The Daily Record/Sunday News often uses databases and spreadsheets in its reporting. But you can find your own stories in them, or just satisfy your curiosity. Here are links to searchable databases and other public-records resources, some of which we’ve used in our reporting, some that we’ve found online:
- Homicide map – York County homicides from 2007-present
- Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency Statistical Analysis Center
- Who’s in York County prison?
- Who’s in York County court today?
- 2011 PSSA results
- 2011 Dept. of Education AYP school-by-school Report Cards
- 2011 SAT results
- 2009-2010 teacher salaries
- High school graduation rates
- Births, weddings, divorces
- Deed transfers
- Delinquent taxes (county)
- Estate records
- Find the purchase price of a home
- Historical birth, death and marriage records**
- Opened estates
- Orphans’ court records***
- Restaurant inspections (scroll down the page)
- Real estate tax database maps
*Works in Internet Explorer
**Among many records available. York County Archives’ website is search-to-order; fee applies to get records.
***Does not show the record; shows whether a record exists at the office.