Winnebago County Court Cases (Iowa)

Winnebago County Courts are judicial bodies that operate at the federal, state, and local level to resolve legal disputes, including both criminal and civil charges in Winnebago County, Iowa. Courts also create and preserve records about the cases they hear. Many types of courts, including criminal, civil, family, and traffic courts, provide online access to Winnebago County court case records. These public records may provide information about the defendant and plaintiffs in a case, the charges brought against an individual, the outcome of a trial, any sentences, court decrees, or probation orders, and more. Winnebago County Court records also have records on divorces, probate for wills and estates, lawsuits filed against businesses, and complaints about sexual harassment or discrimination in Winnebago County. Court databases often allow the public to search Winnebago County court cases by the names of people involved.

Forest City District Court Forest IA 126 South Clark Street 50436 641-585-4520


Winnebago County Police Departments protect the community by stopping crimes and performing investigations in Winnebago County, Iowa. As part of their law enforcement responsibilities, Winnebago County Police Departments maintain court case records for any cases in which the police were involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, police records introduced during the Winnebago County court case, details about the police investigation, and any convictions or sentences. These court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, making them a key part of performing a Winnebago County background check. These records also list whether an individual is on the Iowa sex offender registry. Winnebago County court case records can be accessed directly from the Police Department, and some departments provide online request forms.

Buffalo Center City Police Department Buffalo Center IA 416 1st Avenue Northeast 50424 641-562-2200

Forest City Police Department Forest IA 525 North 4th Street 50436 641-585-2113

Lake Mills Police Department Lake Mills IA 304 South Mill Street 50450 641-592-2188

Winnebago County District Attorneys prosecute cases on behalf of the public in Winnebago County, Iowa. This can include both criminal and civil cases. The Winnebago County DA's Office maintains public records on ongoing cases as well as prior cases. These records include prosecutions for criminal felonies and misdemeanors such as assault, homicide, battery, and robbery, as well as civil cases against businesses or individuals who have violated the law. A Winnebago County court record search can identify litigants in a case and determine if an individual has any criminal convictions, making it an important part of a Winnebago County background check. District Attorneys may provide searchable databases of Winnebago County court cases on their websites.

Winnebago County District Attorney Forest IA 126 South Clark Street 50436 641-585-0020


Winnebago County Sheriff's Departments help maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Winnebago County, Iowa. As part of their role in law enforcement, the Winnebago County Sheriff maintains court case records for cases in which their office was involved. This can include records on criminal prosecutions for misdemeanors and felonies, investigation records introduced during the court case, and the outcome of a trial, including convictions, sentences, and incarcerations. These Winnebago County court cases contain important information about an individual's criminal history, and checking court cases is an important step in conducting a thorough Winnebago County background check. Sheriff's Departments may provide online access to their court records.

Winnebago County Sheriffs Department / Winnebago County Jail Forest IA 216 South Clark Street 50436 641-585-2828