We have received several questions asking if a recent mailing from the Iowa State Sheriffs’ and Deputies Association and signed by Sheriff Dan Altena is legitimate. They are legitimate and the association sends these mailings every few years to raise money for training of local sheriffs, deputies, jailers and dispatchers.
While it is a good cause and you certainly may give to it, you don’t need to feel obligated to donate; we just wanted to clarify a few questions we’ve received about it.
If you would like further information, you may contact the ISSDA at: [email protected]￼
Here is an example of what you may receive in the mail: