Case Information Online (CIO)
Internet Usage Disclaimer
Usage of this site constitutes acceptance of the terms and conditions in this disclaimer.
The Case Information Online (CIO) System was created and is maintained by the Franklin County
Clerk of Courts and the Franklin County Data Center. This system is intended as a convenience
to the citizens of Franklin County for the purpose of obtaining public record information regarding
Criminal and Civil cases filed in the General Division Court of Common Pleas and Domestic Relations
cases filed in the Domestic Relations Division of the Court of Common Pleas. No warranty or
guarantee is provided or implied through the availability of this system, and no certification
of authenticity can be assumed regarding the accuracy of the information provided by the system.
Every effort is being made to ensure the accuracy of the information in the CIO system. The docket
entries found in this system are the same as those on the official court docket in the respective courts.
The information contained in this system does not constitute the official record and, being a copy, may
have some inaccuracies. If questions arise regarding the accuracy of information in the CIO system; the
official record in the original court file at the courthouse should be consulted. Data and information
from the CIO system is not intended for distribution by other persons, entities or organizations and the
Office of the Franklin County Clerk of Courts accepts no responsibility for any use of the information
beyond the purposes stated in this disclaimer.
Users creating their own hyperlinks to pages on this site are requested and cautioned to do so in a
manner which maintains a clear distinction between the user's content and official content published
by this system. Users packaging pages from this Web site hyperlinked within frames are requested and
cautioned to properly identify CIO System provided content. Users formulating or constructing their own
search or query URLs in attempting to bypass the database query parsers and directly access the database
search engines or documents will be permanently denied access to the database without notice, as such
efforts may lead to incorrectly formulated queries which may jeopardize proper operation of the
Under no circumstances, including negligence, shall anyone involved in the creating and maintaining
of this system be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages or
lost profits that result from the use or inability to use the Franklin County Clerk of Court's
web site and/or any other web site linked to this site. In the event this system is unavailable for
any reason, including but not limited to technical difficulties, the Franklin County Clerk of Court assumes
no responsibility to restore the CIO system within any predetermined period of time.
Due to limitations of equipment and bandwidth, The CIO System is not intended as a source of information
for those seeking copies of large quantities of records. These databases are intended for use by the general
public. They are not intended to be a source for bulk downloads of data. Efforts to mine large quantities of
data from the CIO System without prior approval of the Clerk of Courts office will be detected and stopped.
Any Public or private organization or individual(s) wishing to obtain data files from the Franklin County Clerk of Court's
office must submit a Public Records Request.