Polk County Court Records (Iowa)

Search Polk County, IA court records. Get public court records from clerks, courts, district attorneys, town and city halls.


Polk County Clerks file important documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain a public archive for the municipality. The Polk County Clerk’s Office is a valuable source for court records in Iowa. Multiple Polk County court records can be obtained through the Clerk’s Office, including case records for felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic infractions, as well as bankruptcy filings, divorce decrees, and Tax Court records. Clerk’s Offices provide online access to Polk County court records.

Altoona City Clerk Altoona IA 407 8th Street Southeast 50009 515-967-5136

Des Moines City Clerk Des Moines IA 400 East 1st Street 50309 515-283-4141

Mitchellville City Clerk Mitchellville IA 204 Center Avenue North 50169 515-967-2935

Polk County Clerk Des Moines IA 500 Mulberry Street 50309 515-286-3772


Town Halls and City Halls in Polk County are the chief administrative offices that runs towns and cities in Polk County, IA. They often maintain records on their jurisdiction, making them an important source for Polk County court records. Town and City Hall court records can include case records for felonies and misdemeanors, criminal violations, bankruptcies, divorces, and other legal matters. Town and City Halls provide online access to Polk County court records.

Altoona City Hall Altoona IA 407 8th Street Southeast 50009 515-967-7866

Ankeny City Hall Ankeny IA 410 West 1st Street 50023 515-965-6469

Bondurant City Hall Bondurant IA 100 Lincoln Street Southeast 50035 515-967-2418

Clive City Hall Clive IA 1900 Northwest 114th Street 50325 515-223-6220

Des Moines City Hall Des Moines IA 400 Robert D. Ray Drive 50309 515-283-4209

Grimes City Hall Grimes IA 101 Northeast Harvey Street 50111 515-986-3036

Johnston City Hall Johnston IA 6221 Merle Hay Road 50131 515-278-2344

Pleasant Hill City Hall Pleasant Hill IA 5160 Maple Drive 50327 515-262-9368

Polk City City Hall Polk IA 112 South 3rd Street 50226 515-984-6233

Runnells City Hall Runnells IA 110 Brown Street 50237 515-966-2042

Sheldahl City Hall Sheldahl IA 803 2nd Street 50243 515-685-2814

Urbandale City Hall Urbandale IA 3600 86th St 50322 515-278-3900

West Des Moines City Hall West Des Moines IA 4200 Mills Civic Parkway 50265 515-222-3444

Windsor Heights City Hall Windsor Heights IA 1133 66th St 50324 515-279-3662


Polk County Courts maintain records on their cases and make these public records available upon request, making them an important source for Polk County, IA court records. These records can include Polk County criminal records for felonies and misdemeanors, criminal violations, and traffic infractions. Courts may also have records on civil court cases, including bankruptcies, divorces, adoptions, tax court records, and other legal transactions. Courts provide Polk County court records for online requests.

Des Moines District Court Des Moines IA 500 Mulberry Street 50309 515-286-3772


Polk County District Attorneys are charged with prosecuting crimes in court. District Attorneys maintain records on their cases, making them a valuable source for court records. The District Attorney’s Office makes Polk County criminal records available to the public, including records on current cases, recent cases, ongoing criminal cases, and upcoming court dates. District Attorney’s Offices provide online access to court records in Polk County, Iowa.

Polk County District Attorney Des Moines IA 222 5th Avenue 50309 515-286-3737