Will commit its resources in partnership with the communities and rural citizens of Franklin County to:

  • Promote a safe, secure environment, free from crime and the fear of crime.
  • Maintain order and provide for the safe and expeditious flow of traffic.
  • Practice our core values of integrity, respect, service, and fairness.


Integrity is the hallmark of the Franklin County Sheriff's Office and we are committed to the highest performance standards, ethical conduct, and truthfulness in all relationships.

We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and take pride in a professional level of service and fairness to all.


We treat all persons in a dignified and courteous manner, and exhibit understanding of ethnic and cultural diversity, both in our professional and personal endeavors.
We guarantee to uphold the principles and values embodied in the constitutions of the United States and the State of Iowa.


We provide quality service in a courteous, efficient, and accessible manner.

We foster community and employee involvement through problem-solving partnerships.


We treat all people impartially, with consideration and compassion.

We are equally responsive to our employees and the citizens of Franklin County we serve.