Mount Vernon, IA Police

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Mount Vernon, Iowa Jail and Mugshot Information

Mount Vernon is a city in Linn County, Iowa. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.50 square miles (9.06 sq. km). The City of Mount Vernon had a population of approximately 4,506 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Mount Vernon, Iowa is Jamie Hampton. Jamie Hampton can be contacted at (319) 432-8317 (Cell) and by email at

Jamie Hampton, Mayor
Mount Vernon City Mayor’s Office
City of Mount Vernon
213 First Street NW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
Phone: (319) 432-8317

Mount Vernon City Mayor

Violent crime rate in 2017 in Mount Vernon: 101.4; U.S. Average: 214.8
Violent crime rate in 2016 in Mount Vernon: 55.8; U.S. Average: 216.3

Facts about crime in Mount Vernon, Iowa:

  • The overall crime rate in Mount Vernon is 69% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.35 daily crimes that occur in Mount Vernon.
  • Mount Vernon is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Mount Vernon you have a 1 in 117 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Mount Vernon has decreased by 43%.

Mount Vernon, Iowa Police Station Information

Mount Vernon Police Department

The Mount Vernon Police Department has 6 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 3,808 people.

Doug Shannon, Chief of Police
Mount Vernon Police Department
213 1st St W,
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
Phone: (319) 895-6141 (Non-Emergency)
Fax: (319) 895-6617
Emergency: 911

Mount Vernon Police Dept

Linn County Sheriff’s Office

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Mount Vernon, Iowa.

Brian D. Gardner, Sheriff
Linn County Sheriff’s Office
310 2nd Avenue SW
P.O. Box 669
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
Phone: (319) 892-6100
Fax: (319) 892-6276
Emergency: 911
Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday; Dispatch: Open 24/7

Linn County Sheriff

Linn County Jail Information

Linn County Jail has 401 jail beds. The physical location of the jail is:

Linn County Jail
53 3rd Avenue Bridge
P.O. Box 608
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
Email: (Lieutenant Assistant Jail Administrator)
Phone: (319) 892-6300
Fax: (319) 892-6279

Visitations Hours at Linn County Jail:

9:00 am to 11:00 am; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Monday – Friday and Weekends

Linn Jail Visitations
Linn Correction Center

Police Records Request in Mount Vernon, Iowa

We have not found any police records information on Mount Vernon. Instead we have included public 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.

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Sue Ripke, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon City Hall
213 First Street NW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
Phone: 319-895-8742
Cellphone: 319-721-7245
Fax: 319-895-6108

Mount Vernon City Clerk

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