Breathitt

Breathitt County Justice Center
1131 Main St.
Jackson, KY 41339
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Office of Circuit Court Clerk

Circuit Court Clerk: James E. Turner

Phone: 606-666-5768
Fax: 606-666-4893

Payment Options: Cash, check, money order. Attorney check for new case filing. Cash from out-of-county residents for fines and costs. Pay online with ePay.

Driver's Licensing: Effective April 26, 2021, Breathitt County residents will be able to obtain all in-person driver's license, REAL ID and ID services through the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet at any of its Driver Licensing Regional Offices. Find office locations, scheduling and more information at www.drive.ky.gov.

The Breathitt County Office of Circuit Court Clerk will no longer offer driver's license services as of April 26, 2021, with one exception. The Office of Circuit Court Clerk will temporarily continue to process card renewal and replacement requests submitted remotely by standard-issue cardholders whose credential expires on or before June 30, 2021.

The Kentucky State Police will continue to provide all written and road testing. Appointments for testing must be scheduled online. Find testing locations, scheduling and more information here.

Requesting Older Court Records
15-35 years old: Request records from the State Records Center by submitting this form to ​state.records@ky.gov. Case and locator numbers must be provided; request those from the Office of Circuit Court Clerk in the county where the case was handled. For contact information, click here and scroll down to Find a Court/Circuit Court Clerk by County.

36+ years old: Request re​cords from the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives here. For cases filed on or after Jan. 1, ​1978, case and locator numbers must be provided; request those from the Office of Circuit Court Clerk in the county where the case was handled. For contact information, click here and scroll down to Find a Court/Circuit Court Clerk by County.​​​​
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Parking: Designated parking for those with disability parking permit. Ramp in parking lot.

Justice, Judges & Circuit Court Clerk

James Turner

James E. Turner

Breathitt County Judicial Center

Hours

Hours
Day Hours
Monday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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