County Courthouse

The Linn County Courthouse is located at 51 Third Avenue Bridge (May’s Island) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The Courthouse houses the Linn County Attorney’s Criminal Division, the Linn County Clerk’s Office and 12 courtrooms that handle the adult criminal and civil court proceedings for the Sixth Judicial District. 

The County Attorney’s criminal division is charged with the prosecution of criminal violations as defined by the Code of Iowa. The Linn County Attorney’s criminal division handles cases ranging from felony crimes, indictable misdemeanors and simple misdemeanors. 

The Linn County Clerk’s Office (a division of the State of Iowa) is also located in the Courthouse. The clerk’s office is divided into Civil, Accounting, Criminal and Traffic, and Juvenile divisions. They handle divorces, domestic abuse issues, Civil No Contact Orders, foreclosures, child support payments, traffic fines, court fees/fines, seized property, adoptions and jury related needs, among other duties. 


The Linn County Courthouse is open from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Attorney’s Office and the Clerk’s offices open at 8 a.m. 


Contact Information:


Linn County Attorney’s Office – 319-892-6350
Linn County Clerk of Court – Main number 319-398-3411
  • Criminal & Traffic Division – 319-398-3411 ext. 1132 or 1162
  • Civil Division – 319-398-3411 ext. 1212
  • Juvenile Division – 319-398-3411 ext. 2163
  • Accounting Division – 319-398-3411 ext. 1243