Poweshiek County Sheriff's Office

   4802 Barnes City Rd.
   PO Box 297
   Montezuma, IA 50171
   Office: 641-623-5679
   Admin Fax: 641-623-5120
   24/7 Fax: 641-623-5600

   Website: www.poweshiekcosheriff.com

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Welcome to the Poweshiek County Sheriff's Office Web site!

I would like to welcome you to the Poweshiek County Sheriff's Office Website.  The Poweshiek County Sheriff's Office strives hard to facilitate the needs of our community.  This website should help the community in understanding the services that we offer and the aspects of our agency.


Thomas E. Kriegel, Sheriff

Poweshiek County Sheriff's Office

Iowa State Sheriff's & Deputies Association  www.issda.org

Iowa Sex Offender Registry www.iowasexoffenders.com

Poweshiek County Emergency Management Agency http://www.poweshiekready.org/


Questions about the Concealed Weapons Laws?

SSF2379 of 2010, Concealed Weapons Permit Information is available here




*ATTENTION*   Current Concealed Weapons Permit Holders     *ATTENTION* 

Renewal process for current permit holders who renew their permits after January 1, 2011:

  • Come to the Sheriff's Office between 8 am & 3:30 pm Monday through Friday.
  • Current permit  holders who renew within 30 days of the permit's expiration date will not be required to take training.  
  • The permit will be issued as a new permit and will be issued for 5 years for a fee of $50.00
  • Now Available- Plastic photo ID's for Permit to Carry are available for an additional $15.00

Please be advise that you will need the exact change or a check for the above purchases.

We are not equipped to make change, take debit or charge cards at this time.

If there are any questions, please call 641-623-5679 and ask for Sheriff Tom Kriegel.