DeKalb County Court Records Search

See DeKalb 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.


Collinsville Courthouse 39 Post Office St Collinsville AL 35961 256-524-2135


Crossville Courthouse 14521 Alabama 68 Crossville AL 35962 256-528-7121

De Kalb County Circuit Clerk 300 Grand Avenue South Fort Payne AL 35967 256-845-8525

Fort Payne Court Magistrate 100 Alabama Avenue Fort Payne AL 35967 256-845-6728

Fyffe Municipal Court 1514 Traylor Street West Fyffe AL 35971 256-623-2222

Geraldine Municipal Court 41303 Alabama 75 Geraldine AL 35974 256-659-2122

Henagar Courthouse 9252 Alabama 40 Henagar AL 35978 256-657-7691

Ider Courthouse 10793 Alabama 75 Henagar AL 35978 256-657-5717

Mentone Municipal Court 5972 Alabama 117 Mentone AL 35984 256-634-4541

Powell Courthouse 110 Broad Street Powell AL 35986 256-638-4283

Rainsville Municipal Court 115 Main Street West Rainsville AL 35986 256-638-6334

Sylvania Municipal Court 22957 Alabama 75 Sylvania AL 35988 256-638-2604

Valley Head Municipal Court 41 Anderson Street Valley Head AL 35989 256-635-6814

Find DeKalb County Court Records

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

DeKalb County Criminal Records

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

DeKalb County Civil Court Records

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

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

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