Cortez Court Records Search

See Cortez, CO 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 Cortez Courts

Cortez District Court 109 West Main Street Cortez CO 81321 970-565-1111

Cortez Municipal Court 210 East Main Street Cortez CO 81321 970-565-7952

Montezuma County Court 601 North Mildred Road Cortez CO 81321 970-565-7580

Find Cortez Court Records

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

Cortez Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in Cortez, CO 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 Cortez Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

Cortez Civil Court Records

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

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

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