Prowers County Court

Find Prowers County Colorado courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts. Courts provide information on legal cases, law documents, case searches, and appeals.

Granada Municipal Court 103 South Main Street Granada CO 81041 719-734-5411

Holly Municipal Court 100 Tony Garcia Dr Holly CO 81047 719-537-6622

Lamar District Court 301 South Main Street Lamar CO 81052 719-336-7424

Lamar Municipal Court 102 East Parmenter Street Lamar CO 81052 719-336-4376

Prowers County Court 301 South Main Street Lamar CO 81052 719-336-7426

Wiley Municipal Court 304 Main Street Wiley CO 81092 719-829-4974

About Prowers County Courts

Courts in Prowers County, CO are government institutions that resolve legal disputes in accordance with local Prowers County and Colorado law and are housed in Prowers County courthouses. Courts are divided into Criminal Courts and Civil Courts. In Prowers County Criminal Courts, the government prosecutes a case against parties accused of breaking the law. In Prowers County Civil Courts the Court resolves disputes between citizens.

You may contact Courts for questions about:
  • Prowers County court records and judgments
  • Law documents, filings and case records
  • Appealing Prowers County court judgments
  • Court calendars and dockets
  • Prowers County background checks
Prowers County Court Records

Prowers County court records are available to the public at the Prowers County Courthouse. Records vary by specific court, however, commonly requested public records include copies of court decisions, court filings and records, court dockets and calendars, people and background check information as well as criminal records.

About the US Court System

The United States Legal System is comprised of a Federal Court System and Fifty State Court Systems which hear cases at Prowers County Courthouses.

Prowers County Trial Courts

Prowers County Courts, where cases are heard for the first time, are where both sides, the prosecutor and defendant present evidence to argue and support their versions of events. A jury usually decides the outcome of cases and a single judge presides over the court room.

Limited Jurisdiction Court

Limited Jurisdiction Courts in Prowers County are typically limited to hearing only cases about small claims, traffic and driving violations, and misdemeanor offenses. Other courts of limited jurisdiction include Prowers County Probate Courts and Prowers County Family Courts.

Appellate Court in Prowers County, Colorado

Appellate Courts, or Courts of Appeal, hear appeals of decisions that are reached in Prowers County Trial Courts. A judge or a panel of judges presides over the appellate process and decides the outcome of the trial rather than a jury.

Colorado Federal Courts

Federal Courts are divided into Trial Courts and Appellate courts. Prowers County Federal Courts are divided into Courts of General Jurisdiction and Courts of Limited Jurisdiction. General Jurisdiction Courts preside over all matters of cases, whereas Courts of Limited Jurisdiction are limited by their scope. Federal Courts in Colorado are referred to as Superior Courts or District Courts and have jurisdictional authority over defined geographic areas.

Twelve Circuit Courts comprise the US Appellate Court System with the United States Supreme Court at its head. Appellate Courts in Colorado state are similar to the Federal System, whereas multiple appellate courts hear cases within a defined geographic area, governed by the highest State Court, the Colorado Supreme Court.