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Polk County Criminal & Court Records
Polk County Courthouse, Rm 301 850 Main St Dallas, OR 97338
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate, Divorce, Family
No adoption, juvenile, sealed by Judge, expunged, mental health records released
Index online at the statewide OJIN system, call 800-858-9658 for information.
2nd fax- 503-623-6614, Probate is a separate index at this same address.
name, years to search, DOB; also helpful: SSN
Criminal records computerized from 1985, microfilm, archives from 1969 (District) back to 1800s (Circuit)
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Phone, fax, mail, online, in person
name, years to search
Click here to run on-site court house search
Polk County Court Recorder Offices
Polk County 850 Main St Dallas, OR 97338-3179
All in one. Vital records included, except divorce record index must be searched at the circuit court. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1985 (Do not have birth records, only have death records-if they are recorded).
850 Main St Courthouse Dallas, OR 97338
503-623-9264 (also Tax)