Wapello County Sheriff's Office

  • Agency: Wapello County Sheriff's Office
  • Address: 330 W 2nd St, Ottumwa, 52501 IA
  • Chief:
Phone: 641-684-4350
Fax: 641-682-1414

Wapello County Sheriff's Office is located at 330 W 2nd St, Ottumwa, 52501 IA. The Wapello County Sheriff's Office phone number is 641-684-4350.

Wapello County Sheriff's Office News

Ed Wickenkamp made the shooting tree with parts donated by John Deere Ottumwa Works, last fall. It came in handy doing transition drills today.

Today we lay down one of the most dedicated Reserve Deputies to ever put on the uniform. Greg was a great friend, fun to work with and all around great guy. Our hearts go out to his family during this time. Rest easy friend!

Yesterday, DaVita Dialysis donated $1,000 to Shopping With the Sheriff (formerly known as Shop With A Cop). Thank you! Yes, you may donate any time during the year.

With another Shop with a Cop season over. We at the Wapello County Sheriff's Reserves would like to thank the Ottumwa Walmart for their hospitality and the Ottumwa Burger King for feeding all of us Deputies and Children. With out all the businesses and individual donations we wouldn't be able to do this. Thank you again. Happy Holidays!

Please join the Reserve as we kick off our Shop-With-A-Cop season by working a Tip Night at Pizza Ranch in Ottumwa, Tuesday October 18th from 5-8pm. The Reserves and the children of our community need your assistance. If you can't make it Tuesday, please send your donation to the Sheriff's Office at 330 W 2nd Ottumwa IA 52501

Wapello County Jail has an opening for Full-time Female Correctional Officer. Starting pay is $16.79/hr plus excellent benefits. No experience necessary. Must be at least 18 yrs old and have high school diploma or GED. Pick up application at Sheriff's Office or online wapellocounty.org click on County Sheriff link.

Nice information here about our Reserve Deputies. Thank you KYOU!

The Wapello County Sheriff's Office and Reserves would like to thank our dispatchers Doug, Brian B., Betsy, T.J., and Brian M. We'd also like to thank the Ottumwa Police Departments Dispatchers and any others. You are the golden line that holds us together.

Today we said goodbye to a friend, a colleague, and a brother. For those of us that had an opportunity to work with Officer Puente or know him outside of his uniform, we will truly miss him. Officer Carlos Puente we will take it from here. We’ll miss you brother. #OPD174

Great article about our Shop with a Cop Program.

Tornado Warning for Wapello County, there is a tornado on ground west of Albia. If you are west of Ottumwa please seek shelter now.

Thank you everyone for making this year's Tip Night a huge success! Your support will help us continue to make a difference for our community's children.

Join us October 15th from 5-8 pm. at the Ottumwa Pizza Ranch. You enjoy good food and we'll do the dishes. 10% of the total sales and 100% of your tips will go toward this year's Shop-With-A-Cop.

The Wapello County Jail is excepting applications for full and part time correctional officers. You can pick up an application at the Wapello County Sheriff's Office in the business office located on the second floor.

The Severe Weather Sirens have been sounded. If you have not already please seek shelter and refrain from driving unless an emergency. There is a chance of severe straight line winds and tornado like activity. Seek shelter now!

We at the Sheriff's Reserve would like to thank the Dispatchers at the Sheriff's Office and Ottumwa Police Department for the wonderful jobs they do for us and the community. Thank you for your service!

Thanks to the Wapello County Reserves for sponsoring another baseball team this year!

Good job Wapello County Rural Fire and Eddyville Fire Department! http://www.ottumwacourier.com/local/x1196441182/Firefighters-save-house

Attention- Know any high school seniors looking to pursue a criminal justice degree? Packets for the Wapello County Scholarships are available at http://wapellocounty.org/departments/sherif-and-jail/sheriffs-reserve/. Any High School Senior that resides in Wapello County is elgible to apply for the Scholarship.