Southern District of Iowa

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About the U.S. Attorney

Nicholas A. Klinefeldt, USANicholas A. Klinefeldt, USA

On September 25, 2009, President Barack Obama nominated Nicholas A. Klinefeldt to be the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Iowa. The United States Senate unanimously confirmed Nick’s nomination on November 21, 2009, and Nick was sworn into office on November 25, 2009.

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about the District

The Southern District of Iowa is comprised of 47 counties located in the southern part of Iowa. We have our main office located in Des Moines with two branch offices located in Davenport and Council Bluffs.


U.S. Courthouse Annex 
110 East Court Avenue, Suite # 286
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-2053
Main Phone: (515) 473-9300
Fax: (515) 473-9288
U.S. Courthouse 
131 East 4th Street, Suite # 310 
Davenport, Iowa 52801 
Main Phone: (563) 449-5432
Fax: (563) 449-5433
United States Attorney's Office
P.O. Box 1887
Council Bluffs, Iowa 51502
Main Phone: (712) 256-5009
Fax: (712) 256-5112

Recent News

October 17, 2014

Davenport Man Sentenced on Federal Marijuana Conspiracy

October 14, 2014

Grand Island, Nebraska, Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine

October 7, 2014

San Diego Man Charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

October 2, 2014

Federal Court Sentences Bettendorf Owner of Whitehall Funding, Inc. on Wire Fraud Charges

September 25, 2014

Former Burlington Area Man Sentenced to 60 Months in Prison for Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine

September 24, 2014

New Mexico Man Charged in Passport Fraud Investigation

September 19, 2014

Des Moines-Area Doctor Sentenced to 12 Months in Prison for Medicare Fraud Scheme

September 17, 2014

Former North Liberty Man Sentenced for Federal Methamphetamine Conspiracy

Former Iowa City Man Sentenced on Federal Heroin Charge

Davenport Woman Sentenced on Federal Drug Trafficking Offense

September 3, 2014

Two Plead Guilty to Defrauding AIG Out of Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars

August 25, 2014

Omaha Contractor and Companies Plead Guilty to Fraud Scheme

August 21, 2014

Federal Court Sentences Muscatine Man on Illegal Re-entry Charge

Quad Cities Area Couple Sentenced for Fraud on the Social Security Administration

August 15, 2014

Five Indicted in Des Moines Property Flipping Investigation

Council Bluffs Doctor Sentenced on Federal Child Pornography Charges

Federal Court Sentences Burlington Man on Charge of Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Federal Court Sentences Burlington Man on Charge of Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Davenport Man Sentenced on Federal Drug Trafficking Offense

Davenport Man Sentenced on Federal Drug Trafficking Offense

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