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Black Hawk County Criminal & Court Records

  • 1st District Court Click here to run on-site court house search

    Access to the 1st District Courts’ Records at Black Hawk is allowed to the public in general through the subscription to the Combined Judicial System of the Iowa State which maintains the Judicial Information System. Anyone can access the records of civil and criminal records of the courts but with limitations. Unlimited access is allowed on subscribing to the Judicial System Website on payment of $25 as monthly subscription charges for the provision of advanced research services.

    316 E 5th St
    PO Box 9500
    Waterloo, IA 50703
     319-833-3251  8AM-4:30PM M,W,F; 8AM-2:30PM T,TH
    Jurisdiction Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
    • Criminal Records
    • Required Informationname, years to search; also helpful: DOB, SSN
    • Years AvailableCriminal records computerized from 1992, docket books from early 1900s
    • 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.

Black Hawk County Background Checks

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Black Hawk County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Black Hawk County
316 E 5th St, Rm 208
Waterloo, IA 50703-4774
319-833-3170 8AM-4:30PM
Record Availability Separate indices to search. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1989.

Courier Offices

316 E 5th St, Rm 208
Waterloo, IA 50703

County Assessor






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