Public Records Request/ Data Dissemination


Public Records Disclosure Policy
Adams County District Court Ritzville is committed to providing information to the public while also protecting against disclosing confidential information. The Court will assist the public by making records available that are not specifically exempt by statute.

The Public Records Act (PRA) requires that all public records maintained by state and local agencies be made available to all members of the public, with very narrow statutory exemptions. For more details of exemptions or prohibitions please review General Rule 31, RCW 42.56.230 and RCW 42.56.210 and RCW 42.56.070.

data diss fee schedule

How to Request Records

A request for public records can be initiated:
by email at districtcourtritzville@co.adams.wa.us
by fax at 509-659-3245
by mail at Adams County District Court Ritzville
                210 W Broadway
                Ritzville, WA 99169
and in person Monday- Friday between the hours of 8:30a.m.-12:00p.m.
and 1:00p.m.- 4:30p.m.

Please complete the form listed below, be as detailed as possible. 
One defendant per records request
Request for Information Form



Can I go to my local court and look at court records from another court?
No, a Court can only provide access to their own records.




For more information please visit https://www.atg.wa.gov/obtaining-records