The Sheriff is the principal peace officer
of the county; duties include:
hour County wide Communications Center - Enhanced 911 (Law Enforcement,
Ambulance, Fire & Rescue)
Law Enforcement for the Communities of St. Charles and Truro
||K-9: Tracking and Drugs
County Jail - 12 beds: Visitation is on Sundays from 1:00PM to 5:00PM.
Visitors must be 18 years of age and have a current photo ID.
Registration is first come. Special visit requests should be directed to
the Jail administrator or Sheriff.
||Summons grand jurors and trial jurors
||May call any person to his aid, and when necessary summons the power
of the county
||Serves subpoenas and other notices and levies on property when a
judgment has been secured
||Executes and returns all writs and other legal processes issued by
||Custodian of the county jail and is responsible for all prisoners
committed to him until discharged by law
||Transport individuals to locations as directed by court order
What are Methamphetamines?
central nervous system stimulant
interactive effect upon pleasure centers in the brain
names include crank, meth, speed, uppers, ice
do they look like?
methamphetamine is white, odorless and bitter tasting
meth (impure) can appear as powder, lumps, chunks
meth can be brown, yellow, pinkish, reddish in color
are the physical effects and risks?
weight loss due to decreased appetite
heart rate and increased blood pressure
twitching, dilated pupils
of the teeth
What are the psychological effects and
of power/well being
Why do young people become users and abusers?
of other substances
Sheriff Jason Barnes
1012 N John Wayne Drive
PO Box 517
Winterset, IA 50273
For All Law Enforcement, Fire and Ambulance Emergencies:
Employees in the
Linda Barker, Civil Clerk
Clayton Allen, K-9 Deputy
Gary Davis, Deputy
Don Kinney, Deputy
Kory Heckstein, Deputy
Chad Hollerud, Deputy
Sheriff's Forms and
used in the Sheriff's office
Office Levy & Sale Information
Iowa Sex Offender Registry
Iowa State Sheriffs & Deputies Association (ISSDA)
Other Related Links:
Iowa Courts Online
National Sex Offender Registry