Sheriff’s Office

Office of Planning and Development

Director Frank Marasco


Director Frank Marasco began his career with Polk County in the Human Resources Department, and holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Drake University as well as a Certified Public Manager designation from the State of Iowa.  Director Marasco now leads the Office of Planning and Development. This team provides professional services internally to the Sheriff's Office. 

 Primary areas of focus include:

  • Budget, Grant, Contract & Financial Services
  • Project Management
  • Strategic & Capital Planning
  • Statistical Analysis & Reporting
  • Technology Projects & Services
  • Research
  • Special Projects

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