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Georgia Public Records Search

Access Georgia Courts online directly. Search court records; from Georgia county courts to Supreme courts. Find criminal filings, Georgia dissolution of marriage or divorce records from official state websites. File small claims lawsuits. Link to Georgia probate sources with helpful information. Bankruptcy courts by jurisdiction or by districts. Georgia state courts contact information such as telephone numbers and more.
Directory of Links and Resources to Access County, State or Federal Court Records Online

Georgia State Court Records Search Suggestions

As there may be more one source to obtaining Georgia criminal, civil and divorce records, it is important to search multiple state courts to find the correct records.

Georgia State Court Structure:

The Georgia juvenile courts have jurisdiction to hear cases involving moving traffic violations, and other miscellaneous traffic violations, as well as various juvenile matters. Georgia's municipal courts and the city court of Atlanta, have jurisdiction over DWI and DUI matters, traffic and other violations, and hold venue to preliminary hearings. The Georgia magistrate court has jurisdiction to hear cases involving torts, contracts ($0/$15,000), and small claims (with amounts in controversy of $15,000 and below). The Georgia magistrate court has jurisdiction over misdemeanor matters, ordinance violation matters, and holds venue to preliminary hearings. Georgia's state courts hear tort matters, contract matters, small claims, civil appeals, and other miscellaneous civil matters. The state courts hear various misdemeanors, DWI or DUI matters, and criminal appeals matters. Additionally, state courts hear moving traffic violation matters, and other miscellaneous traffic matters. State courts hold venue for preliminary hearings. Georgia's municipal courts hear tort, contract ($0/$15,000), and small claims ($15,000). Georgia's probate courts hear cases involving mental health, estate matters, and other miscellaneous civil matters. The probate court also has jurisdiction over various misdemeanors, DWI or DUI, moving traffic violations, and other miscellaneous traffic matters. Georgia's county recorder's court has jurisdiction to hear matters involving DWI or DUI, and traffic or other violations, and holds venue to preliminary hearings. Georgia's civil courts hear tort, contract ($0/$7,500-$0/$25,000), small claims ($0/$7,500-$0/$25,000). The civil courts hold venue to preliminary hearings also. Georgia's superior court hears various tort claims, contract claims, civil appeals matters, and other miscellaneous civil matters. The superior court has exclusive real property rights jurisdiction, exclusive domestic relations jurisdiction, and exclusive felony, and criminal appeals jurisdiction. The superior court hears traffic and other violations, except for parking violations. Georgia's court of appeals must hear (has "mandatory jurisdiction" over) civil matters, noncapital criminal matters, administrative agency matters, juvenile matters, original proceedings, and interlocutory decision matters. The superior court may hear (has "discretionary jurisdiction" over) various other civil matters, noncapital criminal matters, administrative agency matters, juvenile matters, original proceedings, and interlocutory decision matters. Georgia's highest court is the supreme court. Georgia's supreme court has mandatory jurisdiction in specific civil, capital criminal, juvenile, disciplinary, certified questions from federal courts, original proceeding cases. It has discretionary jurisdiction in various other civil, noncapital criminal, administrative agency, juvenile, original proceeding, interlocutory decision cases.

Directory of Links and Resources to Access County, State or Federal Court Records Online

Georgia Civil and Divorce Court Records

Judgments, lawsuits, dissolution of marriage, civil court cases.

Civil, family law cases and divorces, personal injury cases, lawsuits, estate planning and probate matters.
  • Georgia Civil Court Cases
    Self help resources for filing complaints or petitions. Find information for hiring an attorney, waiver of court costs and trial calendars.
  • Georgia Probate Courts
    Jurisdiction includes mental health, estate and misc civil cases. Marriage and firearms license information.
  • Georgia Magistrate Court Clerks
    Small Claims. Direct weblinks to civil forms. Search magistrate courts by county.
  • Georgia State Courts
    Tort, contract, small claims, civil appeals and miscellaneous civil cases. Find listing of links to courts by county.
  • Georgia Supreme Court
    Mandatory jurisdiction in certain civil cases. Direct weblinks to calendars and summaries. Search docket by case number.
  • Georgia Court Of Appeals
    Conduct Case and Docket Searches. Calendar Information And Many other Helpful Links.
  • Georgia Accountability Courts
    Family Dependency Treatment Courts, and Mental Health Courts. Search courts directory and calendar of events.
  • Georgia Bankruptcy Courts
    Search Bankruptcy filings and view cases from the courthouses and jurisdictions.
  • Georgia Judgments and Liens
    Georgia judgments and liens public information. Court look up sources, electronic forms and self help tools.

Georgia Criminal Court Records

Felony, misdemeanors and traffic violations.

Most criminal cases are started when a prosecutor, either a district attorney (who represents a county) or the attorney general (who represents the state), files a complaint with the court.

Georgia District Court Records

Filings in my District courthouses.

Georgia district and county court clerks are custodians of court filings. Request transcripts of cases heard by a court. Traffic cases, ordinance and code violations, jail and warrant first appearance proceedings, warrant applications, dispossessory landlord tenant cases and small claim actions involving $15,000 or less.

1st District Circuits & Counties:

Atlantic Judicial Circuit
Bryan County
Evans County
Liberty County
Long County
McIntosh County
Tattnall County

Brunswick Judicial Circuit
Appling County
Camden County
Glynn County
Jeff Davis County
Wayne County

Eastern Judicial Circuit
Chatham County

Ogeechee Judicial Circuit

Bulloch County
Effingham County
Jenkins County
Screven County

Waycross Judicial Circuit

Bacon County
Brantley County
Charlton County
Coffee County
Pierce County
Ware County
2nd District Circuits & Counties

Alapaha Judicial Circuit
Atkinson County
Berrien County
Clinch County
Cook County
Lanier County

Dougherty Judicial Circuit
Dougherty County

Pataula Judicial Circuit
Clay County
Early County
Miller County
Quitman County
Randolph County
Seminole County
Terrell County

South Georgia Judicial Circuit
Baker County
Calhoun County
Decatur County
Grady County
Mitchell County

Southern Judicial Circuit
Brooks County
Colquitt County
Echols County
Lowndes County
Thomas County

Tifton Judicial Circuit
Irwin County
Tift County
Turner County
Worth County

3rd District Circuits & Counties

Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit
Chattahoochee County
Harris County
Marion County
Muscogee County
Talbot County
Taylor County

Houston Judicial Circuit
Houston County

Macon Judicial Circuit
Bibb County
Crawford County
Peach County

Southwestern Judicial Circuit
Lee County
Macon County
Schley County
Stewart County
Sumter County
Webster County

4th District Circuits & Counties

Rockdale Judicial Circuit
Rockdale County

Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit
Dekalb County

5th District Circuits & Counties

Atlanta Judicial Circuit
Fulton County

6th District Circuits & Counties

Clayton Judicial Circuit
Clayton County

Coweta Judicial Circuit
Carroll County
Coweta County
Heard County
Meriwether County
Troup County

Flint Judicial Circuit
Henry County

Griffin Judicial Circuit
Fayette County
Pike County
Spalding County
Upson County

Towaliga Judicial Circuit
Butts County
Lamar County
Monroe County

7th District Circuits & Counties

Cherokee Judicial Circuit
Bartow County
Gordon County

Cobb Judicial Circuit
Cobb County

Conasauga Judicial Circuit
Murray County
Whitfield County

Douglas Judicial Circuit
Douglas County

Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit
Dade County
Catoosa County
Chattooga County
Walker County

Rome Judicial Circuit
Floyd County

Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit
Haralson County
Polk County

Paulding Judicial Circuit
Paulding County

8th District Circuits & Counties

Cordele Judicial Circuit
Ben Hill County
Crisp County
Dooly County
Wilcox County

Dublin Judicial Circuit
Johnson County
Laurens County
Treutlen County
Twiggs County

Middle Judicial Circuit
Candler County
Emanuel County
Jefferson County
Toombs County
Washington County

Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit
Baldwin County
Greene County
Hancock County
Jasper County
Jones County
Morgan County
Putnam County
Wilkinson County

Oconee Judicial Circuit
Bleckley County
Dodge County
Montgomery County
Pulaski County
Telfair County
Wheeler County

9th District Circuits & Circuits

Appalachian Judicial Circuit
Fannin County
Gilmer County
Pickens County

Bell-Forsyth Judicial Circuit
Forsyth County

Blue Ridge Judicial Circuit
Cherokee County

Enotah Judicial Circuit:
Lumpkin County
Towns County
Union County
White County

Gwinnett Judicial Circuit:
Gwinnett County

Mountain Judicial Circuit:
Habersham County
Rabun County

Northeastern Judicial Circuit
Dawson County
Hall County

10th District Circuits & Counties-

Alcovy Judicial Circuit:
Newton County
Walton County

Augusta Judicial Circuit
Burke County
Columbia County
Richmond County

Northern Judicial Circuit
Elbert County
Franklin County
Hart County
Madison County
Oglethorpe County

Piedmont Judicial Circuit
Banks County
Barrow County
Jackson County

Toombs Judicial Circuit
Glascock County
Lincoln County
McDuffie County
Taliaferro County
Warren County
Wilkes County

Western Judicial Circuit
Clarke County
Oconee County

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