King County Criminal and Public Records

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We’ve compiled free criminal & public records resources about King County. Below, we have a list of links to courthouses within King County as well as helpful criminal statistics. Courthouses are a great resource to find criminal records about specific people in King County. You can also try our in-depth public records search.

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Crime in King County vs Washington

With 16,328,596 people, King County is the 1st most populous county in Washington. For the last year we have data, there were 6,608 violent crimes committed in King County, which averages out to 5,843.9 crimes per 100,000 people. At that rate, King County ranked 2nd statewide when it comes to violent crimes per person.

In terms of murder specifically, King County ranked 1st in the state with 0.000632 murders per person.

Finding Someone’s Criminal Records in King County

While general criminal statistics may be helpful, its possible you’re looking for a specific person’s criminal records. At BeenVerified, we’ve compiled extensive criminal & court records about specific people in King County. All you need to do is enter a first name and last name to begin searching. Narrowing down your search by age or city is helpful, but not required. Search someone’s criminal history.

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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


Below you will find information on King County clerk and courts. Use the resources below to perform a county docket search, case search or inmate lookup as a part of a basic background check. You may also be able to uncover circuit court records, outstanding warrants, sheriff and judicial records by visiting the clerk of courts site.


  • 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

King County Vital Records


Find out more about vital records for King County, Washington. Use the resource links below to get more information on marriage certificates, divorce records, birth certificates and death records. There may be a fee required by the county in order to access some of these public records.


King County Property & Assessor Records


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