Opelika Court Records Search

See Opelika 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.

Lee County District Court 2311 Gateway Drive Opelika AL 36801 334-749-7141

Opelika Municipal Court 501 South 10th Street Opelika AL 36801 334-705-5190

Find Opelika Court Records

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

Opelika Criminal Records

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

Opelika Civil Court Records

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

Opelika 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 Opelika subpoenas, indictments, jury lists, summonses, warrants, writs, injunctions, foreclosures, and judgments from an Opelika Court.

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