Highlands County Court Records Search

See Highlands County, FL 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.

List of Highlands County Courts

Highlands County Circuit Court 430 South Commerce Avenue Sebring FL 33870 863-402-6565

Highlands County Court 590 South Commerce Avenue Sebring FL 33870 863-402-6604

Find Highlands County Court Records

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

Highlands County Criminal Records

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

Highlands County Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Florida State level in Highlands 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. Florida Civil Courts have records on Highlands County adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Highlands 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 Highlands County

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

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