Lincoln County Court Records Search

See Lincoln County TN 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.


Fayetteville City Court 308 Market Street West Fayetteville TN 37334 931-433-2262


Fayetteville Criminal Court 112 Main Avenue South Fayetteville TN 37334 931-433-9989

Lincoln Circuit Court 112 Main Avenue North Fayetteville TN 37334 931-433-2334

Lincoln Criminal Court 112 Main Avenue South Fayetteville TN 37334 931-433-2334

Petersburg City Court 1 Public Square Petersburg TN 37144 931-659-9826

Find Lincoln County Court Records

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

Lincoln County Criminal Records

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

Lincoln County Civil Court Records

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

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

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