Sheriff’s Office


Thursday, December 28, 2017

PCSO Offices Closed Monday, January 1, 2018, For New Year’s Day 

Certain divisions of the Polk County Sheriff’s Office will be closed on Monday, January 1, 2018, 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 Monday, January 1, 2018. The schedule for remote (internet service) visits with inmates at the Polk County Jail will be available through

All offices will be open on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.  

Have a safe and enjoyable holiday season.



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