Madison County
Iowa Public Records

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Madison County Criminal & Court Records

5th District Court

Address
PO Box 152 112 N John Wayne Dr Winterset, IA 50273
Phone
515-462-4451
Fax
515-462-9825
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 of 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: DOB

Years Available

Criminal docket on books from 1880s; computerized records since 1996. Misdemeanors from 1974 to present.

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Madison County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Madison County PO Box 152 Winterset, IA 50273-0152
Phone
515-462-3771
Fax
515-462-5006
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1987.

Courier Offices

Address
112 N John Wayne Dr Courthouse Winterset, IA 50273

County Assessor

Phone
515-462-4303

Treasurer

Phone
515-462-1542

Elections

Appraiser
515-462-3914

Vital

Appraiser
515-462-3771