Dallas County Court Records Search

See Dallas County 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.

Dallas County District Court 105 Lauderdale Street Selma AL 36701 334-874-2523

Selma Courthouse 1300 Alabama Avenue Selma AL 36703 334-874-2135

Find Dallas County Court Records

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

Dallas County Criminal Records

Criminal Courts in Dallas County, 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 Dallas County Police Department records, bond information, and personal information about the defendant.

Dallas County Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Alabama State level in Dallas County 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 Dallas County adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Dallas County 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 Dallas County

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

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