Criminal Division

BuildingThe General Sessions Criminal Court handles 100,000 cases per year. These are misdemeanors, preliminary hearings on felonies, traffic and environmental cases.

Committed to serving the citizens of Shelby County and responding to the needs of local law enforcement with innovative, customer-focused, cost-effective solutions.

The General Sessions Court Clerk's Office is responsible for the record keeping for the six civil divisions and nine criminal divisions in Shelby County, Tennessee.

Helpful Numbers

Service
Phone
County Probation
901-222-4000
Citizen's Dispute
901-222-4013
Prosecutors
901-222-1390
Jail Information
901-222-4700
Public Defender
901-222-2800
Shelby County Mayor's Action Center
901-222-2300