For 30 years, Laura Roan has prosecuted some of Iowa’s most serious violent crimes, seeking justice for victims and their families in cases of murder, sexual abuse, and crimes against children. She is ready on Day One to be our next Polk County Attorney.
KEEP OUR COMMUNITIES SAFE
Enforce our gun laws and keep weapons away from felons, domestic abusers, and predators.
DIVERSION & REHABILITATION PROGRAMS
Reduce disparities and keep kids out of the criminal court system.
Implement proven treatments for people in crisis due to opioids, drug abuse, and mental illness.
Laura’s core values are accountability, transparency, and fair representation at every level of the criminal justice system. She will bring a new generation of leadership to the Polk County Attorney’s Office by collaborating with the community on public safety issues, putting the needs of victims first, and ensuring our justice system looks more like the people it serves.
SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT
Establish a special victims unit to focus on sexual assault, human trafficking, and child neglect crimes.