We are sincerely proud of our distinguished history, and are committed to future excellence through proactive, aggressive, and innovative policing to positively impact Black Hawk County citizens. This website demonstrates our pledge to provide consistently excellent service with a community outreach focus.
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Sheriff's Office Releases 2015 Annual Report

2015 Annual Report (.pdf)

Annual Report Press Release

The Sheriff's Office is taking applications for Deputy Sheriff.  They will be accepted until February 18, 2016.  The Civil Service Entrance Exam will be March 5, 2016 at 8:00 AM at the "W" in Waverly on the Wartburg Campus.

General Job Description

Basic Qualifications

Hiring Process

 Deputy of the Year 2015 Matt Reams

2015 Deputy of the Year Press Release

Deputy of the Year Webpage

Upcoming Sheriff's Town Hall Meetings

Since Sheriff Thompson was elected in 2008 and in every month since, he has hosted a community meeting somewhere in the county.  The locations move each month to a different community, in order to provide a transparent look at the Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office, allow the community to voice concerns, and spotlight programs and services offered by the Sheriff's Office. Everyone is welcome to attend!  
February 11th 6:30pm
Dunkerton Dunkerton City Hall, 200 Tower Street, Dunkerton * Make-up date due to January Cancellation
February 16th 6:30pm Cedar Falls Cedar Falls Public Library, 524 Main Street, Cedar Falls
March 22nd
Elk Run Heights Community Room, Elk Run City Hall, 5042 Lafayette Road, Elk Run Heights

New Details about the Range Training Facility can be found HERE.
Including directions, range info, contacts and schedules.



The Inmate Worker Program has had significant impact on...(READ MORE)

The Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office has Posted the New Fee Schedule since 2011!

New Fees ---> HERE

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Sheriff Tony Thompson


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