Houston County Court Records Search

See Houston 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.


Ashford Courthouse 519 Broadway Avenue Avon AL 36312 334-899-3366


Cottonwood Courthouse 1414 Metcalf Street Cottonwood AL 36320 334-691-2671

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

Gordon Courthouse 692 Tifton Road Gordon AL 36343 334-522-3113

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

Find Houston County Court Records

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

Houston County Criminal Records

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

Houston County Civil Court Records

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

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

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