Webster County Sheriff's Office
Press Release from Webster County Sheriff’s Office
•Corrections Division: On April 24th, 2021 we will start up doing applicant fingerprints .
Applicant prints will be from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM Saturday and Sunday by appointment only.
Valid ID, Print Cards (do not write on) and $25.00 cash (must be exact amount)
Juvenile Prints will be from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM on Saturdays by appointment only (Parent or Guardian must accompany juvenile). You must call the Jail to schedule appointment at 515-573-1462.
Weapon permits: Come into the office at 702 1st Ave South AND/OR print the forms off below and follow directions.
•Concealed Handgun Licensing: "whether it is a new application for permit to carry, a renewal, or a Permit to Acquire at their residence and fill them out. It must be mailed in to the Sheriff’s Office at 702 1st Ave South, Fort Dodge Iowa 50501. Also please include a colored copy of your identification (Driver’s License), which must be your current address, along with a local check or money order. If applying for the renewal include all of the above along with a copy of your permit.
The prices for each is as follows, Renewal $25. Or new $50. You may also go to Iowa Department of Public Safety and print out the forms.
New Carry permit include: Application, Copy of Class Certificate of Training, Color Copy of Drivers License, $50.00 local check or money order
Renewal of Carry Permit: Application, Colored copy of Drivers license, Colored copy of Permit, and
$25.00 local check or money order.
Acquire Permit-Application, Colored copy of Drivers License, and $25.00 local check or money order
MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO:
WEBSTER COUNTY SHERIFF
702 1ST AVE SOUTH
FORT DODGE IOWA 50501
When applying for a carry permit you can purchase with that permit also, so you do not need to fill out both forms .
|Respond to calls from citizens||Traffic enforcement|
|Patrol approximately 720 sq. miles||Accident investigations|
|Contract law enforcement for 5 communities||Criminal investigations|
|Assist other local agencies||Narcotics investigations|
|Assist state and federal agencies||Serve arrest warrants|
|Security and traffic control at special events||Execute search warrants|
|Staff and maintain 56 bed jail facility||Garnishments|
|SERT-Special Emergency Response Team||Weapon Permits|
|Involved in Crime Stoppers||Evictions|