Adams County Pennsylvania Court Directory
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Below is a directory of court locations in Adams County. Links for online court records and other free court resources are provided for each court, where available. If you’re not sure which court you’re looking for, learn more about the Pennsylvania court system.
Courts of Common Pleas in Adams County
Adams County Court of Common Pleas - Clerk of Courts (Criminal)
117 Baltimore St, #103, Gettysburg, PA 17325
​ Fax:​ ​: 717-334-9333
Adams County Court of Common Pleas - Prothonotary (Civil)
117 Baltimore St, #104, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Adams County Orphans' Court
117 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Magisterial District Courts in Adams County
Adams County Magisterial District Court 51-3-01
This court serves Gettysburg Borough and Straban Township.
Adams County Magisterial District Court 51-3-02
This court serves Bonneauville Borough, Conewago Township, Germany Township, Littlestown Borough, McSherrystown Borough, Mt. Joy Township, Mt. Pleasant Township, and Union Township.
Adams County Magisterial District Court 51-3-03
This court serves Abbottstown Borough, Berwick Township, East Berlin Borough, Hamilton Township, Huntington Township, Latimore Township, New Oxford Borough, Oxford Township, Reading Township, Tyrone Township, and York Springs Borough.
Adams County Magisterial District Court 51-3-04
This court serves Arendtsville Borough, Bendersville Borough, Biglerville Borough, Carroll Valley Borough, Fairfield Borough, Butler Township, Cumberland Township, Franklin Township, Freedom Township, Hamiltonban Township, Highland Township, Liberty Township, and Menallen Township.