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Marion County, IA Jail and Prison System

MARION County has 99 jails with an average daily population of 306 inmates with a total of 99 jail population. When breaking down the MARION County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 13% with 13 female and 67 male inmates.
  • 99 Jails
  • 99 Prisoners
  • 521% Jail Rate

How Does Marion County Inmate Search Work?

Marion County inmate records are public documents that anyone can get a copy of easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the access to regarding Marion county inmate records which provide a lot of useful details about a person.

Marion County Parole and Probation

Marion County Parole

Parole is when a criminal is allowed to leave prison early because they have behaved well while serving their time. A parole board makes the decision on who gets to receive parole and who does not. You can acquire Marion county parole records and find out a lot about a person . Some things contained in the Marion county parole documents may be information about their court ruling and their crimes. You might also find details about where they were held and the stipulations of their parole.

Marion County Probation

Along with those criminals that have been released, you might also be able to review Marion county probation records showing men and women who didn't go to jail but instead was put on probation. Probation does not come without limits . Probationers must visit with a probation officer once a week plus follow other rules. Typically,Marion county public records will show the inmate crimes, their probationary sentence, and the ruling judge department details who sentenced them. Along with that information , you may see headshots , fingerprints, physical details about the inmate , and other details.

Marion County Booking

Marion county bookings are also helpful when looking for details on whether or not a person has been arrested. When a criminal is arrested, the officer fills out documents and then holds them in a prison , which essentially becomes their Marion county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, images , physical details, their name, and address, police officer who arrested them , the details of the crime, the location, and any cars that were involved. The general public has the power to read a copy of someone’s Marion county booking records without any type of allowance .

Marion County Incarceration Statistics

Over the past 45 years, the incarceration rate in MARION County has increased by 330% going from 23 inmates yearly to 99 inmates.

Even though women are the fastest growing group of inmates in MARION County, men still make up the vast majority of inmates admitted to prison each year - nearly rate of 698 per 100,000 U.S residents yearly across the county.

Inmate Population and Incarceration Rates in Marion County, IA

MARION County has th highest jail incarceration rate across Iowa, yet from the total of 99 inmates only 99 are currently confined, the rest 754 are pretrial inmates and are awaiting trial, being tried, or awaiting a verdict.

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

201020112012201320142015
Total Inmate Population989899999999
Pretrial Population960879815754754754
Confined Population989899999999

Marion County Incarceration Statistics by Gender

In MARION County, males are incarcerated in jail at a rate of 732 per 100,000 male U.S. residents, which is nearly 5 times more than female incarceration rate, of 138 per 100,000 female U.S. residents. From 2010 to 2015, the male incarceration rate increased by 5%, while the female incarceration rate grew by 4%.

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

201020112012201320142015
Population9,7659,6869,5669,4029,3779,286
Rate145142140138138138
Count141413131313

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

201020112012201320142015
Population9,9169,8629,7069,5959,5789,579
Rate732717710698698698
Count737169676767

Breaking Down Marion County Inmates By Race

In MARION County, white people are incarcerated in jail on average at a rate of 405 per 100,000 white U.S. residents, which is higher by 46% from incarceration rate of black people. From 2010 to 2015, the incarceration rate of black people declined by 22%, going from 960 to 754 per 100,000 black U.S. residents. The Hispanic incarceration rate in MARION County is on average at a rate of 300 per 100,000 Hispanic U.S. residents.

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

201020112012201320142015
White420414410405405405
Black960879815754754754
Latino274259253238238238
Asian000000

Marion County Prisons and Jails

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