Iowa Jail

Iowa Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: February 11, 2022
Iowa City
Postal Code
Johnson County
Phone Number
319-356-5275, 319-356-5440
City Jail
410 East Washington Street, Iowa City, IA, 52240

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Arranged associated with the Iowa City Police Department, you will discover the Iowa Jail. The City of Iowa City is ensured by the Iowa City Police Department.

All people who are gotten and captured in Iowa City will be brought down to the Iowa Jail before they are eventually moved to the district jail, which is additionally situated in Zanesville.

The Iowa Jail is a little office that will regularly house guilty parties for as long as three days. Most guilty parties will be out of the office before that 72-hour mark. The office is associated with the police division also.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Offenders will not be in the Iowa Jail long enough to receive letters in the mail from their family and close friends. You should refrain from sending any sort of mail to the offender until they have been transferred to a permanent facility. All mail sent to the Iowa Jail will be returned to sender.

Sending Money

With everything being said previously, please refrain from sending any money to an inmate in the Iowa Jail. Inmates in the Iowa Jail are not in the facility long enough to need any money. You can send the inmate money once they have been sent out to the county jail or a state facility.

But in the custody of Iowa Jail, the inmate will have no use for money.

Phone calls

The only way you will get in contact with an inmate in the Iowa Jail is to wait by the phone for the inmate to contact you.

When the inmate is going through the booking phase, they will have the chance to call home for free.

After they are doing with the booking phase, they will have to call you collect, which for you the receiver is not free whatsoever.

So, you will need to sit by the phone for as long as the inmate is in the Iowa Jail.


While the inmate is in the Iowa Jail, they will also be denied any visitors as well. You will need to wait until the inmate has been transferred to a county or a state facility before you will be permitted to visit them.

Please do not come to the facility and expect them to allow you to visit. You will be turned down.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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