Decatur Court Records Search

See Decatur 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.


Decatur City Municipal Court 402 Lee Street Northeast Decatur AL 35601 256-341-4676


Morgan County District Court 302 Lee Street Northeast Decatur AL 35601 256-351-4649

Priceville Courthouse 242 Marco Drive Decatur AL 35603 256-355-5476

Find Decatur Court Records

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

Decatur Criminal Records

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

Decatur Civil Court Records

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

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

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