See Cottonwood, 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.
Cottonwood Courthouse 1414 Metcalf Street Cottonwood AL 36320 334-691-2671
Cottonwood Courts maintain records on all legal actions taken in Cottonwood, AL, which can include court cases, legal filings, and court docket information. These public records are open and available upon request in Cottonwood. In order to locate the correct court record, you will need to know which Cottonwood Court heard the case. Legal actions are divided between Cottonwood Criminal Courts and Cottonwood Civil Courts.Cottonwood Criminal Records
Criminal Courts in Cottonwood, 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 Cottonwood Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.Cottonwood Civil Court Records
Civil Courts at the Alabama State level in Cottonwood 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 Cottonwood adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Cottonwood 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 Cottonwood
Cottonwood 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 Cottonwood subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from a Cottonwood Court.Contact Cottonwood 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 Cottonwood, the National Archives Order Reproductions site provides an online search tool for court records. For local, Houston County Court, or Alabama State Court records, you can file an application with the court's clerk or use an online database.