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The Iowa Sex Offender Registry became law on July 1, 1995 and is found in Chapter 692A Code of Iowa
The Iowa Department of Public Safety
(DPS) has a history of dedication and service to the citizens of Iowa and those who visit our state. Since it was first established in 1939, DPS has been the chief law enforcement agency in the State of Iowa.
The Division of Criminal Investigation
(DCI) was created in 1921 to provide investigative support and expertise to law enforcement agencies across the state.
Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public Website
(NSOPW) is coordinated by the U.S. Department of Justice. The NSOPR site is a cooperative effort between Jurisdictions hosting public sex offender registries ("Jurisdictions") and the federal government.