About the Sheriff

Dennis Conard
Dennis Conard
Scott County Sheriff

Sheriff Dennis Conard resides in Bettendorf, Iowa with his wife Vicki. They have four children and four grandchildren.

Denny is a graduate of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia, the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy, has a bachelor's degree in Law Enforcement from St. Ambrose College and has taken master's level courses at the University of Virginia, Marycrest College and Western Illinois University.

Denny began his law enforcement career with Scott County Sheriff's Office in 1973 as a Reserve member. While with the Sheriff's Office he has worked in or supervised all aspects of officer operations.

Major goals Sheriff Conard has implemented and supervised while in office are

Sheriff Conard has been Scott County Sheriff since 2001.


Image of the Sheriff's Star VALUES - We are committed to working with the community with dignity, honesty, respect, integrity, and value the public and our co-workers as individuals.

Image of the Sheriff's Star VISION - We will set the standard as a leader in the criminal justice system by striving to maintain a safe environment and providing the highest level of professional services to individuals within our jurisdiction.

Image of the Sheriff's Star MISSION - To provide progressive public safety to fulfill the diverse needs of citizens through the expertise of our professional staff and utilization of all available resources.