Sumter County Court Records Search

See Sumter 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.


Livingston Municipal Court 201 Church Street Livingston AL 35470 205-652-9773


Sumter County District Court 115 Franklin St Livingston AL 35470 205-652-2291

York Courthouse 607 2nd Avenue York AL 36925 256-392-5231

York Municipal Court 607 2nd Avenue York AL 36925 256-392-5231

Find Sumter County Court Records

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

Sumter County Criminal Records

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

Sumter County Civil Court Records

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

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

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