Polk County Prison Records (Iowa)

Search for Polk County, IA prison records. Prison records include prior incarcerations, arrests, convictions, criminal history, inmate records, inmate identification numbers, prison sentences, and background check information.


Polk County Jails and Prisons house convicted criminals as well as people awaiting trial in Polk County, Iowa. They operate at the federal, state, and local level. Jails and Prisons maintain detailed records for their inmates, which are known as prison records. Polk County prison records contain an inmate's criminal history, including personal information, arrests or convictions for misdemeanors and felonies, court sentences, and all current and prior incarcerations. The personal information in prison records can include aliases, mug shots, and known associates. These Polk County public records are an important part of conducting a thorough background check, and they can also be used to locate an inmate. Jails and Prisons often provide a searchable online database for accessing Polk County prison records.

Fort Des Moines Community Corrections Complex Des Moines IA 68 Thayer Street 50315 515-242-6603

Iowa Correctional Institution For Women Mitchellville IA 420 Mill Street Southwest 50169 515-725-5042

Iowa State Corrections Des Moines IA 1445 East Grand Avenue 50316 515-242-5770

Iowa State Prison Des Moines IA 600 Southeast 18th Street 50317 515-266-6913

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

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

West Des Moines Jail West Des Moines IA 250 Mills Civic Parkway 50265 515-222-3320

Women's Residential Correctional Facility Des Moines IA 1917 Hickman Road 50314 515-242-6325


Polk County Police Departments are responsible for stopping crimes and conducting investigations in order to maintain public safety in Polk County, Iowa. As part of their job, Police Departments also maintain records on current and former inmates. These prison records include information such as the individual's name, date of birth, mug shots, the length of all prison sentences, and the offenses which led to Polk County jail time. Polk County prison records give a picture of the individual's criminal history by providing information on all current and prior incarcerations as well as all arrests and convictions for misdemeanors or felonies. These records can play an important role in conducting a thorough background check. Police Departments may provide online access to Polk County prison records.

Altoona Police Department Altoona IA 700 1st Avenue South 50009 515-967-5132

Ankeny Police Department Ankeny IA 211 Southwest Walnut Street 50023 515-965-6440

Clive Police Department Clive IA 8505 Harbach Boulevard 50325 515-278-1312

Des Moines Police Academy Des Moines IA 433 East Army Post Road 50315 515-323-8350

Des Moines Police Department Des Moines IA 25 East 1st Street 50309 515-283-4836

Iowa Department Of Natural Resources - Law Enforcement Bureau Des Moines IA 502 East 9th Street 50309 515-281-5919

Iowa Department Of Natural Resources.- Parks Division Des Moines IA 502 East 9th Street 50309

Iowa Department Of Public Safety Des Moines IA 215 East 7th Street 50319

Iowa State Patrol District 1 - Des Moines Des Moines IA 260 Northwest 48th Place 50313 515-725-0010

Iowa State Patrol District 15 Des Moines IA 5912 Northwest 2nd Street 50313 515-281-6176

Iowa State Patrol District 16 Des Moines IA 321 East 12th Street 50319 515-281-3879

Johnston Police Department Johnston IA 6221 Merle Hay Road 50131 515-278-2344

Mitchellville Police Department Mitchellville IA 110 2nd Street Northeast 50169 515-967-9289

Pleasant Hill Police Department Pleasant Hill IA 5151 Maple Drive 50327 515-265-1444

Polk City Police Department Polk IA 309 Van Dorn Street 50226 515-984-6565

Urbandale Police Department Urbandale IA 3740 86th Street 50322 515-278-3938

West Des Moines Police Department West Des Moines IA 250 Mills Civic Parkway 50265 515-222-3320

West Des Moines Police Department West Des Moines IA Mills Civic Parkway 50266 515-222-3320

Windsor Heights Police Department Windsor Heights IA 1133 66th Street 50324 515-277-4453


Polk County Sheriff's Departments help maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Polk County, Iowa. As part of their responsibilities, Polk County Sheriff's Departments maintain records on current and former inmates. These prison records include information like the individual's name, date of birth, mug shots, the length of all prison sentences, and the offenses which led to jail time. Prison records are a central part of a person's criminal history, and they provide information on all current and prior Polk County incarcerations as well as all arrests and convictions for misdemeanors or felonies. Checking prison records is an important part of conducting a thorough background check. Sheriff's Departments may provide online access to Polk County prison records.

Polk County Sheriff's Office Des Moines IA 2309 Euclid Avenue 50310 515-286-3800

Polk County Sheriff's Office Des Moines IA 1985 Northeast 51st Place 50313

Polk County Sheriffs Department Des Moines IA 6023 Northeast 14th Street 50313 515-286-3306

Polk County Sheriffs Department Des Moines IA 206 6th Avenue 50309 515-286-3800