Scott County Court Records Search

See Scott County 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.


Benton Circuit Court East N St & S Winchester St Benton MO 63736 573-545-3596


Chaffee Municipal Court 222 West Yoakum Avenue Chaffee MO 63740 573-887-3558

Scott City Municipal Court 618 Main Street Scott MO 63780 573-264-2006

Sikeston Municipal Court 131 North New Madrid Street Sikeston MO 63801 573-475-3705

Find Scott County Court Records

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

Scott County Criminal Records

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

Scott County Civil Court Records

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

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

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