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Clayton County, IA Jail and Prison System

CLAYTON County has 1,322 jails with an average daily population of 202 inmates with a total of 1,322 jail population. When breaking down the CLAYTON County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 8% with 107 female and 1,069 male inmates.
  • 1,322 Jails
  • 1,322 Prisoners
  • 714% Jail Rate

How Does Clayton County Inmate Search Work?

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

Clayton County Parole and Probation

Clayton 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 Clayton county parole records and find out a lot about someone . Some things contained in the Clayton 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.

Clayton County Probation

Along with those inmates that have been released, you might also be able to review Clayton 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,Clayton 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.

Clayton County Booking

Clayton 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 Clayton 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 Clayton county booking records without any type of permission .

Clayton County Incarceration Statistics

Over the past 45 years, the incarceration rate in CLAYTON County has increased by 2,654% going from 48 inmates yearly to 1,322 inmates.

Even though women are the fastest growing group of inmates in CLAYTON County, men still make up the vast majority of inmates admitted to prison each year - nearly rate of 1,263 per 100,000 U.S residents yearly across the county.

Inmate Population and Incarceration Rates in Clayton County, IA

CLAYTON County has th highest jail incarceration rate across Iowa, yet from the total of 1,322 inmates only 1,322 are currently confined, the rest 699 are pretrial inmates and are awaiting trial, being tried, or awaiting a verdict.

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

201020112012201320142015
Total Inmate Population2,0042,0161,8781,4571,7471,322
Pretrial Population1,2021,304979151,043699
Confined Population2,0802,0931,9571,5131,7811,322

Clayton County Incarceration Statistics by Gender

In CLAYTON County, males are incarcerated in jail at a rate of 2,057 per 100,000 male U.S. residents, which is nearly 12 times more than female incarceration rate, of 108 per 100,000 female U.S. residents. From 2010 to 2015, the male incarceration rate increased by 39%, while the female incarceration rate grew by 54%.

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

201020112012201320142015
Population94,79795,63997,20095,84696,89399,019
Rate233286277157301108
Count221274269150292107

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

201020112012201320142015
Population84,85285,13785,83184,51484,73584,616
Rate2,0572,2121,8981,6101,7481,263
Count1,7451,8831,6291,3611,4811,069

Breaking Down Clayton County Inmates By Race

In CLAYTON County, white people are incarcerated in jail on average at a rate of 1,146 per 100,000 white U.S. residents, which is lower by 64% from incarceration rate of black people. From 2010 to 2015, the incarceration rate of black people declined by 42%, going from 1,202 to 699 per 100,000 black U.S. residents. The Hispanic incarceration rate in CLAYTON County is on average at a rate of 365 per 100,000 Hispanic U.S. residents, while the Asian incarceration rate has an average rate of 337 per 100,000 asian people U.S. residents making only 62 from incarceration rate in CLAYTON County.

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

201020112012201320142015
White1,4911,6914391,2691,5791,146
Black1,2021,304979151,043699
Latino5175311429039378
Asian188191197220445445

Clayton County Prisons and Jails

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