Columbus Court Records Search

See Columbus, GA 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.

List of Columbus Courts

Columbus Magistrate Court 100 10th Street Columbus GA 31901 706-653-4390

Columbus Municipal Court Clerk 100 10th Street Columbus GA 31901 706-653-4378

Columbus Superior Court 100 10th Street Columbus GA 31901 706-653-4000

Find Columbus Court Records

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

Columbus Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in Columbus, GA 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 Columbus Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

Columbus Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Georgia State level in Columbus 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. Georgia Civil Courts have records on Columbus adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Columbus 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 Columbus

Columbus 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 Columbus subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Columbus Court.

Contact Columbus 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 Columbus, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Court, or Georgia State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.