Lincoln South Dakota
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Lincoln South Dakota court records and public records

Lincoln County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit Court

Address
Clerk of Courts 104 N Main St Canton, SD 57013
Phone
605-987-5891
Fax
605-987-9088
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Domestic, Probate
Restricted Records
No juvenile, sealed, adoption or mental health records released
Civil Note
Access civil money judgments from 04/19/2004 forward on a statewide system at https://apps.sd.gov/applications/judgmentquery/login.aspx.
General Note
Note that civil cases for amounts up to $12,000 may be held at the Magistrate Court, but all money judgments can be access as described below.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB; also helpful: address, SSN or DL#

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 7/89 on a statewide system

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address

Click here to run on-site court house search

Lincoln County Court Recorder Offices

Register of Deeds

Address
Lincoln County 104 N Main St #130 Canton, SD 57013-1703
Phone
605-764-5661
Fax
605-764-6623
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search include land records by legal descriptions. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1996.

Courier Offices

Address
104 N Main St #103 Canton, SD 57013

County Assessor

Phone
605-764-2571

Treasurer

Phone
605-764-5701

Elections

Appraiser
605-764-2581

Vital

Appraiser
605-764-5661