Brighton Court Records Search

See Brighton AL courts and search free public court records. Courts are legal institutions which resolve disputes between parties and rule on legal cases related to civil, criminal, and administrative matters.


Brighton Municipal Court 3700 Main Street Brighton AL 35020 205-425-8934


Find Brighton Court Records

Brighton Courts maintain records on all legal actions taken in Brighton, AL, which can include court cases, legal filings, and court docket information. These public records are open and available upon request in Brighton. In order to locate the correct court record, you will need to know which Brighton Court heard the case. Legal actions are divided between Brighton Criminal Courts and Brighton Civil Courts.

Brighton Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in Brighton, AL maintain records on felony and misdemeanor cases, including homicides, sexual assaults, DUIs, property crimes, drug charges, and other criminal charges. These criminal records often include Brighton Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

Brighton Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Alabama State level in Brighton contain public records on legal actions that are not criminal in nature, including traffic accident reports, divorce proceedings, nonpayment claims following business transactions, consumer complaints, and product liability claims. Alabama Civil Courts have records on Brighton adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Brighton Tax Court records. Some of these records may be sealed or partially redacted due to the sensitive information they contain.

Federal Civil Court Records in Brighton

Brighton Federal Civil Courts have records on business and personal bankruptcy cases, civil rights abuses, disputes among banks and financial institutions, interstate commerce claims, and any issue involving Federal government agencies. You can also obtain court records on Brighton subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Brighton Court.

Contact Brighton Courts

Once you have identified the court holding the documents you need, you can contact that court directly for court records. For Federal Courts in Brighton, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Jefferson County Court, or Alabama State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.