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Galveston City, Texas is known for its beaches, historic downtown, and its vibrant culture. The City Council is composed of seven members, each elected from one of seven districts. The City Council is responsible for setting policy, approving the budget, and enacting ordinances. Below are direct public records resources that can help you find the most up-to-date information.
  • City of Galveston
    Directory of Galveston city records and information

  • Galveston Police Department
    Public Safety Records and information
    PO Box 17251
    601 54th
    Galveston, Texas 77552-7251
    Non-emergency: (409)765-3702

  • Galveston Fire Department
    Fire & Rescue
    2517 Ball, Suite 202
    Galveston, TX 77550
    (409) 797-3850

  • Finance Department
    Property tax, business and permit information
    P.O. Box 779
    823 Rosenberg
    Galveston, Texas 77553
    (409) 797-3562

  • Galveston Texas Criminal Records Search and Depository
    Texas Department of Public Safety
    5805 North Lamar Blvd.
    Austin, Texas 78752-4422
    P O Box 4087
    Austin, Texas 78773-0001
    (512) 424-2000

  • Official Galveston Texas Background Checks and Criminal History
    Criminal, divorces and other civil court records.
    Tom C. Clark Building
    205 W. 14th St., Suite 600
    Austin, TX 78701
    (512) 463-1625

  • Center for Missing & Exploited Children
    Quick search for missing children, sex offenders, Amber alerts, records and more public information.

  • Galveston Texas Inmate locator
    TDCJ - Executive Services
    P.O. Box 99
    Huntsville, TX 77342-0099
    Facsimile: 936.437.2125

What is the process for someone who is arrested in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas to go through the jail and court system?

If you get arrested in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas, you would go to the Galveston County Jail and the Galveston County Courthouse.

What publicly accessible records can be obtained from the Galveston, Galveston County, Texas Library?

You can find public records in the Galveston County Library. The library has a wide variety of public records, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce records, as well as property records, court records, and other government documents.

Where is the nearest fingerprinting office located in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas?

The Galveston County Sheriff's Office provides fingerprinting services at their main office.

What are the requirements for obtaining vital records from Galveston, Galveston County, Texas, and what information is provided in the records?

The Galveston County Clerk's Office is the official repository for vital records in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas. Vital records available from the Galveston County Clerk's Office include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees. To obtain a vital record, individuals must provide a valid photo ID and proof of relationship to the person named on the record. The Galveston County Clerk's Office also offers online ordering of vital records. For more information, visit the Galveston County Clerk's Office website.