Dothan Court Records Search

See Dothan 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.


Dothan Courthouse 115 West Adams Street Dothan AL 36303 334-615-4150


Houston County District Court 114 North Oates Street Dothan AL 36303 334-677-8764

Napier Field Courthouse 400 Headquarters Street Dothan AL 36303 334-234-2049

Find Dothan Court Records

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

Dothan Criminal Records

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

Dothan Civil Court Records

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

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

Contact Dothan 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 Dothan, 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.