Department Of Corrections Lookup Service in Iowa

Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC) is responsible for custody and management of prisoners serving sentence in Iowa prisons. It also manages offenders on probation and parole in Iowa. It maintains online database of list of offenders currently in prison, fugitives, recent releases, absconders and escapes.

Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC) manages and maintains law and order across 1 State Prisons.


Inmate Search:

Address :

510 E 12th St, Des Moines, IA 50319, United States


(515) 725-5701


[email protected]


Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC) Website User Guide

Q: How to find if someone is currently detained at Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC)?

Step 1: Open the Iowa DOC offender search page.

Step 2: Enter the first/last name or inmate number and click on Search Button.

Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC) Website

Step 3: If there are any results matching your search criteria, a list of all inmates should be displayed.

Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC) Website

Q: What if you are not able to find the inmate in Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC)?

Q: What if you are still unable to find any results?

Q: What are the visitation rules of Iowa DOC?

Q: What are the rules to contact an inmate of Iowa DOC?

Q: How can you send money to an inmate at the Iowa DOC? ?

Q: How can you reach out to the Iowa DOC Victim Information Notification System?

Q: For any other questions you can reach the Iowa DOC

Iowa Jurisdictional Statistics

Iowa DOC has a research team which published inmates statistics. Please check the 2018 DOC annual report available here to get the latest detailed representation of the DOC programs, activities and trends such as inmate population, demographics and personnel turnover.