August 1, 2019
Marshall County Iowa - SCAMMERS CONTINUE:
Today we found that an impersonator called a Marshall County resident identifying himself as Sheriff Hoffman and informing the resident that they had an arrest warrant. Additionally, the caller ID appeared that he was calling from the Marshall County Communications Center. This troubling scam is unfortunately, not unique and typically are traced beyond the shores of the U.S.
The Sheriff's Office, IRS, and other government agencies will not contact residents and ask for payments over the telephone to settle warrants, post bonds, for family members, etc. Additionally, we will not ask for credit card information or ask for payments via prepaid cards, iTunes, etc.
For additional information:
About Marshall County Sheriff's Office
The Marshall County, Iowa Sheriff's Office is led up by Sheriff Steve Hoffman. Sheriff Hoffman is committed to keeping communities and neighborhoods safe in Marshall County.
For additional information or a sample copy, contact:
Chief Deputy Joel Phillips
Marshall County Sheriff's Office
March 5, 2021Drive buzzed on St. Patrick's Day could cost you a pot of gold.
March 4, 2021Two California men occupying a stolen car were arrested Wednesday afternoon by the Marshall County Sheriff's Office after they attempted to elude deputies; one had felony arrest warrants from the State of Nevada and both are charged with being in possession of pounds of methamphetamine.
May 12, 2020A local man was arrested in Marshalltown on May 11, charged with attempted murder and other serious offenses stemming from an early morning shooting May 7, 2020.
May 8, 2020In the early morning hours of May 7, sheriff's deputies responded to an area a short distance west of Marshalltown where a man had been shot.
December 22, 2019Marshall county 911 received multiple reports of a vehicle traveling the wrong way in the westbound lanes of U.S. Highway 30 several miles west of Marshalltown, which resulted in a fatal collision.
September 18, 2019The Marshall County Sheriff's Office recently took part in the Governor's Traffic Safety Bureau's sTEP Wave that was conducted from August 16 through September 2, 2019.
May 31, 2019Shortly before midnight May 30, 2019, John Demetrus Wallace, age 47, Marshalltown was stopped by a Marshall County Sheriff's deputy and subsequently found to be in possession of powder and crack cocaine.
May 18, 2019Three drug search warrants were executed by the Mid-Iowa Drug Task Force (MIDTF) on Thursday with the assistance of partner agencies, resulting in the arrest of six people, including one man that jumped from a window and fled.
May 3, 2019During the morning of May 3rd, 2019 agents with the Mid-Iowa Drug Task Force (MIDTF) served a drug search warrant at 16 N 11th Avenue Marshalltown, Iowa, which led to the arrest of four people.
January 29, 2019This Sunday, February 3rd, will be host to one of the biggest sporting events in the country. The Super Bowl is the most watched sporting event in America.