Sunshine Week online resources

Published 12:00 am Saturday, March 10, 2012

Here are some of the places you can find public records and information about public records online:
N.C. General Assembly (track legislation, view calendars and access General Statutes)
N.C. Open Meetings Law
N.C. Open Records Law
Guide to Open Government in North Carolina
Rowan County Online Services (links to a number of sites with online records, including taxes, building permits, deeds and warrants)
Rowan County Board of Commissioners agendas and meeting minutes
Rowan County Sheriff’s Office Police2Citizen site (search for arrest and incident reports)
Salisbury City Council agendas and meeting minutes
N.C. Secretary of State corporations database
N.C. Department of Public Instruction school report cards
Government Records Branch of North Carolina
N.C. Court System criminal court calendars by county
Federal criminal, civil and bankruptcy court files (registration and fee required)
N.C. Sex Offender Registry
N.C. Department of Correction public offender search
N.C. Medical Board licensee search (information on doctors, physician assistants and other medical professionals)
N.C. Board of Elections campaign finance reports