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Your County Attorney

Your County Attorney is the legal advisor and chief law enforcement officer for your county.

The County Attorney DOES

Being a Witness

Keep in Touch
If you change address or phone number, contact the Sheriff or Police Department investigating your case. If the county Attorney filed a charge, notify that office. If you have been subpoenaed, call the County Attorney's Office before you go to Court to make sure you don't make an unnecessary trip. Court cases are often rescheduled for a variety of reasons.

A Crime Victim's Right

Who is a victim of Crime?
For the purpose of victim rights, a victim is defined as a person who has suffered physical, emotional, or financial harm as a result of a crime. The term victim also includes immediate family members of a murder victim as well as a victim who was rendered incompetent as a result of the offense.

Obtaining Criminal History

The Butler County Attorney's office cannot distribute a person's criminal history. If you would like to obtain a person's criminal history, you should contact the:

Related Links

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Statewide Victim Resources

Iowa Attorney General's Office
Crime Victim Assistance Division
100 Court Avenue Suite 100
Des Moines, IA 50319
(800) 373-5044
Click Here

Iowa Coalition Against
Sexual Assault (Iowa CASA)
2603 Bell Avenue #102
Des Moines, IA 50321
(515) 244-8082
www.iowacasa.org

Iowa Statewide Domestic Abuse Hotline
(800) 942-0333

Iowa Statewide Sexual Abuse Hotline
(800) 284-7821

Iowa Department of Human Services Child & Dependant Adult Abuse
24-Hour Hotline
(800) 362-2178

Contact County Attorney

Greg Lievens, County Attorney
Martin Petersen, Assistant County Attorney
Wendy Dralle, Office Manager and Victim/Witness Coordinator
Bev Harms, Secretary

Butler County Courthouse
428 Sixth Street
P.O. Box 307
Allison, IA 50602

P: (319) 267-2521
F: (319) 267-4025
E: attorney@butlercoiowa.org

M-T: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
F: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Court Schedule
District Court: Alternating Mondays
Magistrate Court: Tuesdays
Associate Court: Wednesdays

Please call 319-267-2521 for an appointment when possible