Marty Arganbright

Chief Deputy:
Jeremy Bennett


Todd Thorn

Jesse Swensen

Kent Gries

Blake Michelsen

Steven Henry

Civil Clerk:
Leora Laughery


Mike Herbert



Amy Cleveland
Charles Cleveland

Karla Lane

Paula Martinson
Krysty Melton

Denise Reno

Phone: (641) 747-2214
Fax: (641) 747-3346

Guthrie County Sheriff
200 North 5th Street
Guthrie Center, IA 50115

Hrs: 24 hours/day


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Guthrie County Sheriff
The county's principal peace officer is the Guthrie County Sheriff, who is elected every four years. Currently, the Sheriff is Marty Arganbright. The Sheriff and Sheriff's Deputies are the police force for residents of the unincorporated areas of the county.

The Sheriff's Office handles all routine and emergency calls for these areas, and regularly patrols all areas of the county.

The Sheriff's Office also issues permits to purchase and carry firearms and houses the Guthrie County Jail.

News of Interest:

Non Professional Permits to Carry

HSI Victim Notification Program

Upcoming Events

Sheriff's Sales:

1/28/2016 @ 10:00AM
Kondaur Capital Corp et al vs Estate of Michael Brehmer, EQCV082352
116 NW 3rd St, Panora, IA  50216

Wells Fargo Bank, NA vs Walter Solorzano; Sheila Solorzano, et al EQCV082444
305 1st Avenue, Bagley, IA  50026

02/12/2016 @ 10:00AM
Wells Fargo Bank NA vs Trisha Kirkpatrick aka Trisha Seifert and Dustin
Kirkpatrick, EQCV082471
200 Sherman St, Menlo, IA  50164

Guthrie Co State Bank vs Rodney and Lisa Powers, EQCV082475
6240 Deer Ln, Panora, IA  50216

02/25/2016@ 10:00AM
Wells Fargo Bank, NA vs Larry Crandall Jr as Administrator of Estate of
Larry W Crandall Sr et al EQCV082456
103 W Clay St, Panora, IA  50216

Wells Fargo Bank, NA vs James and Misty Gilbert, et al   EQCV082412
3297 Ranch Tr, Menlo, IA  50164

Wells Fargo Bank, NA vs James and Deborah O'Keeffe,  EQCV082420
224 N Exposition St, Stuart, IA  50250

Relevant Links
Sex Offender Registry
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Iowa State Patrol
Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI)
Iowa Department of Transportation
Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)
Concerns of Police Survivors - The Source for Law Enforcement


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