Iowa Inmate Search

Perform a free Iowa public inmate records search, including inmate rosters, lists, locators, lookups, inquiries, and active jail inmates.


Iowa VINELink Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records Search Iowa VINELink inmate list by first or last name or by offender number. Search Records


Lucas County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Lucas County Sheriff's Office inmate list by name, including charges, bond details and photos. Search Records

Lyon County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Lyon County Sheriff's Office inmate roster, listed by name, including town of residence, charges and arrest date. Search Records

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Polk County Sheriff's Office Arrest Reports Arrest Records, Criminal Records, Police Records, Inmate Search, Jail Records View Polk County Sheriff's Office web page for bookings of persons arrested during the previous 24 hours. Search Records

Polk County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Polk County Sheriff's Office inmate list, including photograph, by name, age, charge and booking date. Search Records

Polk County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records Search Polk County Sheriff's Office released inmate database by first and last name and identification number. Search Records

Polk County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Polk County Sheriff's Office released inmate list by first, last and middle name, age and release date. Search Records

Polk County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Polk County Sheriff's Office arrest and jail records listed by name, age and booking date. Search Records

Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Office inmate list by name, intake date, charge and bond. Search Records

Scott County Sheriff Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Scott County Sheriff's inmate listing by last name and date. Search Records

Scott County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records, Police Records View Scott County Sheriff's Office inmate listing by date or last name, including photo, age, booking date and charges. Search Records

Story County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Story County Sheriff's Office inmate records by name, including charges, arrest date, and booking agency. Search Records

Webster County Sheriff Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records, Land Records View Webster County Sheriff webpage, including staff, services, contact information, and weapon permit details. Search Records

Winnebago County Jail Website Employee Directory, Inmate Search, Jail Records, Criminal Records View Winnebago County jail's general information page, including contact and visitation information. Search Records

Winnebago County Sheriff's Office Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records, Land Records View Winnebago County Sheriff's Office information including address, phone number, mission statement and a link to jail information. Search Records

Winneshiek County Sheriff Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Winneshiek County Sheriff general information including news releases, office hours, and contact information. Search Records

Woodbury County Sheriff's Office Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Woodbury County Sheriff's Office webpage, including a mission statement, tips, and gun permit information. Search Records

Worth County Sheriff's Office Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Worth County Sheriff's Office general information webpage page, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

Wright County Sheriff Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Wright County Sheriff webpage, including a mission statement, duties, and contact information. Search Records

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About Inmate Search

What is an Inmate Search?

An Inmate Search provides detailed information about a current or former inmate. Federal, state, and local prison systems are required to document all prisoners and maintain records on every inmate. An Inmate Search can locate an inmate, provide personal information about the individual, and it may include the inmate's offenses and sentence.

Inmate records contain personal information about incarcerated individuals, including the inmate's full name and any aliases, their age, race, and sex, and information relating to their incarceration. This includes the inmate's prison registration number, location, any prior incarcerations, release date, and in some cases, details relating to the inmate's convictions.

There are a number of reasons to perform an Inmate Search. Screening inmate records can be an important part of a background check. Employers, law enforcement agencies, and individuals may perform an Inmate Search to learn if a potential employee, suspect, or neighbor has been incarcerated. This information can be useful to assess a former inmate's threat to public safety.

An Inmate Search can also help families stay in touch with incarcerated loved ones. The search results include contact information for the institution that is currently holding the inmate. Inmates may be transferred or receive a new release date, and Inmate Searches can ensure that family members have up-to-date contact information. Inmate Searches can also help family members learn how to make visitations or send money to incarcerated individuals.

Inmate records are an important tool for prisons and jails. They are used to track prisoners, monitor their sentences, and collect demographic information. Prisons, sociologists, and criminal researchers can use inmate records to understand trends in criminal behavior and aid law enforcement. Inmate Searches are an important way to collect inmate records.

In the United States, there are separate federal and state prison systems. When performing an Inmate Search, it is important to use the correct inmate locator database. The Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), for example, provides an online inmate locator that only includes federal inmates. If an inmate has been transferred between state and federal prisons, it may be necessary to perform more than one Inmate Search.