Lakes Area Law Enforcement Employment Co-op

Deadline: 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 11, 2015

Help Wanted: 911 Dispatcher

The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office is looking to hire a full time 911 Communications Dispatcher. This is a night position and must be able to work weekends and holidays.

Applicants must have above average communications skills and have the ability to multi-task and all applicants are subject to a background investigation. The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office offers excellent pay and benefits.

Interested persons should submit a cover letter and resume by September 18th at 4:30 PM by mail to: Dickinson County Sheriffs Office, Attn: Jarrod Fischer, PO Box 214, Spirit Lake, Iowa 51360. You may drop the resume off at the Sheriff's Office or e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . For questions, please call Jarrod Fischer at 712-336-2525. The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Zimmerman arrested on drug charge

DCSO arrested Natasha Zimmerman (21) of Estherville at approximately 5:00pm on April 8, 2013.

Zimmerman was topped in the 1900 block of Hwy 86 for a traffic violation.  A vehicle search turned up plant material believed to be marijuana.  Zimmerman was taken into custody, booked into the Dickinson County Jail and later released under her own recognizance.



Zimmerman was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance, No Insurance & Expired Registration.


DCSO thanks the DCSO K-9 & Milford Police for their assistance on scene.  The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office is a member of the Iowa Great Lakes Drug Task Force.


All persons are innocent until proven guilty.




Location & Contact Info

Dickinson County Sheriff's Office

Physical Address
1802 Hill Avenue, Suite 1200
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 214
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

(t) 712-336-2793
(f) 712-336-1946

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Dickinson County E-911

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E-911 website

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