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Polk County Criminal & Court Records

Circuit & County Courts - Felony Division

Address
PO Box 9000, Drawer CC-9 255 N Broadway Ave Bartow, FL 33830
Phone
863-534-4462
Fax
863-534-4457
Hours
8AM-5PM
Jurisdiction
Felony
Restricted Records
No sex related cases, victims or child abuse released

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search, DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on computer-felonies since 1977, misdemeanors purged periodically. Both on microfiche and archived since 1800s

Record Retrieval Methods

Phone, mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

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Circuit & County Courts - Misdemeanor Division

Address
PO Box 9000, Drawer CC10 Bartow, FL 33831-9000
Phone
863-534-4446
Fax
863-534-4137
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Jurisdiction
Misdemeanor, Traffic
Restricted Records
No sex related cases, victims or child abuse released

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records on computer; felonies since 1977, misdemeanors purged periodically. Both on microfiche and archived since 1800s

Record Retrieval Methods

Mail, in person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Polk County Court Recorder Offices

County Clerk of the Circuit Court

Address
Polk County PO Box 9000, Drawer CC-8 Bartow, FL 33831-9000
Phone
863-534-4516
Fax
863-534-4008
Hours
8AM-5PM
Record Avalilability
Separate indices to search. Records indexed on computer from 1957 forward. Records on film back to 1861.

Courier Offices

Address
255 N Broadway Bartow, FL 33830

County Assessor

Phone
863-534-4777

Treasurer

Appraiser
863-534-4777

Elections

Appraiser
863-534-5888

Vital

Appraiser
863-519-7900