District Court is a court of general jurisdiction. Its cases consist of: civil matters over $50,000 (Judgments, Divorces, Torts, Adoptions, etc.) criminal felonies, juvenile crimes, neglect and children in need of supervision (CHINS), paternity and child support enforcement cases as well as probate matters such as estates or involuntary commitments. District Court also acts as the Appellate Court of lesser jurisdictions (Circuit Court and Municipal Court) in Sheridan County.
Sheridan County Clerk of District Court is responsible for maintaining the permanent records of all cases filed in District Court, as well as assistance with processing documents, instruction on procedure and aiding in file research.
Sheridan County 4th Judicial District Court Judge
Honorable John G. Fenn
Appointed: January 2007
Term Expires: January 2021
Contact the Court Administrator
The Court Administrator can be contacted at 307-674-4478, fax number 307-674-4470.