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The Shelby County Deputies are responsible for the 24-hour patrol of Shelby County, which includes the county roads and state highways. During their patrol deputies respond to calls, investigate traffic accidents, enforce traffic violations, and conduct criminal investigations.

Last updated on Dec 13th, 2021.

Contact Information

Neil Gross

Shelby County Sheriff

Office and Jail

1104 9th Street

Harlan, Iowa 51537

Office Phone: 712.755.5026

Fax: 712.755.2481

Email: ngross@shco.org


Office Hours: 

Mon - Fri: 8 am-4 pm

The after-hours entrance is

located on the southwest

corner of the building.

Law Enforcement is provided

24 hours per day.

Shelby County Courthouse
612 Court Street
Harlan, Iowa 51537