washington that we have criminal records data for. With a population of 16,328,596, it is the 1st most populous county in Washington. We’ve compiled a list of free public records resources as well as some interesting criminal stats. If you’re looking for records about a specific person in King County, try our Public Records Search.

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Crime in King County

2015 is the latest year we have criminal statistics for King County. In that year, there were 6,608 major violent crimes and 83,532 major property crimes. Keep in mind that on top of those crimes, there were also minor crimes not included in our stats.

On a per capita basis, King County ranked 37th for violent crimes and 11th for property crimes.

To learn more about crimes in specific localities, please review our city pages.

You can also see criminal and court records for other Washington counties.

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King County Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 6554 6608
Murder 52 55
Rape 574 549
Agg. Assault 3397 3559
Robbery 2531 2445
Property Crimes 87658 83532
Burglary 14963 15429
Larceny 60937 58357
Vehicle Thefts 11758 9746
Arson 256 283

King County Court Records

  • King County
    500 4th Ave, Rm 430
    Seattle, WA 98104
  • Kirkland Municipal Court
    11740 NE 118th St
    Kirkland, WA 98034
  • Lake Forest Park Municipal Court
    17425 Ballinger Way NE
    Lake Forest Park, WA 98155-5556
  • Maple Valley Municipal Court (Contracts with Kent Muni Court)
  • Medina Municipal Court - See Kirkland Municipal Court
  • Mercer Island Municipal Court
    9611 SE 36th St
    Mercer Island, WA 98040-3732
  • Muckleshoot Tribal Court (NICS)
    39015 172nd Ave SE
    Auburn, WA 98092-9763
  • Newcastle Municipal Court - See Mercer Island Municipal Court
  • Normandy Park Municipal Court - See Des Moines Municipal Court
  • North Bend Municipal Court - See East Division, KCDC
  • Pacific Municipal Court
    100 3rd Ave SE
    Pacific, WA 98047-1349
  • Redmond Municipal Court - Consolidated; See East Division, KCDC
  • Renton Municipal Court
    1055 S Grady Way
    Renton, WA 98057
  • Sammamish Municipal Court -(Consolidated; See East Division, KCDC in Iss
  • SeaTac Municipal Court
    4800 S 188th St
    SeaTac, WA 98188
  • Seattle Municipal Court
    Attn: Records
    Seattle, WA 98124-4987
  • Shoreline Municipal Court (Consolidated; See East Division, KCDC in Issa
  • Skykomish Municipal Court (Consolidated; See East Division, KCDC in Issa
  • Snoqualmie Municipal Court (Consolidated; See East Division, KCDC in Iss
  • Superior Court - Kent
    401 4th Ave N, Room 2C
    Kent, WA 98032
  • Superior Court - Seattle
    516 3rd Ave, E-609
    Seattle, WA 98104-2386
  • Tukwila Municipal Court
    6200 Southcenter Blvd
    Tukwila, WA 98188-2544
  • Woodinville Municipal Court (Consolidated, see East Div. District Court
  • Yarrow Point Municipal Court (Consolidated, see Kirkland Municipal Court

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