sheriffsheriff's office
Tama County Sheriff's Office
Dennis P. Kucera, Sheriff
P.O. Box 34
100 N. Main St
Toledo, Iowa 52342-0034
Administration/Civil 641-484-4111
Communications/Jail 641-484-3760
Fax 641-484-3254

Chief Deputy:
Chad Hansen

Lucas Dvorak

Jail Administration
Brian Randall

Debbie Burnes

Kira Doyle

Trevor Killian
Rod Drummer
Bryan Ellenbecker
Joseph Quandt
Casey Schmidt

Nathan Wunn
Travis Foster
Brandon Boldt
Neil Frizzell

Linda Beltz
Dawn Steuhm
Jean Sieck
Trudey Nekola
Sheila Werner
Kayla Bergom
Samantha Warnell

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Alert Iowa

Tama County Alert Iowa

Tama County has instituted a new emergency notification system called Alert Iowa. The new notification system will distribute emergency messages in the same manner as CodeRed previously did by landline, Cell phone, Text Messages and E-mail. Alert Iowa will be able to send mass notifications to communities via internet mapping tools for a quicker more efficient calling capabilities to deliver pre-recorded public service and emergency messages directly to homes, cell phone, and businesses.

Tama County residents will not need to enter their home, landline, phone information. The state has passed legislation to automatically add landline numbers into the Alert Iowa notification system. Our Residents are welcome and encouraged to enter their contact information for business, cell phones and email addresses registered. IF you do have a home, landline, phone that you do not wish to receive notifications on please contact our office and we can remove you from the notification list.

By registering your will automatically receive Blizzard, Flash Flood and Tornado Warnings. If you would like to receive additional notifications it is as easy as selecting any or all of the following weather alerts you would like to receive: Excessive Heat, Heavy Snow, Red Flag, Wind Chill, Flood Warning, High Wind, Severe Thunderstorm, Winter Storm, Hazardous Materials, Ice Storm, Shelter In Place.

You can select any or all of the Communities in Tama county that you would like to receive notifications for:
Buckingham, Chelsea, Clutier, Dinsdale, Dysart, Elberon, Garwin, Gladbrook, Irving, Lincoln, Montour, Tama, Toledo, Traer, Vining.

To register for Tama County Alert Iowa if you are unable to register on-line please contact the Emergency Management Office at 641-484-6261 or Tama County Dispatch at 641-484-3760 option 1 and let the staff know you would like to sign up for the Alert Iowa Program.

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Kaufman Sale 11/19/19

Strayer Sale 11/19/19

Williams Sale 12/3/19

Suchomel Sale 12/17/19

Martens Sale 12/17/19


This website is provided as a courtesy in conjuction with Chapter 692A-Sex Offender Registry of the Iowa Code regarding the 2000 foot residency restriction. The Tama County Sheriff's Office maintains files on all individuals required to register their residences in Tama County pursuant to Chapter 692A.

If you have questions regarding the definions in 692A.2A or whether an exception noted in 692A.2A is applicable, please contact the Tama County Sheriff Office 641-484-4111.


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