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Calhoun County, IA Jail and Prison System

CALHOUN County has 5 jails with an average daily population of 23,183 inmates with a total of 5 jail population. When breaking down the CALHOUN County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 80% with 4 female and 3 male inmates.
  • 5 Jails
  • 5 Prisoners
  • 7% Jail Rate

How Does Calhoun County Inmate Search Work?

Calhoun County inmate records are public records that anyone can review easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the availability of regarding Calhoun county inmate records which provide a lot of useful information about a person.

Calhoun County Parole and Probation

Calhoun County Parole

Parole is when an inmate is allowed to leave jail early because they have shown remorse while serving their time. A parole board decides on who gets to receive parole and who does not. You can obtain Calhoun county parole records and find out a lot about someone . Some things contained in the Calhoun county parole records may be information about their sentence and their crimes. You might also see details about where they were held and the rules of their parole.

Calhoun County Probation

Along with those inmates that have been released, you might also be able to review Calhoun county probation records illustrating men and women who didn’t go to prison but instead was put on probation. Probation does not come for free . Probationers must check-in a probation officer once a week plus follow other rules. Typically,Calhoun county inmate records will show the person crimes, their probationary sentence, and the ruling court department details who sentenced them. Along with that details , you may see mugshots , fingerprints, physical details about the person , and other details.

Calhoun County Booking

Calhoun county bookings are also helpful when looking for information on whether or not someone has been arrested. When a suspect is arrested, the officer fills out forms and then holds them in a jail , which essentially becomes their Calhoun county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, mugshots , physical details, their name, and address, arresting officer , the details of the crime, the location, and any vehicles that were involved. The general public has the right to review a copy of someone’s Calhoun county booking records without any type of permission .

Calhoun County Incarceration Statistics

Over the past 45 years, the incarceration rate in CALHOUN County has decreased by 93% going from 69 inmates yearly to 5 inmates.

Even though women are the fastest growing group of inmates in CALHOUN County, men still make up the vast majority of inmates admitted to prison each year - nearly rate of 8 per 100,000 U.S residents yearly across the county.

Inmate Population and Incarceration Rates in Calhoun County, IA

CALHOUN County has th highest jail incarceration rate across Iowa, yet from the total of 5 inmates only 5 are currently confined, the rest 167 are pretrial inmates and are awaiting trial, being tried, or awaiting a verdict.

Calhoun County Jail Inmate Population, Jail Pretrial Population and Confined Population, for 2010-2015 years

201020112012201320142015
Total Inmate Population42031718554305
Pretrial Population1,077781469167167167
Confined Population44831718554305

Calhoun County Incarceration Statistics by Gender

In CALHOUN County, males are incarcerated in jail at a rate of 1,054 per 100,000 male U.S. residents, which is nearly 1 times less than female incarceration rate, of 10 per 100,000 female U.S. residents. From 2010 to 2015, the male incarceration rate increased by 99%, while the female incarceration rate grew by 93%.

Calhoun County Female Population, Rate & Count for 2010-2015 years

201020112012201320142015
Population40,40140,21539,80639,39839,16338,777
Rate15310659101010
Count624323444

Calhoun County Male Population, Rate & Count for 2010-2015 years

201020112012201320142015
Population38,62838,10637,88237,60237,17937,094
Rate1,054754443128698
Count40728716848263

Breaking Down Calhoun County Inmates By Race

In CALHOUN County, white people are incarcerated in jail on average at a rate of 5 per 100,000 white U.S. residents, which is higher by 97% from incarceration rate of black people. From 2010 to 2015, the incarceration rate of black people declined by 84%, going from 1,077 to 167 per 100,000 black U.S. residents. The Hispanic incarceration rate in CALHOUN County is on average at a rate of 710 per 100,000 Hispanic U.S. residents.

Calhoun County Incarceration Rates by Race, for 2010-2015 years

201020112012201320142015
White46532718742245
Black1,077781469167167167
Latino591591591591591591
Asian000000

Calhoun County Prisons and Jails

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