Sioux County Sheriff

Opening for part-time Detention Officer (Jailer)

Sioux County Detention Officer ONE PART‐TIME DETENTION OFFICER (JAILER) The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position of a part‐time Detention Officer (Jailer). Applicants will be required to pass a physical, written and psychological examination. All applicants will be subject to a background check and drug test. Applications can be picked up … Read moreOpening for part-time Detention Officer (Jailer)

Traffic stop leads to arrest – June 18

On Tuesday, June 18, at 1:27 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Rebecca Hemmelman, age 21, of Le Mars, IA. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on 400th Street, one‐quarter mile east of Hospers, IA. Upon further investigation, the deputy determined Hemmelman’s driver’s license was suspended, discovered methamphetamine in her possession … Read moreTraffic stop leads to arrest – June 18

Drone assists at elevator explosion

On Friday, June 14, at 10:41 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office Drone Response Team assisted the Sheldon Fire Department, Sheldon Emergency Management and O’Brien County Emergency Management at the location of an explosion that occurred at the Sheldon Cooperative Elevator in Sheldon, IA. The Sheriff’s Office Drone Response Team assisted in locating any hotspots … Read moreDrone assists at elevator explosion

Our 4th Annual Essay Contest Winner

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office recently held its fourth annual essay contest for sixth grade students. The grand prize winner is honored by having their essay posted on the Sheriff’s Office website and social media outlets the Sheriff’s Office uses: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and its Sioux County Sheriff App. The winner also receives a … Read moreOur 4th Annual Essay Contest Winner

Report of dangerous driving leads to arrest – June 13

On Thursday, June 13, at 9:18 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested EricJohn Steckstor, age 45, of Doon, IA. The arrest stemmed from a dangerous driving complaint reporting that Steckstor was driving his vehicle in a dangerous manner in the parking lot of the Dollar General Store, 200 Black Forest Road, in Hull, IA. … Read moreReport of dangerous driving leads to arrest – June 13