Iowa Jails and Bail Bonds

Examining the effects of bail bond policy and pretrial release programs in county jails.
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Iowa Jails and Bail Bonds


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Iowa has an inmate population of 3,798 housed in 94 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 1,875. The state has an incarcertation rate of 127 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 9 mens facilities, 0 womens facilities, and 85 all gender facilities in Iowa. The staff to inmate ratio in Iowa is 2.0. The state has 63 probation, 59 prerelease, 21 youth, and 2 drug facilities. Of the states 3,798 inmates 1,500 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 1,746 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 552 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 0 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. If you are looking for Iowa bail bondsman who service bail bonds in Iowa browse to the jail where you need to post bail and fill out the bail bondsman form on that jails page.

Showing 11 of 98 jails in Iowa in areas with population greater than 50,000. If you don't see the jail you are looking for, check in the dropdown box to the left (all jails are listed there).

Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)