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Criminal Docket

Creator: Ford County. Justice of the Peace

Date: 1893-1903

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 196126

Space Required/Quantity: 0.50 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Criminal Docket

Scope and Content

Scope and content: One criminal docket containing summaries of all actions taken in criminal cases appearing before the justice of the peace of Dodge City Township. The volume contains an alphabetical index organized by surname with corresponding page numbers. The entries provide a record of court appearances showing case number, title and cause, attorneys, dates and nature of pleadings filed and writs issued, sheriff’s return, court orders, record of fees and costs, and summaries of judgment for each case. The crimes include assault, battery, theft, murder, and disturbing the peace. Provides a good synopsis of each case. See series 196127 "Criminal Docket and Civil Action" for related records.


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Index Terms


    Ford County (Kan.)
    Court calendars -- Kansas -- Ford County
    Criminal law -- Kansas -- Ford County -- Cases
    Justices of the peace -- Kansas -- Ford County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Ford County. Cities. Dodge City. Justice of the Peace.