Polk Jails & Prisons

See Polk IA Jails & Prisons and search free public jail and prison records. Jails and prisons are correctional institutions which hold individuals who have been arrested, convicted of a misdemeanor, sentenced to prison, or incarcerated for a felony.


Polk County Jail 1985 Northeast 51st Place Des Moines IA 50313 11.3 miles from Polk 515-323-5400


Polk County Juvenile Detention Center 1548 Hull Avenue Des Moines IA 50316 12.8 miles from Polk 515-286-3344

West Des Moines Jail 250 Mills Civic Parkway West Des Moines IA 50265 14.9 miles from Polk 515-222-3320

West Des Moines Jail 250 Mills Civic Pkwy West Des Moines IA 50061 16.3 miles from Polk 515-222-3320

Dallas County Jail PO Box 187 Adel IA 50003 19.2 miles from Polk 515-993-5815

Boone County Sheriff 1019 West Mamie Eisenhower Avenue Boone IA 50036 21.4 miles from Polk 515-433-0524

Story County Jail 1315 South B Avenue Nevada IA 50201 21.4 miles from Polk 515-382-7200

Warren County Jail 115 North Howard Street Indianola IA 50125 30.3 miles from Polk 515-961-1122

Madison County Jail PO Box 517 Winterset IA 50273 33.5 miles from Polk 515-462-3575

Jasper County Jail 115 North 2nd Avenue East Newton IA 50208 35.0 miles from Polk 641-792-5912

Greene County Jail 204 South Chestnut Street Jefferson IA 50129 37.1 miles from Polk 515-386-2136

Marshall County Jail 2369 Jessup Avenue Melbourne IA 50162 37.7 miles from Polk 641-754-6380

Guthrie County Jail 200 North 5th Street Guthrie Center IA 50115 40.8 miles from Polk 641-747-2214

About Jails and Prisons

Jails and prisons house people who are awaiting trial and inmates who have been convicted of a crime. These facilities are divided into county jails, state prisons, and federal prisons.

Jails and prisons maintain records on every person who is currently or was formerly incarcerated at their facility. These records are open to the public and are often available through online databases.