Sheriff's Office - Jefferson County Board of Supervisors

Sheriff's Office, Jefferson County, Iowa

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Sheriff's Office

Duties: The sheriff's office is responsible for law enforcement and the county jail (see more below).

Location: Jefferson County Law Enforcement Center, 1200 W. Grimes Ave, Fairfield, Iowa.

The Fairfield Police Department is also housed in this building, as well as the County Jail.

Telephone: 641-472-4146
For emergencies only, dial 911

Sheriff (elected official): Greggory Morton, assumed office 01/01/13, term expires 2020,
Chief deputy: Bart Richmond,
Jail Administrator: Mike Simons,

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Staff Photo, 2018
Front row L-R: Sheriff Gregg Morton, Chief Deputy Bart Richmond, Lieutenant Jerry Marcellus, Civil SGT. Michele Campbell, Civil Clerk Ruth Deao.
Back row L-R: Deputy Mark Miller, Deputy Rusty Simpson, Deputy Kent Lox, Deputy Angela Pohren, Deputy Justin Smith, Deputy Tracy Vance, Deputy Aaron Hopper, Deputy Kris Metcalf.
Sheriff's Staff 2018.

Duties: The County Sheriff along with the County Attorney are chiefly responsible for enforcement of laws. The county maintains a jail which the County Sheriff supervises. Some of the duties of the County Sheriff are as follows: