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

Monroe County Jail

103 2nd Avenue West, Albia, IA, 52531 641-932-7815

Montgomery County Jail

110 West Coolbaugh Street, Red Oak, IA, 51566 712-623-5107

Sac County Jail

100 Northwest State StreetBox 7, Sac City, IA, 50583 712-662-7127

Scott County Juvenile Detention Center

500 West 4th Street, Davenport, IA, 52801-1106 563-326-8686

Sioux County Jail

210 Central Avenue SouthwestPO Box 18, Orange City, IA, 51041 712-737-2280

Wright County Jail

719 2nd Street Southwest, Clarion, IA, 50525 515-602-6152

Bremer County Jail

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

Hancock County Jail

875 State Street, Garner, IA, 50438 641-923-2621

Iowa County Jail

960 Franklyn Avenue, Marengo, IA, 52301 319-642-7307

Washington County Jail

2185 Lexington Boulevard, Washington, IA, 52353 319-653-5902
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