Linn County
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Linn County Criminal & Court Records

District Court

Address
PO Box 1468, County Courthouse 3rd Ave Bridge Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1468
Phone
319-398-3411
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, pending dissolution of marriage, mental health, or deferred records released
Civil Note
Search civil, probate, and appellate information at http://www.iowacourts.gov/.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: address, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer since 1993. Note some court files and dockets were destroyed by the 2008 flood.

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Linn County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Linn County PO Box 1406 Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1406
Phone
319-892-5420
Fax
319-892-5459
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1975.

Courier Offices

Address
2600 Edgewood Rd SW #706 Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

County Assessor

Phone
319-892-5220

Treasurer

Phone
319-892-5550

Elections

Appraiser
319-892-5400

Vital

Appraiser
319-892-5445