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Kevin J. Schneider

County Sheriff

Term expires: 2020

Sheriff Kevin J. Schneider is a veteran of the Polk County Sheriff's Office serving the citizens of Polk County since 1981.  He has extensive knowledge and experience within every division of the Sheriff's Office.  He is a graduate of the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy with several specialized classes in the field of law enforcement, including the 5-Star Leadership Program.  He earned a degree in criminal justice, is a graduate of the Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command, and a graduate of the Iowa Certified Public Managers program from the State of Iowa and Drake University.

Sheriff Schneider is also a member of and volunteers for several community organizations.


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