Wapello County
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Wapello County Criminal & Court Records

8th District Court

Address
101 W 4th St Ottumwa, IA 52501
Phone
641-683-0060
Fax
641-683-0064
Hours
8AM-4:30PM (Closed T, Th at 2:30PM)
Jurisdiction
Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction, Small Claims, Probate, Domestic Abuse
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
SSNs are only maintained on a confidential sheet not available to the public.

Criminal Records

Required Information

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

Years Available

Criminal records computerized from 5/1994; docket books prior.

Record Retrieval Methods

In person, online

Civil Records

Required Information

name, years to search

Click here to run on-site court house search

Wapello County Court Recorder Offices

County Recorder

Address
Wapello County 101 W 4th St Ottumwa, IA 52501
Phone
641-683-0046
Hours
8AM-4:30PM
Record Avalilability
All recorded documents are in one master index. Records indexed on a public use terminal back to 1989.

Courier Offices

Address
101 W 4th St Ottumwa, IA 52501

County Assessor

Phone
641-683-0088

Treasurer

Phone
641-683-0040

Elections

Appraiser
641-683-0020

Vital

Appraiser
641-683-0047