Nome County Court Records Search

Please enter First Name
Please enter Last Name
Please select a State
Conducting a search is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Notice. You acknowledge that StateCourts.org is not a consumer reporting agency under the FCRA and the information provided cannot be used for any unlawful purpose. We do not guarantee that information is accurate or up-to-date.

Nome County Court Caseload Data and Trends

Depending on the law enforcement practices, and political and economic climates, court case statistics will vary from year to year in specific areas of Nome County, AK.

The Nome County court system consists of 2 court types. These courts include: District Court and Superior Court. In 2018, District Court recorded 1,540 filings, which indicates an increase of 9% from 1,401 in 2017. The court type with the fewest number of cases was Superior Court which had only 355 cases. Review the table below to compare the court types and statistical information for number of cases in the county.

Courts Type Number of filings in 2018
District Court1,540
Superior Court355

Most Popular Court Cases

You can tell a lot about an area by the types of court cases that appear in county courts.

Nome County court records data dates back to 2012. Some may date back further, but they started formally recording them since 2012. There was a total of 1,895 cases filed in the county for the year 2018. The most popular type of court case is misdemeanor comprising 38% of the total filings. The next most popular types of court cases are minor offense and civil domestic violence cases. Check out the table below to review the filing information for a specific court case type in county.

There are various options to search for a Nome County court case using someone’s name, the court type, the courthouse or county name, and other information.

Cases Type Number of filings in 2018
Misdemeanor713
Minor Offense568
Civil Domestic Violence144
Felony107
Probate81
CINA72
Civil Small Claims72
Civil66
Domestic Relations40
Delinquency32

Juvenile Delinquency in Nome, AK

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Nome County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Alaska often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.

In 2017, a total of 106 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Nome County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 106 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

A lot of counties, including, Nome County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Nome County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.

Juvenile Cases Number of cases
Delinquency2,947
Dependency0
Status0

Nome County, AK Courts