Jackson County, Iowa Sheriff enforce state, county and city ordinances within the county.

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The Sheriff is an elected Jackson County official serving a four year term.

The Sheriff's Office is responsible in enforcing state, county and city ordinances within the county. Duties of the office include but are not limited to the following:

Reports of, and investigation of, thefts, vandalisms, assaults, illegal drug activity, reported child and/or domestic abuse, accidents and all other criminal allegations. Deputies are also responsible for the enforcement of traffic laws.
The Sheriff's Office is also required to carry out duties related with civil process including but not limited to:

 Original notices and petitions, garnishments, orders, sheriff sales, room and board reimbursements, evictions, protective orders and restraining orders, involuntary commitment of persons with mental illness and / or substance abuse, duties related to condemnation of private property and the execution and return all writs and other legal processes issued by lawful authority.

The Sheriff’s Office patrols 648 square miles of the county and is the chief law enforcement for the cities of Baldwin, La Motte, Monmouth, St. Donatus, Zwingle.

The Sheriff’s Office is located in the Jackson County Law Enforcement Center.

Employees  are member of the  Iowa State Sheriff's and Deputies Association.

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Russ Kettmann Jackson County Sheriff

Sheriff's office:
104 South Niagara Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060

Hours Office is open:
8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Phone Number:
(563) 652-3312

FAX Number:
(563) 652-0662

Russ Kettmann

Employees in
Sheriff's Office:

Chief Deputy
Steve Schroeder

Randy Manning

Terry Roling

Russ Long

Brandon Beck, Investigator

Chad Gruver

Chad Roeder

Corey Kettmann

Kody Sieverding, K-9

Civil Secretary
Kim Clark

Criminal Administrator
Karen Wells

Jail Administrator
Adam Pape

Sheriff's Forms:
Downloadable forms
used in the Sheriff's office

Sheriff's Links:
Iowa County
Attorneys Association

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

IA DOT Travel Information Service

Amber Alert Iowa

Other Related Links:
Iowa Attorney General


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