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Woodbury County, IA Jail and Prison System

WOODBURY County has 237 jails with an average daily population of 432 inmates with a total of 263 jail population. When breaking down the WOODBURY County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 6% with 16 female and 208 male inmates.
  • 237 Jails
  • 263 Prisoners
  • 361% Jail Rate

How Does Woodbury County Inmate Search Work?

Woodbury County inmate records are public files that anyone can acquire easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the rules regarding Woodbury county inmate records which provide a lot of useful insights about a person.

Woodbury County Parole and Probation

Woodbury County Parole

Parole is when an incarcerated person is allowed to leave their sentence early because they have followed the rules while serving their time. A parole board rules on who gets to receive parole and who does not. You can review Woodbury county parole records and find out a lot about a parolee . Some things contained in the Woodbury county parole files may be information about their punishment and their crimes. You might also get to review details about where they were held and the terms of their parole.

Woodbury County Probation

Along with those parolees that have been released, you might also be able to review Woodbury county probation records detailing men and women who were not incarcerated but instead was put on probation. Probation does not come without some rules . Probationers must see a probation officer once a week plus follow other rules. Typically,Woodbury county criminal records will show the criminal’s crimes, their probationary sentence, and the ruling justice department details who sentenced them. Along with that facts , you may see images , fingerprints, physical details about the probationer , and other details.

Woodbury County Booking

Woodbury county bookings are also helpful when looking for stats on whether or not a stranger has been arrested. When a perpetrator is arrested, the officer fills out paperwork and then holds them in a incarceration cell , which essentially becomes their Woodbury county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, photos , physical details, their name, and address, officer in charge , the details of the crime, the location, and any trucks that were involved. The general public has the ability to get a copy of someone’s Woodbury county booking records without any type of approval .

Woodbury County Incarceration Statistics

Over the past 45 years, the incarceration rate in WOODBURY County has increased by 311% going from 64 inmates yearly to 263 inmates.

Even though women are the fastest growing group of inmates in WOODBURY County, men still make up the vast majority of inmates admitted to prison each year - nearly rate of 629 per 100,000 U.S residents yearly across the county.

Inmate Population and Incarceration Rates in Woodbury County, IA

WOODBURY County has th highest jail incarceration rate across Iowa, yet from the total of 237 inmates only 263 are currently confined, the rest 1,435 are pretrial inmates and are awaiting trial, being tried, or awaiting a verdict.

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

201020112012201320142015
Total Inmate Population207192213234227237
Pretrial Population1,7211,3421,0367401,1781,435
Confined Population213226238249254263

Woodbury County Incarceration Statistics by Gender

In WOODBURY County, males are incarcerated in jail at a rate of 333 per 100,000 male U.S. residents, which is nearly 13 times more than female incarceration rate, of 49 per 100,000 female U.S. residents. From 2010 to 2015, the male incarceration rate decreased by 89%, while the female incarceration rate grew by 56%.

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

201020112012201320142015
Population33,13733,19833,05832,89932,70032,634
Rate1127267619849
Count372422203216

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

201020112012201320142015
Population33,34133,53133,26233,10533,04633,050
Rate333507486462457629
Count111170162153151208

Breaking Down Woodbury County Inmates By Race

In WOODBURY County, white people are incarcerated in jail on average at a rate of 231 per 100,000 white U.S. residents, which is higher by 84% from incarceration rate of black people. From 2010 to 2015, the incarceration rate of black people declined by 17%, going from 1,721 to 1,435 per 100,000 black U.S. residents. The Hispanic incarceration rate in WOODBURY County is on average at a rate of 384 per 100,000 Hispanic U.S. residents, while the Asian incarceration rate has an average rate of 2,999 per 100,000 asian people U.S. residents making only 860 from incarceration rate in WOODBURY County.

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

201020112012201320142015
White130185178171226231
Black1,7211,3421,0367401,1781,435
Latino281396377359137371
Asian1,4522,7392,9642,9841,7533,102

Woodbury County Prisons and Jails

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