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Iowa Department of Corrections

The Iowa Department of Corrections is a state agency operating prisons in Iowa. It has its headquarters in Des Moines.[1]


  • Facilities 1
  • Fallen officers 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


The Iowa Department of Corrections operates nine adult facilities through the state. Iowa does not contract with private prisons.[2]

Fallen officers

Since the establishment of the Iowa Department of Corrections, 7 officers have died in the line of duty.[3]

See also


  1. ^ "Welcome to the Iowa Department of Corrections." Iowa Department of Corrections. Retrieved on December 7, 2009.
  2. ^ page 5
  3. ^ The Officer Down Memorial Page

External links

  • Iowa Department of Corrections
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