The Shelby County Sheriff Department acts as a law enforcement agency at the county level in Shelby County, Iowa. Shelby County Sheriffs protect the community and maintain public order by investigating crimes, making arrests, and helping courts prosecute criminals. The Sheriff Department maintains Shelby County public records on all its arrests and investigations, including misdemeanor and felony charges. These records contain personal information about criminals and suspected criminals, including their complete criminal history, all arrests and jail bookings, and any incarcerations. These Shelby County Sheriff Department records are an important source of Shelby County background check information, and they list whether someone is on the Iowa sex offender registry. The county Sheriff Department may provide online access to their Shelby County criminal records.
Shelby County Sheriffs Office / Shelby County Jail Harlan IA 1104 9th Street 51537 712-755-5026