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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
Ackley Jail City Jail Hardin County
Albia Jail City Jail Monroe County
Adel Jail City Jail Dallas County
Algona Jail City Jail Kossuth County
Altoona Jail City Jail Polk County
Washington Jail City Jail Washington County
Webster Jail City Jail Hamilton County
Marion Jail City Jail Linn County
Marshall Jail City Jail Marshall County
Ottumwa City Jail City Jail Wapello County
Denison Jail City Jail Crawford County
West Union City Jail City Jail Fayette County
West Des Moines City Jail City Jail Polk County
West Branch City Jail City Jail Cedar County
West Burlington City Jail City Jail Des Moines County
West Bend City Jail City Jail Palo Alto County
Colfax Jail City Jail Jasper County
Fairfield Jail City Jail Jefferson County
Dallas Center City Jail City Jail Dalllas County
Independence Jail City Jail Buchanan County
Postville City Jail City Jail Allamakee County
Rock Valley City Jail City Jail Sioux County
Cedar Falls Jail City Jail Black Hawk County
Cedar Rapids Jail City Jail Linn County
Robins City Jail City Jail Linn County
Rock Rapids City Jail City Jail Lyon County
Prairie City City Jail City Jail Jasper County
Atlantic Jail City Jail Cass County
Jefferson Jail City Jail Greene County
Mason Jail City Jail Cerro Gordo County