Iowa Inmate Search

Records of inmates serving their sentence in Iowa state prisons are maintained by Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC). The DOC maintains a centralized inmate database which one can easily search(refer the guide below). However, county jails, police jails, city jails in Iowa maintains the inmate recordsindividually and one need to refer their websites for details. Read the instructions below to lookup inmate information across all prison types.

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Iowa inmate search

DOC manages and operates all the state prison in Iowa

To search for an inmate in DOC follow the steps given below:

  1. Navigate to DOC inmate search page - Link
  2. Enter inmate name, id, age, gender and date of birth in the required fields
  3. Click on “Submit” button

On the next page, you can see the list of all inmates matching the criteria.

AuthorityIowa Department of Corrections (DOC)
Inmate Search////
Address510 E 12th St, Des Moines, IA 50319, United States
Phone+1 515-725-5701

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Jails and prisons in Iowa

There are 281 jails and prisons in Iowa

Bremer County Jail

111 4th Street NE, Waverly, IA, 50677 319-352-5400

Buchanan County Jail

210 5th Avenue NE, Independence, IA, 50644 319-334-2568

Buena Vista County Jail

411 Expansion BlvdPO Box 276, Storm Lake, IA, 50588 712-749-2452

Butler County Jail

428 Sixth StreetPO Box 345, Allison, IA, 50602 319-267-2410

Calhoun County Jail

416 4th Street, Rockwell City, IA, 50579 712-297-7583

Carroll County Jail

114 East 6th Street, Carroll, IA, 51401 712-792-4393

Cass County Jail

5 West 7th Street, Atlantic, IA, 50022-1494 712-243-2206

Cedar County Jail

711 East South Street, Tipton, IA, 52772-1977 563-866-2052

Cerro Gordo County Jail

17262 Lark Avenue, Mason City, IA, 50401 641-421-3004

Cherokee County Jail

111 North 5th Street, Cherokee, IA, 51012 712-225-6738
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