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  • 5th District Court Click here to run on-site court house search

    The Iowa State has Unified Judicial System for the provision of the court records regarding criminal, civil, family cases such as domestic relations and child support and traffic cases etc. The Court record of 5th District Court of Adams County can be found at the Judicial Information System of the State. The basic information is available free of cost such as case titles and filings, criminal charges, and fine payments etc. However there is monthly fee of $25 as registration fee for advanced search services.

    PO Box 484
    500 9th St, Courthouse
    Corning, IA 50841
     641-322-4523  8AM-12, 1-4:30PM M & W; closed Tu & Th at 4:30; 8AM-Noon Fri
    Jurisdiction Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
    Notes Probate fax is same as main fax number.
    • Criminal Records
    • Required Informationname, years to search, signed release
    • Years AvailableCriminal docket on books from late 1800s, on computer back to 11/96.
    • Record Retrieval MethodsIn person, online
    • Civil Records
    • Required Informationname, years to search
    • Years Available Civil records on computer from 1984, prior on docket books/ microfiche.

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Adams County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Adams County
PO Box 28
Corning, IA 50841
641-322-3744 8:30AM-4:30PM
Record Availability Pre-1990 indices are deeds, mortgages, misc. Records indexed on computer back to 4/88.

Courier Offices

500 9th St

Corning, IA 50841

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