Marion County Law Enforcement Center, IA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: January 12, 2022
Marion County Law Enforcement Center

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The Marion County Law Enforcement Center is a medium-security detention center located in Knoxville, Iowa. Operated locally by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, this jail holds inmates who are awaiting trial or sentencing. The Marion County Sheriff’s Department has the largest number of law enforcement officers in the county and is the largest facility in Iowa. The current Sheriff was sworn in as Sheriff in September 2009.

Inmates at Marion County Law Enforcement Center have the opportunity to participate in programs, including education, counseling, substance abuse, and religious services. They are given three meals a day and are allowed to purchase snacks from the commissary. They are given an hour of recreational time each day where they are encouraged to go outside.

Marion County Law Enforcement Center - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Marion County Law Enforcement Center

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    211 North Godfrey Lane, Knoxville, IA, 50138

  • Phone

    641-828-2245

  • Capacity

    13

  • City

    Knoxville

  • Postal Code

    50138

  • State

    Iowa

  • Country

    Marion County

  • Facility Name

    Marion County Law Enforcement Center

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    211 North Godfrey Lane, Knoxville, IA, 50138

  • Phone

    641-828-2245

  • Capacity

    13

  • Country

    Marion County

  • City

    Knoxville

  • Postal Code

    50138

  • State

    Iowa

Marion County Sheriffs Office / Marion County Jail

  • Address

    211 North Godfrey Lane, Knoxville, Iowa, 50138

  • Phone

    641-828-2220

  • Fax

    641-828-8453

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

If someone you know is serving time in Marion County Law Enforcement Center, you can search for him or her in this Marion County Jail log. When you click on the inmate you are looking for, you will see information on him or her such as their date of birth, arrest date, and charges.

Send a Mail/Package

Incoming and outgoing inmate mail will be inspected by jail staff.

Inmates at Marion County Law Enforcement Center may receive only metered, unstamped, plain white postcards no larger than 4" x 6" as mail. Writing must be in pencil or blue or black ink. Any other mail will be returned to the sender.

If no return address is available, unauthorized mail will be stored in the inmate's locker until the inmate's release.

Inmate mail cannot contain anything related to violence, racial supremacy, or nudity.

If you want to send mail to an inmate at Marion County Law Enforcement Center, address your envelope as follows:

Inmate name

C/O Marion County Law Enforcement Center

211 North Godfrey Lane, Knoxville, IA, 50138

Inmates may receive magazines and newspapers if they are sent directly from the publisher.

Sending Money

You can either send money to an inmate by going to the Marion County Law Enforcement Center and dropping off a money order or you can use MoneyGram to deposit money in an inmate’s account.

In order to send money to an inmate, you will need to know the inmate’s full name, the inmate’s ID number, and the inmate’s location.

You can call all Marion County Law Enforcement Center at 641-828-2245 if you have any questions.

Phone Calls

Marion County Law Enforcement Center has a phone program where you set up an account through the third-party company, GlobalTel, and the inmate can call you after you deposit money on his or her account.

According to the website, you can save money on inmate calling by using a “GlobalTel ‘Special Jail Phone Number’. When your inmate calls your ‘Special Jail Phone Number’, your phone rings and you save.”

All phone calls through Marion County Law Enforcement Center are recorded.

Visitation Rules

Marion County Law Enforcement Center requires all visitors to fill out an application prior to visitation. If you want to visit an inmate at Marion County Law Enforcement Center, carefully fill out the application. The Marion County Law Enforcement Center reserves the right to deny any person the right to enter the jail it chooses and for any reason.

Jail visits are conducted in person behind plexiglass or on a televised screen from another location. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and guardians must provide proof of their guardianship. Inmates may have two visitors during each visit.

Leave all personal belongings, except for your state ID in your vehicle. No cell phones or bags are allowed in the jail.

Call 641-828-2245 for questions regarding jail visitation.

VISITATION HOURS

  • Monday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Thursday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Friday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Saturday
    7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Sunday
    7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

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