Forest City, IA Police

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Forest City, Iowa Jail and Mugshot Information

Forest City is a city in Hancock and Winnebago Counties, Iowa. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.64 square miles (12.02 sq. km). The City of Forest City had a population of approximately 4,151 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Forest City, Iowa is Barney Ruiter. Barney Ruiter can be contacted at 641-585-3574 and by email at mayor@forestcityia.com.

Barney Ruiter, Mayor
Forest City City Mayor’s Office
Forest City Hall
305 North Clark Street
P.O. Box 346
Forest City, Iowa 50436
Email: 641-585-3574
Email: mayor@forestcityia.com
Hours: M-F 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Forest City Mayor

Violent crime rate in 2017 in Forest City: 112.7; U.S. Average: 214.8
Violent crime rate in 2016 in Forest City: 87.6; U.S. Average: 216.3

Facts about crime in Forest City, Iowa:

  • The overall crime rate in Forest City is 74% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.92 daily crimes that occur in Forest City.
  • Forest City is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Forest City you have a 1 in 143 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Forest City has decreased by 61%.


Forest City, Iowa Police Station Information

Forest City Police Department

The Forest City Police Department has 9 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 5,000 people.

Rick Klimek, Chief of Police
Forest City Police Department
525 North 4th Street
Forest City, Iowa 50436
Phone: 641-585-2113
Fax: 641-585-2096
Email: tmontgomery@fcpolice.org
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Forest Police Dept
Forest Police Facebook

The City of Forest City is located in Winnebago and Hancock counties. Therefore, we have listed the Sheriff’s Offices of both the counties.

Hancock County Sheriff’s Office

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

Scott E. Dodd, Sheriff
Hancock County Sheriff’s Office
875 State Street
P.O. Box 70
Garner, Iowa 50438-0070
Email: sdodd@hancocklaw-ia.com and anedved@hancocklaw-ia.com (Civil Division)
Phone: (641) 923-2621
Civil Division: (641) 923-4403

Hancock County Sheriff

Hancock County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Hancock County Jail
875 State Street
P.O. Box 70
Garner, Iowa 50438-0070
Phone: (641) 923-2621

Hancock County Jail

Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office

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

Dave Peterson, Sheriff
Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office
935 Hwy 69 N
Forest City, IA 50436
Phone: 641-585-2828
Fax: 641-585-3239
Email: dpeterson@winncosheriff.org

Winnebago County Sheriff

Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page:

Winnebago County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Winnebago County Jail
Winnebago County Jail
935 Hwy 69 N
Forest City, IA 50436

Visitations Hours at Winnebago County Jail:

Inmate visitation is on Monday from 3:00 pm until 7:00 pm.

Winnebago Jail Visitations
Winnebago County Jail

Police Records Request in Forest City, Iowa

Police reports can be obtained from the Records Division/Department of the Forest City 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.

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Forest City Police Department – Records
525 North 4th Street
Forest City, IA 50436
Email: tmontgomery@fcpolice.org
Phone: 641-585-2113 (non-emergency)
Fax: 641-585-2096
Hours: Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Forest Police Reports

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.

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Barbara Smith, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Forest City
City Hall
305 North Clark Street
P.O. Box 346
Forest City, Iowa 50436
Phone: (641) 585-3574
Fax: (641) 585-4502
Email: administrator@forestcityia.com
Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday

Forest City Clerk

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