Holbrook Judicial Center
100 E. 2nd St. P.O. Box 277
Owensboro, KY 42302-0277
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Office of Circuit Court Clerk

Circuit Court Clerk: Jennifer Hardesty Besecker

Circuit Criminal Division 1: 270-687-7329
Circuit Criminal Division 2: 270-687-7330
Circuit Civil: 270-687-7220
District Traffic/Criminal: 270-687-7200
Receptionist: 270-687-7333
Juvenile: 270-687-7211
Small Claims/Civil: 270-687-7205
Probate: 270-687-7207
Driver's Licensing: 270-687-7225
Kentucky State Police Driver's Testing: 270-683-9932
Bookkeeping: 270-687-7209

Payment Options: Cash, money order, personal check from Daviess County residents, certified check, cashier's check, money order, credit and debit cards (fee applies). Pay online with ePay.

Driver's Licensing Notice: The location of your driver’s license services may have changed. Those services are transitioning from all 120 Offices of Circuit Court Clerk to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s regional offices by June 30, 2022. To learn what to do in your county, please visit our Driver’s Licensing page.

Requesting Older Court Records: The State Records Center stores court records 15-35 years old. Submit this records request form to state.records@ky.gov or call 502-564-3617. The case and locator numbers must be provided as these records cannot be searched only by name and/or SS#. You can request the case and locator numbers from the Office of Circuit Court Clerk in the county where the case was handled. The Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives stores court records 36+ years old. To request court records from the KDLA, email kdla.archives@ky.gov or call 502-564-1787.​

Parking: Free two-hour garage parking at 112 Daviess St. All-day parking in 414 W. 2nd St. garage (four blocks from building) with first two hours free. 

Accessibility: Elevator on east side of building. Equipped bathrooms.

Justice, Judges & Circuit Court Clerk

Jennifer Besecker

Jennifer Besecker

Daviess County Judicial Center


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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