Dickinson County Courthouse, 1802 Hill Ave, PO Box 214, Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Weapons Permit Information

💵 Exact cash is required for weapons permits. $50 for a new permit, $25 for a renewal
📃 Click here to review the process for applying for a weapons permit (FAQs)
🔗 What Does Iowa's new Weapon Permit Law HF756 mean for you? (Effective July 1, 2021)
If you have any questions please call 712-336-2793 or email kkolpin@dickinsoncountyiowa.gov



Gregory Baloun
Miscellaneous Information:

Sheriff Greg Baloun was elected Dickinson County Sheriff in 1992 and subsequently took office on January 1, 1993. Sheriff Baloun is currently serving his seventh term in office, having been re-elected in 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016. Prior to being elected Sheriff, Baloun spent nine years with the Lake Park Police Department, eight of those years as the Chief of Police. Sheriff Baloun is a D.A.R.E. instructor and teaches students at all four school districts in Dickinson County. In 2007, Sheriff Baloun graduated from the FBI North Central Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar (LEEDS).


Important Numbers

Emergency   911
Non-Emergency 712-336-2525
Sheriff's Office 712-336-2793
Crimestoppers 712-336-2345
Inmate Voice Mail 515-316-9942