Criminal Court

Announcements
   
 **STATE AND LOCAL COURTS SUSPENDING COURT PROCEEDING UNTIL MARCH 31st*

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chief Justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court hereby declares a state of emergency for the Judicial Branch of Tennessee government and activates the "Continuity of Operations Plan for the courts of Tennessee."  (Please click on the link below to view)
 
ORDER SUSPENDING IN-PERSON COURT PROCEEDINGS

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Expungement Law


Since July 1, 2012, certain nonviolent offenders who have fulfilled all requirements of their sentence will be allowed to seek expungement of their records. View for more information about expungements

Courtroom Modernization
Attorneys can now use personal laptops, notepads,and other wi-fi enabled, handheld devices to access the Private Attorney's Network (PAN). Courtrooms also have built-in electronic workstations, which are configured to expedite a multitude of functions. View more information about the Courtroom Technology available in Criminal Court

Additional Resources