Sheriff's Department



The sheriff is the chief law enforcement officer for the county. Administration of the county jail is only one of the sheriff's many duties. The sheriff is also required to make special investigations into alleged law violations when directed by the county attorney. In unincorporated areas of the county the sheriff is responsible for law enforcement. The sheriff also provides law enforcement services for towns that contract with the office. Finally, the sheriff issues all gun permits and is in charge of the county drug task force.



Contact Info

106 W Coolbaugh St
Red Oak, IA 51566
Phone: 712-623-5107
Crime Stoppers: 888-434-2712




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