Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Schneider

Kevin J. Schneider Kevin J. Schneider

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 and volunteers for several community organizations.

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