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    The 3rd District Courts in Crawford County hold jurisdiction over civil as well as criminal cases. Citizens of Iowa State are authorized to view the courts records through the Website of the Unified Judicial System of Iowa State. This access is limited in case of being free access to case titles and filings, criminal charges, case disposition, child support payments, and fine payments. Full access is available on the payment of subscription fee of $25 per month for facilitation of advanced search tools for viewing the court records.

    1202 Broadway, Ste 1P

    Denison, IA 51442
     712-263-5753  8AM-4:30PM M,W,F; 8AM-2:30PM T,TH
    Jurisdiction Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
    • Criminal Records
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    • Years AvailableCriminal records available since 1937, on docket books from 1869, on computer back to 10/96, Traffic to 1/16/96.
    • Record Retrieval MethodsIn person, online
    • Civil Records
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    • Years Available Civil records on computer from 1984, prior on docket books/ microfiche.

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Crawford County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Crawford County
1202 Broadway
Denison, IA 51442
712-263-3413 8AM-4:30PM
Record Availability All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on computer from 1989 to present, prior indexes are all separate: land deed, land mortgages, town deeds, town mortgages, misc.

Courier Offices

1202 Broadway

Denison, IA 51442

County Assessor






Vital Records

712-263-3643; no info given over the phone.

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