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About Iowa Department of Corrections

The Iowa Department of Corrections is the agency that is not only responsible for those who are housed in one of their many facilities within the state of Iowa, but they are also responsible for many other services as well.

The Iowa Department of Corrections tries, and use being jailed as their last resort option. The Iowa Department of Corrections has many other ways to rehabilitate an offender prior to sending them to jail.

For instance, if an offender is waiting on their trial, they may be kept out into the community under the supervision of the agency if all requirements are met.

The Iowa Department of Corrections is also responsible for individuals on probation as well. All individuals on probation will be required to meet up with their probation officer during their required time. If they fail to do so, they can be incarcerated in one of the facilities.

Basic Information

Types of Correctional Facilities in Iowa

Iowa Prisons and Jails

Correctional Facility Name
Type
County
O'brien County Jail County Jail O'brien County
Bellevue Public Safety Jail County Jail Jackson County
Winneshiek County Jail County Jail Winneshiek County
Keokuk County Jail County Jail Keokuk County
Sac County Jail County Jail Sac County
Van Buren County Jail County Jail Van Buren County
Northwest Iowa YES Center County Jail Lyon|oscelopa|dickinson|emmet|sioux|o'brien|clay|cherokee|woodbu County
Pocahontas County Jail County Jail Pocahontas County
Lee County Jail County Jail Lee County
Kossuth County Jail County Jail Kossuth County
Ringgold County Jail County Jail Ringgold County
Appanoose County Jail County Jail Appanoose County
Audubon County Jail County Jail Audubon County
Des Moines County Correctional Center County Jail Des Moines County
Ida County Jail County Jail Ida County
Allamakee County Jail County Jail Allamakee County
Louisa County Jail County Jail Louisa County
Southwest Iowa Juvenile Detention Center County Jail Pottawattamie County
Guthrie County Jail County Jail Guthrie County
Monona County Jail County Jail Monona County
Tama County Jail County Jail Tama County
Mahaska County Jail County Jail Mahaska County
Poweshiek County Jail County Jail Poweshiek County
Page County Jail County Jail Page County
Buena Vista County Jail County Jail Buena Vista County
Chickasaw County Jail County Jail Chickasaw County
Mills County Jail County Jail Mills County
Cedar County Jail County Jail Cedar County
Sioux County Jail County Jail Sioux County
Mitchell County Jail County Jail Mitchell County