Shelby County Court Records Search

See Shelby County 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.


Alabaster Municipal Court 127 1st Street Southwest Alabaster AL 35007 205-664-6835


Calera Municipal Court 10947 Alabama 25 Calera AL 35040 205-668-3500

Columbiana Municipal Court 107 Mildred Street Columbiana AL 35051 205-669-5806

Harpersville Municipal Court 83 Town Hall Lane Harpersville AL 35078 205-672-9877

Helena Municipal Court 816 County Road 52 Helena AL 35080 205-663-2161

Hoover Municipal Court 2020 Valleydale Road Birmingham AL 35244 205-444-7526

Montevallo Municipal Court 545 Main Street Montevallo AL 35115 205-665-2555

Pelham Municipal Court 3174 Church St Pelham AL 35124 205-620-6407

Shelby County District Court 112 North Main Street Columbiana AL 35051 205-669-3760

Vincent Municipal Court 25 Florey St Vincent AL 35178 205-672-2261

Wilsonville Municipal Court 9905 North Main Street Wilsonville AL 35186 205-669-6180

Wilton Municipal Court 205 Depot St Wilton AL 35187 205-665-2021

Find Shelby County Court Records

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

Shelby County Criminal Records

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

Shelby County Civil Court Records

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

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

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