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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
Pella Jail City Jail Marion County
Pleasant Hill Jail City Jail Polk County
Jesup Jail City Jail Buchanan County
La Porte Jail City Jail Black Hawk County
Maquoketa Jail City Jail Jackson County
Manchester Jail City Jail Delaware County
Marengo Jail City Jail Iowa County
Monticello Jail City Jail Jones County
Mount Pleasant Jail City Jail Henry County
Mount Vernon Jail City Jail Linn County
Hartley Jail City Jail O'Brien County
Gowrie Jail City Jail Webster County
Hawarden Jail City Jail Sioux County
Hiawatha City Jail City Jail Linn County
Humboldt Jail City Jail Humboldt County
Huxley Jail City Jail Story County
Indianola Jail City Jail Warren County
Keota Jail City Jail Keokuk County
Eldora Jail City Jail Hardin County
Fairbank Jail City Jail Buchanan County
Evansdale Jail City Jail Black Hawk County
Garner Jail City Jail Hancock County
Spirit Lake Jail City Jail Dickinson County
St. Ansgar Jail City Jail Mitchell County
Urbandale Jail City Jail Polk County
Guttenberg Jail City Jail Clayton County
Grinnell Jail City Jail Poweshiek County
Council Bluffs Jail City Jail Pottawattamie County
Creston Jail City Jail Union County
Des Moines Jail City Jail Polk County