Instant Access to Delaware State, County and Municipal Records

"Publicly available records are a fundamental guarantee of our Freedoms & Democracy."
William Ratcher - Founder of

Delaware Public Records

The Delaware State Records mission is to grant every person the right to detect, obtain, preview and examine public records, ensuring residents of the state of Delaware are provided access in accordance with the Delaware Freedom of Information Act, which ruled in favor of the presumption of public access:

The main goal is to enable all members of the general public the right to access Delaware state public records easily, efficiently and concisely, without the requester having to specify a “need to know,” unless the legislature has expressively stated otherwise.

Delaware State Records provides information about the following subjects: Criminal Records, Court Records, Vital Records and State Background Checks, the information is over 8,5 million proper public records.

The search functionality granted in this portal enables the information requested to be presented immediately and accurately. Delaware public records have been gathered from as far back as the year of 1905 and contain information from 3 of counties, thereby ensuring Delaware abides by the commitment of the United States of America to remain a “fair and just” society for all