Public Record Requests

General Public Records Request


All requests for public records will be responded to no later than the fifth business day after the request is received, in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 239 of Nevada Revised Statutes. 

Public Records Requests should be submitted through Washoe311 in one of the following ways: 

  1. Via online submission form to Washoe311 (hyperlink to Qscend online submission form)
  2. Via email to Washoe311:  washoe311@washoecounty.us
  3. Via phone by dialing 3-1-1 

Once the Public Records Request has been received, the Washoe311 team will get it routed to the appropriate department within Washoe County for response.


Public Court Records 

If you are trying to obtain court records, you will need to contact the appropriate court directly. Below is a list of courts within Washoe County. 

Incline Village Justice Court

Reno Justice Court

Reno Municipal Court

Second Judicial District Court

Sparks Justice Court

Sparks Municipal Court

Wadsworth Township Justice Court


Arrest Records

To search for arrest records, please contact the arresting agency within Washoe County. 

Washoe County Sheriff’s Office
Location:911 Parr Blvd., Reno, NV 89512
Main Phone:775-328-3001
Email: sheriffweb@washoecounty.us 

Reno Police Department
Location: 455 E. Second Street, Reno, NV 89501
Main Phone: 775-334-2121
Email: askrpd@reno.gov 

Sparks Police Department
Location: 1701 East Prater Way, Sparks, Nevada 89434
Main Phone: 775- 353-2428
Records Section: 775- 353-2279