Marshall County
Welcome to the new Sheriff's Office website.

Marshall County Sheriff's Office completes traffic detail

September 5, 2007

Throughout Marshall County - Sheriff Ted G. Kamatchus announced that the Marshall County Sheriff's Office recently completed a week long Special Traffic Enforcement Program. (STEP) These programs are funded in part through a grant obtained from the Iowa Governor's Traffic Safety Bureau.

The purpose of this program is to place a special emphasis on traffic enforcement and target specific violations. The program began on Friday August 17th and was completed on Monday September 3rd. During the course of the program the Marshall County Sheriff's Office made contact with people operating motor vehicles in Marshall County. A contact is defined as an arrest, citation, or warning. The following is a breakdown of these contacts:

  • Seat belts (5)
  • Speed (61)
  • Stop sign/light violation (3)
  • Registration (7)
  • Insurance (13)
  • OWI (5)
  • Equipment (7)
  • Other traffic violations (6)
  • Accidents (5)
  • Motorist Assist (4)
  • Child Restraints (3)
  • Driving with out License (4)
  • Open Container (2)
  • Suspended license(4)

Sheriff Kamatchus wishes to thank everyone traveling in Marshall County for their cooperation in these programs and hopes that everyone remains safe while traveling during the upcoming weeks.

About Marshall County Sheriff's Office
The Marshall County, Iowa Sheriff's Office is headed up by Sheriff Ted G. Kamatchus. Sheriff Kamatchus is committed to keeping communities and neighborhoods safe in Marshall County.

For additional information or a sample copy, contact:
Linsey Karsjen
Marshall County Sheriff's Office
Fax 641-754-6325

More News

MIDTF Serves Narcotic Search Warrant

April 28, 2022

On April 28th, 2022 agents with the Mid-Iowa Drug Task Force served a narcotic search warrant at 519 Woodbury St Marshalltown, Iowa.

West Des Moines Man Arrested After High-Speed Pursuit

April 25, 2022

A West Des Moines man is in custody after leading law enforcement on a weekend pursuit

MIDTF Serves Multiple Arrest and Narcotic Search Warrants

April 20, 2022

On April 20th, 2022, agents with the Mid-Iowa Drug Task Force served seven narcotics search warrants in Marshalltown, Wellsburg, and Hampton Iowa after an investigation involving suspected drug trafficking and use taking place at these residences.

Marshall County Sheriff's Office St. Patrick's Day Extra Traffic Enforcement

March 16, 2022

This St. Patrick’s Day, please remember that Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving. If you plan to go out and enjoy the evening with alcohol, make sure you refrain from driving so you can continue merry-making for all the St. Paddy’s Days to come.

Man Armed With Shotgun in Quarry

February 13, 2022

Quarry, IA - In the late evening hours of February 12th, sheriff's deputies responded to a report of an armed subject on the roof of a residence.
This webpage was printed on July 1, 2022. For the most current information, visit the Marshall County, Iowa, Sheriff website at
powered by Neapolitan Labs