Pennsylvania Dept. of Health
101 South Mercer Street
New Castle, PA
Telephone: 1-877-PA-HEALTH or (724)
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Pennsylvania Court Records
Statewide felony, misdemeanor and traffic records from the
common pleas court since 1985 except for the city of
Philadelphia. Results may show defendants name, address,
identification number, record type, case number, county,
charges, file date, disposition, physical description and
sentence. Records updated regularly.
Pennsylvania Correction Records
and misdemeanor convictions records from the courts where
the person has been sentenced to serve time at a state
agency since 1981. Results may show defendants name, 'also
know as' name, date of birth, identification number, county
and physical description. Records updated regularly.
Pennsylvania Sex Offender Records
contains data on individuals that have been sentenced as a
sex offender or a sexually violent predator since 1990.
Registry does not include all individuals convicted of a sex
crime. Records may show name, date of birth, address,
offense, statute, and police agency. Records updated
The Pennsylvania Department of Health, Division of
Vital Records maintains birth and death events that
occured in Pennsylvania from 1906 to the present.
Marriage and divorce certificates filed in
Pennsylvania are not available from the Division of
Vital Records. These certificates are usually
obtained from the courthouse in the county where the
marriage license was issued or divorce decree was
The Division of Vital Records began collecting birth
and death certificates in 1906. Contact the
appropriate Pennsylvania County Courthouse for
births and deaths that occurred prior to 1906.