Selma Court Records Search

See Selma 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.


Dallas County District Court 105 Lauderdale Street Selma AL 36701 334-874-2523


Selma Courthouse 1300 Alabama Avenue Selma AL 36703 334-874-2135

Find Selma Court Records

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

Selma Criminal Records

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

Selma Civil Court Records

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

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

Contact Selma 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 Selma, 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.