About Criminal Court

Organization & Responsibilities


  • The Criminal Court of the Thirtieth Judicial District of the State of Tennessee is comprised of 10 different divisions of court, with each judge listening to cases involving:
  • No other county in Tennessee handles more cases each year than Shelby County, which averages about 28,000 filings and dispositions a year.

Criminal Court Is...


  • A Criminal Court of Record
  • The Appellate Court for General Sessions

    Criminal.

Criminal Court Is Not...

  • Traffic Court.
  • Civil Court
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Criminal Court Home

2011 Statistics

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