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    Welcome to Buchanan County, Missouri

    Located in Northwest Missouri, Buchanan County is home to over 85,000 individuals. Since its foundation in 1838 the County has been committed to serving its citizens.

    courthouse ada accessibility

    The Buchanan County Courthouse can provide ADA access to the building and a wheelchair, if needed, by calling the following number prior to arrival.

    (816) 271-1580

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  2. 2016 Community Survey Results

    ETC Institute administered a fourth community survey for the Community Alliance of St. Joseph during May and June of 2016. The first survey was administered at approximately the same time in 2010. The survey was administered as part of an effort to Additional Info...
  3. Media Release Dated April 27, 2017

    Buchanan County Prosecuting Attorney Dwight K. Scroggins, Jr. today announced there will be no charges filed in the officer involved shooting which resulted in the death of Jason R. Fanning which occurred on February 20, 20 17. Read on...
  4. Media Release Dated April 19, 2017

    Prosecuting Attorney Dwight K. Scroggins, Jr., on April 19 announced the results of the investigation regarding the death of Bruce Lee Edward Johnson Read on...
  5. Media Release Dated April 18, 2017.

    Today, Defendant Skylar Lucas-Cox was arraigned Read on...
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