Marty Arganbright

Chief Deputy:
Jeremy Bennett

Todd Thorn
Jesse Swensen

Kent Gries

Civil Clerk:
Leora Laughery


Mike Herbert



Miles Boatman

Amy Cleveland
Charles Cleveland

Karla Lane

Paula Martinson
Krysty Melton

Randy Rogers

Phone: (641) 747-2214
Fax: (641) 747-3346

Guthrie County Sheriff
200 North 5th Street
Guthrie Center, IA 50115

Hrs: 24 hours/day

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Guthrie County Sheriff
The county's principal peace officer is the Guthrie County Sheriff, who is elected every four years. Currently, the Sheriff is Marty Arganbright. The Sheriff and Sheriff's Deputies are the police force for residents of the unincorporated areas of the county.

The Sheriff's Office handles all routine and emergency calls for these areas, and regularly patrols all areas of the county.

The Sheriff's Office also issues permits to purchase and carry firearms and houses the Guthrie County Jail.

News of Interest

Upcoming Events
Sheriff's Sales:

Melinda & Robert Jones Sale - 703 N Division St, Stuart, IA 50250  - 
April 24, 2014 at 10:00 A.M.
Tina Pounds - 8143 Lakeshore Dr, Dexter, IA - April 24, 2014 - SALE
Lars & Sheryljan Hedlund - Lake Panorama, Panora, IA  - April 24, 2014 -
Jane Nevins vs Lyle Nevins - 3588 280th St, Redfield, IA - April 24,

Gary Rosenbeck - 500 N 12th St, Guthrie Center, IA  - Postponed from
April 14, 2014 until 5/19/2014

Relevant Links
Sex Offender Registry
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Iowa State Patrol
Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI)
Iowa Department of Transportation
Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)
Concerns of Police Survivors - The Source for Law Enforcement


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