Sheriff's Office

Sheriffs Office

It is the mission of the Linn County Sheriff’s Office to protect the lives and property of the residents 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. May is Mental Health Awareness Month

    Now's the time to check into resources for yourself or for anyone you know who may be struggling. Read on...
  2. Linn County Sheriff’s Office Implements Medical Priority Dispatch System

    The new system follows nationally recognized standards and research-based protocols to identify life-threatening situations and to safely prioritize calls. Read on...
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