Dawson County Court Cases (Nebraska)

Dawson County Courts are judicial bodies that operate at the federal, state, and local level to resolve legal disputes, including both criminal and civil charges in Dawson County, Nebraska. Courts also create and preserve records about the cases they hear. Many types of courts, including criminal, civil, family, and traffic courts, provide online access to Dawson County court case records. These public records may provide information about the defendant and plaintiffs in a case, the charges brought against an individual, the outcome of a trial, any sentences, court decrees, or probation orders, and more. Dawson County Court records also have records on divorces, probate for wills and estates, lawsuits filed against businesses, and complaints about sexual harassment or discrimination in Dawson County. Court databases often allow the public to search Dawson County court cases by the names of people involved.

Dawson County Courthouse Lexington NE East 7th Street 68850 308-324-5606


Dawson County Police Departments protect the community by stopping crimes and performing investigations in Dawson County, Nebraska. As part of their law enforcement responsibilities, Dawson County Police Departments maintain court case records for any cases in which the police were involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, police records introduced during the Dawson County court case, details about the police investigation, and any convictions or sentences. These court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, making them a key part of performing a Dawson County background check. These records also list whether an individual is on the Nebraska sex offender registry. Dawson County court case records can be accessed directly from the Police Department, and some departments provide online request forms.

Cozad Police Department Cozad NE 229 East 8th Street 69130 308-784-2366

Gothenburg Police Department Gothenburg NE 405 9th Street 69138 308-537-3608

Lexington Police Department Lexington NE 406 East 7th Street 68850 308-324-2317

Dawson County District Attorneys prosecute cases on behalf of the public in Dawson County, Nebraska. This can include both criminal and civil cases. The Dawson County DA's Office maintains public records on ongoing cases as well as prior cases. These records include prosecutions for criminal felonies and misdemeanors such as assault, homicide, battery, and robbery, as well as civil cases against businesses or individuals who have violated the law. A Dawson County court record search can identify litigants in a case and determine if an individual has any criminal convictions, making it an important part of a Dawson County background check. District Attorneys may provide searchable databases of Dawson County court cases on their websites.

Dawson County District Attorney Lexington NE 700 North Washington Street 68850 308-324-5644

Logan County District Attorney Gothenburg NE 416 10th Street 69138 308-537-7161


Dawson County Sheriff's Departments help maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Dawson County, Nebraska. As part of their role in law enforcement, the Dawson County Sheriff maintains court case records for cases in which their office was involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, investigation records introduced during the court case, and the outcome of a trial, including convictions, sentences, and incarcerations. These Dawson County court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, and checking court cases is an important step in conducting a thorough Dawson County background check. Sheriff's Departments may provide online access to their court records.

Dawson County Sheriffs Office / Dawson County Jail Lexington NE 709 North Grant Street 68850 308-324-3011