Palo Alto Iowa
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Palo Alto County Criminal & Court Records

3rd District Court

Address
1010 Broadway, Ste 200 Emmetsburg, IA 50536
Phone
712-852-3603
Fax
712-852-2274
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/.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB, SSN

Years Available

Criminal docket on books from 1800s; computerized from 1997

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Palo Alto County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Palo Alto County PO Box 248 Emmetsburg, IA 50536
Phone
712-852-3701
Fax
712-852-3704
Hours
8AM-4PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1984.

Courier Offices

Address
1010 Broadway Emmetsburg, IA 50536

County Assessor

Phone
712-852-3823

Treasurer

Phone
712-852-3844

Elections

Appraiser
712-852-2924

Vital

Appraiser
712-852-3701