Currently, there are eight job openings in the Eighth District.

Providing an Opportunity for Change

 

Director Daniel T. Fell

Daniel T. Fell

District Director

 

 

 

Welcome

 

The Eighth Judicial District Department of Correctional Services is an independent public agency, with a board of directors, created and established under Chapter 905 of the Code of Iowa. Its mission is to provide community-based correctional services to the fourteen counties in southeast Iowa that comprise the Eighth Judicial District: Appanoose, Davis, Des Moines, Henry, Jefferson, Keokuk, Lee (North and South), Louisa, Mahaska, Monroe, Poweshiek, Van Buren, Wapello and Washington. The District provides all correctional services through a variety of supervisory and specialized treatment programs. In addition, the District maintains two residential correctional facilities in Burlington and Ottumwa, respectively.

Select a county below for office location. In Poweshiek County, there are two locations: Grinnell and Montezuma.

Residential Facilities: Burlington and Ottumwa.

Eighth Judicial District

Montezuma Probation and Parole OfficeMonroe County Probation and Parole OfficeVan Buren County Probation and Parole OfficeDavis County Probation and Parole Office Fairfield Probation/Parole Office Ottumwa Probation/Parole Office Mt. Pleasant Probation/Parole Office Centerville Probation/Parole Office Keokuk County Probation and Parole Office Oskaloosa Probation/Parole Office Grinnell Probation and Parole Office Washington Probation/Parole Office Ft. Madison Probation/Parole Office Keokuk Probation/Parole Office Burlington Probation/Parole Office Louisa County Probation and Parole Office

Board of Directors

 

Richard C. Reed, Board Chair

Executive Committee

Board of Supervisors

Jefferson County Courthouse

Fairfield, IA 52556 (641) 472-2851

 

Neal Smith

Board of Supervisors

Appanoose County Courthouse

Centerville, IA 52544 (641) 856-5512

 

Dale Taylor

Executive Committee

Board of Supervisors

Davis County Courthouse

Bloomfield, IA 52537 (641) 664-2344

 

Jim Cary

Board of Supervisors

Des Moines County Courthouse

Burlington, IA 52601 (319) 753-8282

 

Gary See

Board of Supervisors

Henry County Courthouse

Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641 (319) 385-0759

 

Michael Berg

Executive Committee

Board of Supervisors

Keokuk County Courthouse

Sigourney, IA 52591 (641) 622-2902

 

Ron Fedler

Lee County Board of Supervisors

PO Box 488

Ft. Madison, IA 52627 (319) 372-6557

 

Chris Ball

Board of Supervisors

Louisa County Courthouse

Wapello, IA 52653 (319) 523-3372

 

Mark Doland

Board of Supervisors

Mahaska County Courthouse

Oskaloosa, IA 52577 (641) 673-3469

 

John Hughes

Board of Supervisors

Monroe County Courthouse

Albia, IA 52531 (641) 932-7706

 

Larry Wilson

Board of Supervisors

Poweshiek County Courthouse

Montezuma, IA 50171 (641) 623-5723

 

Robert Waugh

Board of Supervisors

Van Buren County Courthouse

Keosauqua, IA 52565 (319) 293-3129

 

Jerry Parker

Wapello County Board of Supervisors

215 North Court

Ottumwa, IA 52501 (641) 683-4630

 

Jack Seward, Jr.

Board of Supervisors

Washington County Courthouse

Washington, IA 52353 (319) 653-7712

 

Judiciary Members:

 

Paul DeGeest

Mahaska County Sheriff

Mahaska County Law Center

Oskaloosa, IA 52577 (641) 673-4322

 

Myron Gookin, Judge

Executive Committee

Jefferson County Courthouse

Fairfield, IA 52556

 

Citizen Members:

 

Laurie Schooley

Bloomfield, IA 52537

 

Pastor Richard Dutzer

Burlington, IA 52601

 

Employee Spotlight

 

  

Employee Spotlight

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kevin Ward

Kevin Ward joined the Eighth District in 2013 as the probation and parole officer for Keokuk County. Currently, he writes pre-sentence investigation reports and supervises the minimum risk program for the western division of the district.  A graduate of Indian Hills Community College with an Associate in Applied Science degree in law enforcement, he served as an Ottumwa police officer for more than 25 years. Kevin also earned an Associate in Arts degree from Southwestern Community College where he played baseball. In his spare time, Kevin has coached youth baseball since 1999.  Earlier this year, he guided an Ottumwa team to the Babe Ruth World Series in Florida.

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Ottumwa Residential FacilityLeadership TeamBurlington Resource TeamHigh Risk UnitIowa Domestic Abuse ProgramMental Health Supervision ProgramProbation and ParoleFt. Madison Drug CourtOttumwa Drug CourtSex Offender Treatment ProgramOttumwa Resource TeamResidential Food ServicesBurlington Residential FacilityBoard of Directors