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Welcome to the home page for Polk County Attorney John P. Sarcone.
The attorneys and staff in the Polk County Attorney's Office work hard to achieve justice for the victims of crime and to serve the community of over 430,000 residents in Polk County, by prosecuting violations of state law and providing legal counsel to the county government.
The County Attorney is the legal advisor and chief law enforcement officer for the county. The Civil Division provides legal counsel to elected officials and County departments and represents the County in court actions. The Criminal Division files and prosecutes charges for violations of state law that occur within Polk County. The Juvenile Division represents the state in Child in Need of Assistance cases and juvenile delinquency matters.
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On April 21, 2017 Megan Bethke appeared in FECR280447 for a probation violation hearing. She had complied with the conditions of her probation other than compl…
On April 19, 2017, Michael John Wanchanic was found guilty by a Polk County District Court judge of two charges of Murder in the First Degree as charged in crim…
Individuals have the right to make decisions about their lives; including, where...
There are people in our community who suffer from a mental illness or subst...
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