Pierce County People Search

Search for Pierce County WA people. A people search can help you locate people, find family members, check criminal history, criminal records, perform genealogical research, find birth records, death records, proof of identity, divorce records, marriage records, historical records, locate ancestors, property ownership records, and more.


Clerk Offices maintain important documents for their jurisdiction, usually at the county or local level. These records include a number of important sources for locating people and gaining information about a subject. Vital records, for example, provide information on a person's birth, marriage, divorce, and death, as well as any children. Clerks may also keep records on taxes, property assessments, estates and wills, and even voter registration and election results. When performing a people search, a Clerk Office website is an important resource.

Pierce County Clerk Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-798-7455

Puyallup City Clerk Puyallup WA 333 South Meridian 98371 253-841-5480

Roy City Clerk Roy WA 216 McNaught Road South 98580 253-843-1113

University Place City Clerk University Place WA 3715 Bridgeport Way West 98466 253-460-2500


Historical Societies preserve documents that have historic value. They may be organized around a certain area, a particular group of people, or a particular historical event. Historical Societies may keep a range of documents on individuals, including vital records, letters, photographs, and other historical documents. These records can be an important part of a people search, particularly when performing genealogical research. Historical Societies may provide online access to some of their records.

Anderson Island Historical Society Anderson Island WA 9306 Otso Point Road 98303 253-884-2135

Fife Historical Society Fife WA 2820 54th Avenue East 98424 253-896-4710

Foothills Historical Society Buckley WA 130 North River Avenue 98321 360-829-1291

Fox Island Historical Society Fox Island WA 1017 9th Avenue Fi 98333 253-549-2461

Gig Harbor Peninsula Historical Society Gig Harbor WA 4218 Harborview Drive 98332 253-858-6722

Lakewood Washington Historical Society Lakewood WA 6211 Mount Tacoma Drive Southwest 98499 253-682-3480

Points Northeast Historical Society Tacoma WA 201 Tulalip Street Northeast 98422 253-927-2536

South Hill Historical Society Puyallup WA 11711 92nd Avenue East 98373 253-845-7691

Spanaway Historical Society Spanaway WA 812 176th Street South 98387 253-536-6655

Tacoma Chapter National Railway Historical Society Tacoma WA 2501 East D Street 98421 253-272-3000

Tacoma Historical Society Tacoma WA 747 Broadway 98402 253-472-3738

Tacoma Washington State Historical Society Tacoma WA 1911 Pacific Avenue 98402 888-238-4373

The Gig Harbor Peninsula Historical Society Gig Harbor WA 3510 Rosedale Street Northwest 98335 253-858-6722

The Prairie House Museum & Spanaway Historical Society Tacoma WA 176TH East E Street 98445 253-536-6655

Washington State Historical Society Tacoma WA 315 North Stadium Way 98403 253-798-5914


Courts act to resolve legal disputes as part of their judicial function. They also maintain a number of records on individuals, including criminal records such as any arrests, trials, convictions, and court sentences. These can range from serious criminal felonies to traffic court violations. Court records provide a range of information that can be important for performing a people search, such as civil cases like divorce and adoption, as well as a person's criminal history, which can be important for a background check. Courts operate at the federal, state, and local level, and they may provide access to their records online.

Bonney Lake Municipal Court Bonney Lake WA 19306 Bonney Lake Boulevard East 98391 253-862-6606

Fife Municipal Court Fife WA 3737 Pacific Highway East 98424 253-922-6635

Pierce County District Court Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-798-7487

Pierce County Superior Court Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-798-3654

Tacoma Municipal Court Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-591-5357

Tennis Court Tacoma WA 920 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 718-760-6200


Police Departments are law enforcement agencies charged with maintaining order in society. They also keep several records on individuals who have interacted with the police, including criminal records such as arrests, warrants, convictions, and incarcerations. These records provide information that can be important when performing a people search, particularly as part of a criminal background check. Police Department records list someone's criminal history, and they can also be used to locate a person who has moved frequently. Police Departments may provide online access to their records.

Bonney Lake Police Department Bonney Lake WA 18421 Sumner-Buckley Highway East 98391 253-863-2218

Buckley Police Department Buckley WA 133 South Cedar Street 98321 360-829-3157

Dupont Police Department DuPont WA 116 Barksdale Avenue 98327 253-964-7060

Eatonville Police Department Eatonville WA 201 Center Street West 98328 360-832-6111

Edgewood Police Department Edgewood WA 2221 Meridian Avenue East 98371 253-798-4960

Fife Police Department Fife WA 3737 Pacific Highway East 98424 253-922-6633

Fircrest Police Department Fircrest WA 302 Regents Boulevard 98466 253-565-1198

Gig Harbor Police Department Gig Harbor WA 3510 Grandview Street 98335 253-851-2236

Lakewood Police Department Lakewood WA 5504 112th Street Southwest 98499 253-798-4200

Milton Police Department Milton WA 1000 Laurel Street 98354 253-922-8735

Orting Police Department Orting WA 120 Washington Ave N Rm 2 98360 360-893-3111

Puyallup Police Department Puyallup WA 311 West Pioneer Avenue 98371 253-841-5415

Roy Police Department Roy WA 107 Warren Street 98580 253-843-2286

Ruston Police Department Ruston WA 5219 North Shirley Street 98407 253-761-0272

Sumner Police Department Sumner WA 1104 Maple Street 98390 253-863-6384

Tacoma Police Department Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-591-5905

University Place Police Department University Place WA 3631 74th Avenue West 98466 253-798-4058

Wilkeson Police Department Wilkeson WA 540 Church Street 98396 360-829-0790


Assessors determine the value of taxable property within their jurisdiction, often at the county or local level, in order to assess property taxes owed by the property's owners. As part of this responsibility, the Assessor Office maintains a range of documents on individuals, such as records of the property they own, the property taxes they owe, and any history of foreclosures, tax liens, or violations. These records can be useful for understanding a person's property ownership history, and they can typically be accessed on the Assessor Office website.

Pierce County Assessor's Office Tacoma WA 2401 South 35th Street 98409 253-798-6111


Marriage License Offices issue marriage certificates and maintain records on marriage for a county or local government. These documents include information on the couple's marriage, such as names, dates of birth, names of parents, and the date and location of the wedding. Marriage records can be an important part of a people search, particularly when searching for people who may have changed their names, and they are also useful for genealogical research. Marriage License Offices may provide online access to their marriage licenses as well as marriage license applications.

Pierce County Marriage License Tacoma WA 2401 South 35th Street 98409 253-798-7427


Sheriff Departments are law enforcement agencies responsible for maintaining order, typically for a county or local jurisdiction. They also keep multiple records on individuals who have a criminal history, including arrest records, warrants, criminal and civil convictions, and incarcerations. These records provide important information for a people search, particularly when performing a criminal background check. The records at the Sheriff Department list someone's criminal history, and they can also be used to locate someone who moves frequently. Sheriff Departments may provide online access to their records.

Pierce County Sheriff's Office Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-798-7530


Archives preserve documents that are historically significant. These records can include a number of documents that can be useful when performing a people search, including birth certificates, death certificates, financial records, photographs, historical maps, and sometimes even letters or other personal documents. These records can be useful when performing a people search as part of genealogical research, as some Archives keep documents that date back to before the founding of the United States. Archives may provide online access to their records.

Washington Birth & Death Records Archive Tacoma WA 3629 South D Street 98418 253-798-6413