La Plata County Public Records
La Plata county serves as Colorado's local government body under the state. La Plata' departments are tasked with responding to the official public requests for documentation of deeds, liens and releases, addendums and documents by the county clerk and recorder. Specific departments may also be the custodian of local records not available statewide. Services include license applications, searches and verifications, vital statistics, and various digital forms and fees.
La Plata County Courts
La Plata county Colorado courts handle felony cases, civil cases less than 15,000 dollars, traffic violations, infractions, misdemeanors, small claims and orders of protection. La Plata district courts preside over civil trials of $15,000 and above, criminal, probate, juvenile, domestic relations, mental health cases and appeals from county courts.