The best approach to conducting an arrest warrant search in Hamilton County, IA would be to visit one of the state agencies listed further in this article. However, this may not always be the most convenient option. Besides the fact that you will need to put in some legwork to find the active warrants, such inquiries are not anonymous.
This creates two problems; the first being that the subject might find out that you have been snooping behind his back and second that you will not be able to get the warrant search done if you have orders for arrests out in your name. Do not expect to earn cookie point just because you walked into the police station demanding to know about the Hamilton County outstanding warrants against you.
You will be arrested on the spot, so unless you savor the idea of spending the night in jail, it is highly recommended that you send your lawyer ahead of you to collect the information. If you think that enlisting the help of an attorney would be a needless expenditure, try a third party website. Check out the form on top of this page; it can be used to get access to a private database of arrest records and active warrants. For a state agency, go to:
- The Police: 2300 Superior St, Webster City, Iowa 50595
- The court: 2300 Superior St, Webster City, IA 50595
- The clerk of court: 2800 Superior Street, Suite 100, Webster City, Iowa 50595
Hamilton County, Iowa is like scores of other geographical divisions of the state where crime levels stay around the 320 incident level. The violent crime rate of the county which is at 12% of the annual total also measures up to that of the other areas. However, violent criminal activity has increased by over 60% in Hamilton in the past few years which might put it in the high crime bracket.