Iowa Inmate Search

Updated on: February 15, 2021
Iowa

About Iowa Department of Corrections

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

Inmates serving their time in Iowa state prisons records are kept by the Iowa Department of Corrections. The department of corrections can be search by the public with the following information:

While the Iowa Department of Corrections tries to keep their database up to date, you may find sometimes it is not current if there have been proceedings one after the other. For complete updated information, you can contact the Iowa Department of Corrections at 515-725‐5701.

However, the city and county jails don’t use the same database as the state of Iowa; you will need to contact proper authorities for their inmate records.

Basic Information

Department Name Iowa Department of Corrections
Official Website https://doc.iowa.gov/
Currently Incarcerated Inmates http://www.doc.state.ia.us/OffenderInformation
Location 510 E 12th St, Des Moines, IA 50319, United States
Phone Number +1 515-725-5701

How to Do an Inmate Search in Iowa

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

When an offender is housed in a state prison, they are the property of the Department of Corrections Division. As stated above every state’s Department of Corrections Division has their own jail roster or database that the general public may use.

The Iowa Department of Corrections offender search database can be found on the official Iowa Department of Corrections website.

You can search the inmate list by using the following pieces of information:

You will see the following pieces of information in the Iowa jails inmate search:

You can click on the inmate’s name to bring up their own personal file. When you do this, you will see the following information:

Types of Correctional Facilities in Iowa

List of Correctional Facilities in Iowa

Correctional Facility Name Type County
Dallas County Jail, Iowa County Jail Dallas County
Nevada Jail, Iowa City Jail Story County
Scott County Jail, Iowa County Jail Scott County
Dubuque County Jail, Iowa County Jail Dubuque County
Emmet County Jail, Iowa County Jail Emmet County
Colfax Jail, Iowa City Jail Jasper County
Hamilton County Jail, Iowa County Jail Hamilton County
Appanoose County Jail, Iowa County Jail Appanoose County
Monona County Jail, Iowa County Jail Monona County
Mitchell County Jail, Iowa County Jail Mitchell County
Tama County Jail, Iowa County Jail Tama County
Adams County Jail, Iowa County Jail Adams County
North Iowa Juvenile Detention, Iowa County Jail Black Hawk|howard|chichasaw|buchanan|delaware|dubuque|clayton|fa County
Lyon County Jail, Iowa County Jail Lyon County
Decatur County Jail, Iowa County Jail Decatur County
Poweshiek County Jail, Iowa County Jail Poweshiek County
Muscatine Jail, Iowa City Jail Muscatine County
Cerro Gordo County Jail, Iowa County Jail Cerro Gordo County
Palo Alto County Jail, Iowa County Jail Palo Alto County
Kossuth County Jail, Iowa County Jail Kossuth County
Forest Ridge Youth & Family Resources Services, Iowa Private Facility Emmet County
Woodbury County Jail, Iowa County Jail Woodbury County
Spencer City Jail, Iowa City Jail Clay County
Buchanan County Jail, Iowa County Jail Buchanan County
Pella Jail, Iowa City Jail Marion County
Iowa Correctional Institution for Women, Iowa State Prison Jasper County
Buena Vista County Jail, Iowa County Jail Buena Vista County
Taylor County Jail, Iowa County Jail Taylor County
Henry County Jail, Iowa County Jail Henry County
Howard County Jail, Iowa County Jail Howard County
Polk County Jail – New, Iowa County Jail Polk County
Warren County Jail, Iowa County Jail Warren County
Pocahontas County Jail, Iowa County Jail Pocahontas County
Clarinda Jail, Iowa City Jail Page County
Fayette County Jail, Iowa County Jail Fayette County
Webster Jail, Iowa City Jail Hamilton County
Creston Jail, Iowa City Jail Union County
Sac County Jail, Iowa County Jail Sac County
Fort Madison Jail, Iowa City Jail Lee County
Franklin County Jail, Iowa County Jail Franklin County
Jones County Jail, Iowa County Jail Jones County
Clinton County Jail, Iowa County Jail Clinton County
South Iowa Area Detention Service Agency, Iowa County Jail Lee County
Anamosa State Penitentiary, Iowa State Prison Jones County
Montgomery County Jail, Iowa County Jail Montgomery County
Dyersville Jail, Iowa City Jail Dubuque County
Cherokee County Jail, Iowa County Jail Cherokee County
Lucas County Jail, Iowa County Jail Lucas County
Clear Lake Jail, Iowa City Jail Cerro Gordo County
Davis County Jail, Iowa County Jail Davis County