Sheriff’s Office



First Chief Deputy Vic Munoz, a veteran of the Sheriff's Office serving since 1978, has extensive knowledge and experience in all areas of the Sheriff's Office and is a 2008 graduate of the FBI National Academy. The First Chief Deputy assists the Sheriff with the responsibility for the day-to-day internal operations of the Sheriff's Office. Chief Deputy Munoz has demonstrated a strong commitment to public safety and has facilitated cooperative efforts with law enforcement leaders and government officials at the local, state and federal levels.


The Administration Division provides a variety of management and support services for the entire Sheriff's Office. Examples of these services include:

  • Recruitment and Retention
  • Human Resources
  • Planning
  • Training
  • Employee Development
  • Union Relations
  • Public Relations
  • Community Programming
  • Internal Investigations


Mid-Iowa Narcotics Task Force

The MINE Task Force is a multi-jurisdictional drug task force. The Task Force is designed to aggressively combat street level drug dealers and to disrupt and dismantle mid-level to upper-level drug trafficking and manufacturing organizations in the task force area.

Contact Us

Polk County Sheriff
1985 NE 51st Place
Des Moines, Iowa 50313

Administration: (515) 286-3814
Administration Fax: (515) 323-5473
Civil: (515) 286-3800
: (515) 286-3333
Jail: (515) 323-5400
Law Enforcement
: (515) 286-3306