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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
Emmet County Jail County Jail Emmet County
South Iowa Area Detention Service Agency County Jail Lee County
South Iowa Juvenile Detention County Jail County
Central Iowa Juvenile Detention County Jail Story| Webster| Hardin| Boone|calhoun | Hamilton County
Grundy Center Jail County Jail Grundy County
Grundy County Jail County Jail Grundy County
Palo Alto County Jail County Jail Palo Alto County
O’Brien County Jail County Jail O'brien County
Dubuque County Juvenile Detention Center County Jail Dubuque County
Bremer County Jail County Jail Bremer County
Dubuque County Jail County Jail Dubuque County
Wapello County Jail County Jail Wapello County
Plymouth County Jail County Jail Plymouth County
Muscatine County Jail County Jail Muscatine County
North Iowa Juvenile Detention County Jail Black Hawk|howard|chichasaw|buchanan|delaware|dubuque|clayton|fa County
Worth County Jail County Jail Worth County
Fremont County Jail County Jail Fremont County
Decatur County Jail County Jail Decatur County
Buchanan County Jail County Jail Buchanan County
Humboldt County Jail County Jail Humboldt County
Adair County Jail County Jail Adair County
Clarke County Jail County Jail Clarke County
Woodbury County Jail County Jail Woodbury County
Iowa County Jail County Jail Iowa County
Story County Jail County Jail Story County
Webster County Law Enforcement Center County Jail Webster County
Lucas County Jail County Jail Lucas County
Pottawattamie County Jail County Jail Pottawattamie County
Wright County Jail County Jail Wright County
Jasper County Jail County Jail Jasper County