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PCSO OFFICES CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY - MONDAY, MAY 27, 2019

Thursday, May 23, 2019

PCSO Offices Closed for Memorial Day – Monday May 27, 2019 

 

Certain divisions of the Polk County Sheriff’s Office will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019, in observance of Memorial Day.  Services that will be interrupted include the processing of weapons permits, access to public information and records, video visitation at the Polk County Jail lobby, as well as duties of the Civil Division and Court Services Division.  

There will be no video visitation at the Polk County Jail in the lobby Monday, May 27, 2019.  The schedule for remote (internet service) visits with inmates at the Polk County Jail will be available through www.iwebvisit.com.  

All offices will be open on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. 

 

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POLK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

There is nothing more important than our children’s safety. Please watch and share this message and help our children stay safe!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uztS577R-Pk

SHERIFF'S OFFICE NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR DETENTION OFFICER THROUGH JUNE 28, 2019

Monday, May 20, 2019

Detention Officer Applications Now Being Accepted

Through June 28, 2019

The Polk County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer through February 22, 2019.  If you or someone you know is interested in joining our team, you may apply online at:

http://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/hr/job-opportunities/

Salary Range: $45,032,.00 - $65,689.00 Annually

 

Closing Date: June 28, 2019 at 5:00 P.M.

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PCSO OFFICES CLOSED FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY, MONDAY, JANUARY 21, 2019

Friday, January 18, 2019

The Polk County Sheriff’s Offices closed for Martin Luther King Day on Monday January 21, 2019 

 

Certain divisions of the Polk County Sheriff’s Office will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019, in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Services that will be interrupted include the processing of weapons permits, access to public information and records, video visitation at the Polk County Jail lobby, as well as duties of the Civil Division and Court Services Division.  

There will be no video visitation at the Polk County Jail in the lobby Monday, January 21. The schedule for remote (internet service) visits with inmates at the Polk County Jail will be available through www.iwebvisit.com

All offices will be open on Tuesday, January 22, 2019.  

 

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PCSO OFFICES CLOSED FOR NEW YEAR'S DAY - TUESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2019

Monday, December 31, 2018

PCSO Offices Closed Tuesday, January 1, 2019, For New Year’s Day

 

Certain divisions of the Polk County Sheriff’s Office will be closed on Tuesday, January 1, 2019, in observance of New Year’s Day. Services that will be interrupted include the processing of weapons permits, access to public information and records, video visitation at the Polk County Jail lobby, as well as duties of the Civil Division and Court Services Division.  

There will be no video visitation at the Polk County Jail in the lobby Tuesday, January 1, 2019. The schedule for remote (internet service) visits with inmates at the Polk County Jail will be available through www.iwebvisit.com

All offices will be open on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.  

Have a safe New Years. 

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PCSO OFFICES CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY - DECEMBER 24-25, 2018

Thursday, December 20, 2018

PCSO Offices Closed For Christmas Holiday

Monday, December 24, 2018, and Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Certain divisions of the Polk County Sheriff’s Office will be closed on Monday December 24, 2018 and Tuesday December 25, 2018 in observance of the Christmas holiday. Services that will be interrupted include the processing of weapons permits, access to public information and records, video visitation at the Polk County Jail lobby, as well as duties of the Civil Division and Court Services Division.  

There will be no video visitation at the Polk County Jail in the lobby Monday December 24, or Tuesday December 25, 2018. The schedule for remote (internet service) visits with inmates at the Polk County Jail will be available through www.iwebvisit.com

All offices will be open on Wednesday, December 26, 2018.  

Have a safe and enjoyable holiday season. 

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SHERIFF'S OFFICE NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR DETENTION OFFICER THROUGH APRIL 15, 2015 (1)

Thursday, March 19, 2015

PolkCounty Government

 Des Moines, Iowa

  

Detention Officer

 

Polk County Sheriffs Office

 

Salary Range:  $39,610.00 - $56,371.00 Annually 

Under general supervision ensures the protection, welfare, safety, custody and control of inmates incarcerated in the Polk County Jail.

 

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer. Applications will be accepted now through April 15, 2015.   A complete, detailed job description for this position is available on the Polk County Human Resources website: http://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/hr/job-opportunities/

 

DEADLINE: Applicants must submit an online application and required documents by April 15, 2015. 

CONTACT INFO:

Polk County Human Resources

111 Court Avenue Suite 390

Des Moines, Iowa 50309

Office: (515) 286-3200

Website: humanres@polkcountyiowa.gov

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

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