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Southern District of Iowa

About the Southern District of Iowa

Our Mission: 

To pursue justice as we represent the United States of America in civil and criminal litigation in the most effective manner possible.

To provide leadership in our interactions with all federal, state, and local agencies as well as the community, and to serve as a liaison between them.

To foster public trust and confidence in law enforcement and the federal judicial system.

Meet the U.S. Attorney

Richard D. Westphal
U.S. Attorney

Des Moines:
(515) 473-9300
Fax: (515) 473-9288

Richard D. Westphal Headshot Photo