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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
DeWitt Jail City Jail Clinton County
Dubuque Jail City Jail Dubuque County
Dyersville Jail City Jail Dubuque County
Eagle Grove Jail City Jail Wright County
Eldridge Jail City Jail Scott County
Cascade Jail City Jail Dubuque County
Clarion Jail City Jail Wright County
Chariton Jail City Jail Lucas County
Clarinda Jail City Jail Page County
Clarksville Jail City Jail Butler County
Clear Lake Jail City Jail Cerro Gordo County
Clive Jail City Jail Polk County
Davenport Jail City Jail Scott County
Belmond Jail City Jail Wright County
Bettendorf Jail City Jail Scott County
Boone Jail City Jail Boone County
Britt Jail City Jail Hancock County
Burlington Jail City Jail Des Moines County
Calmar Jail City Jail Winneshiek County
Carlisle Jail City Jail Warren County
Carroll Jail City Jail Carroll County
Carter Lake Detention City Jail Pottawattamie County
Alta Jail City Jail Buena Vista County
Ames Jail City Jail Story County
Anamosa Jail City Jail Jones County
Anita Jail City Jail Cass County
Ankeny Jail City Jail Polk County
Arnolds Park Jail City Jail Dickinson County
Aplington Jail City Jail Butler County
Belle Plaine Jail City Jail Benton County