Lancaster Court Records Search

See Lancaster MO 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.


Lancaster Circuit Court 110 Washington Street Lancaster MO 63548 660-457-3784


Lancaster Municipal Court 110 Washington Street Lancaster MO 63548 660-457-3022

Find Lancaster Court Records

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

Lancaster Criminal Records

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

Lancaster Civil Court Records

Civil Courts at the Missouri State level in Lancaster 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. Missouri Civil Courts have records on Lancaster adoption, divorce, estate, bankruptcy, probate, and Lancaster 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 Lancaster

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

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