Des Moines County
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Public Records in Des Moines

Type of Record
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Des Moines County Criminal & Court Records

8th District Court

Address
PO Box 158 513 N Main St 3rd Floor Burlington, IA 52601
Phone
319-753-8262
Fax
319-753-8253
Hours
8AM-4:30PM M,W,F; 8AM-2:30PM T,TH
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, sealed, dissolution of marriage, mental health, domestic abuse or deferred records released
Civil Note
Search civil, probate, and appellate information at http://www.iowacourts.gov/.
General Note
City of Des Moines is not located here; see Polk county.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, aliases; also helpful: DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 7/1992, docket books prior

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

Click here to run on-site court house search

Des Moines County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Des Moines County PO Box 277 Burlington, IA 52601-0277
Phone
319-753-8221
Fax
319-753-8721
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include computer and legal books. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1992.

Courier Offices

Address
513 N Main St Burlington, IA 52601

County Assessor

Phone
319-753-8224

Treasurer

Phone
319-753-8252

Treasurer

Appraiser
319-753-8255

Elections

Appraiser
319-753-8266

Vital

Appraiser
319-753-8221