Leighton Court Records Search

See Leighton 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.


Leighton Courthouse 8900 Main Street Leighton AL 35646 256-446-8477


Find Leighton Court Records

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

Leighton Criminal Records

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

Leighton Civil Court Records

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

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

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