Sheriff's Office

Sheriffs Office


It is the mission of the Linn County Sheriff's Office to protect the lives and property of the citizens of this county by providing the highest quality and most professional law enforcement, correctional, and support services attainable in a cost-effective manner.

The Linn County Sheriff's Office is the second largest sheriff's office in Iowa. We are a full service law enforcement agency that operates seven areas of public service, including the Patrol, Criminal (Detective), Communications, General Services, Finance, Civil, and Correctional Center Divisions.

  1. Linn County Sheriff's Office Receives Credible Leadership Organization Certification

    On behalf of the Commissioners of the Criminal Justice Commission on Credible Leadership (CJCCLD) of the National Command & Staff College (NCSC), I am delighted to recognize the Linn County Sheriff’s Office as a Credible Leadership Organization (CLO). Read on...
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