General Sessions Civil
General Sessions Criminal
The Rutherford County Circuit Court Clerk Melissa Harrell is an elected official who serves for a term of four years and is responsible for all filings,
processing and final disposition of cases, which include several phases of the Civil and Criminal law procedures in the Juvenile, General Sessions
(Civil & Criminal), Circuit Civil and Circuit Criminal Courts. The Circuit Court Clerk employs Chief Deputies and several deputy clerks in each
court in order to fulfill the requirement to attend court sessions and perform all clerical functions of each court.
As of July 6th, 2017 Melissa Harrell and the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office is excited to announce that we are now offering a web inquiry service that will allow you to search and view case information on our civil, criminal and traffic cases in both General Sessions and Circuit Courts
Our web inquiry service was designed to be offered by a subscription service fee only. Some Clerk’s Offices throughout the state are charging subscription fees as much as $350 annually, however, Melissa has opted to provide our customers with this service free of charge. By offering the service free of charge, it will allow us to better serve of community by providing access to the information our citizens need.
To access these court records, you will need to follow these steps:
Navigate your browser to http://rutherford.tncrtinfo.com
Click “Subscription Login” (in the upper-right corner)
Then use the following username and password to log in:
No Purse Policy
Open Records Information
Coming Soon... The Circuit Court Clerk's Office will be accepting online payments!