Shelby Iowa
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Shelby County Criminal & Court Records

4th District Court

Address
PO Box 431 612 Court St Harlan, IA 51537
Phone
712-755-5543
Fax
712-755-2667
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/.
General Note
The court will not perform name searches.

Criminal Records

Required Information

name, years to search; also helpful: DOB

Years Available

Criminal records on original files back to 1980, microfilm prior, on computer back to 10/95

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Shelby County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Shelby County PO Box 67 Harlan, IA 51537-0067
Phone
712-755-5640
Fax
712-755-7556
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1/1988.

Courier Offices

Address
612 Court St, Rm 201 Harlan, IA 51537

County Assessor

Phone
712-755-5718

Treasurer

Phone
712-755-5847

Elections

Appraiser
712-755-3831

Vital

Appraiser
712-755-5640