Altoona, IA Police

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Altoona, Iowa Jail and Mugshot Information

Altoona is a city in Polk County, Iowa. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9.35 square miles (24.22 sq. km). The City of Altoona had a population of approximately 14,541 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Altoona, Iowa is Dean O’Connor. Dean O’Connor can be contacted at (515) 967-3895 and by email at

Dean O’Connor, Mayor
Altoona City Mayor’s Office
City Hall
407 8th St SE,
Altoona, IA 50009 |
Phone: (515) 967-3895

Altoona City Mayor

Violent crime rate in 2017 in Altoona: 67.4; U.S. Average: 214.8
Violent crime rate in 2016 in Altoona: 91.4; U.S. Average: 216.3

Facts about crime in Altoona, Iowa:

  • The overall crime rate in Altoona is 12% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.4 daily crimes that occur in Altoona.
  • Altoona is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Altoona you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Altoona has increased by 3%.

Altoona, Iowa Police Station Information

Altoona Police Department

The Altoona Police Department has 20 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 11,000 people.

Greg Stallman, Chief of Police
Altoona Police Department
700 1st Ave S
Altoona, Iowa 50009-1717
Phone: 515-967-5132
Fax: 515-967-5133

Altoona Police Dept

Polk County Sheriff’s Office

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Altoona, Iowa.

Kevin J. Schneider, Sheriff
Polk County Sheriff’s Office
1985 NE 51st Place
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
Phone: (515) 286-3814
Fax: (515) 323-5473

Polk County Sheriff

Polk County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Polk County Jail
1985 NE 51st Place
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
Phone: (515) 323-5400
Fax: (515) 323-5473

Visitations Hours at Polk County Jail:

On-site visitation hours:

Sunday: 8:30am – 10:30am, 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Monday-Thursday: 8:30am – 10:30am, 1:00pm – 2:30pm

Remote visits are available through

Inmate Video Visitation

Remote visitation hours: Daily (8:00am – 10:00am, 12:00pm – 4:30pm, 6:00pm – 10:00pm).

Polk Jail Visitations
Polk County Jail

Police Records Request in Altoona, Iowa

Police records can be obtained from the Records Division/Department of the Altoona Police Department during normal business hours. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable Police Records Request form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

Police Records Request Form:

Altoona Request Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Altoona Police Department – Records Division
700 1st Ave South
Altoona, Iowa 50009
Phone: 515-967-5132
Fax: 515-967-5133
Hours: 7:30 AM and 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday

Police Records Request, Altoona Police Department:

Altoona Police Records

Public records can be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office. Requests for public records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s Public Records Request Form. The completed application shall be hand delivered, mailed, or sent via fax to the City Clerk’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

Public Records Request Form:

Altoona Records Request

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Randy Pierce, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Altoona
City Hall
407 8th St SE,
Altoona, IA 50009 |
Phone: (515) 967-5136

Altoona City Public Records Request:

Altoona Public Records
Altoona City Clerk

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