Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding

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Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding Information

People arrested in Franklin County are housed at one of the four jails below.

Hardin County Jail
Eldora
641-939-8194

Butler County Jail
Allison, Iowa
319-267-2410

Wright County Jail
Clarion, Iowa
515-602-6152

Cerro Gordo County Jail
Mason City, Iowa
641-421-3004

Those who are found guilty and sentenced to a term of less than one year, will do their time in one of these jails. Those sentenced to longer terms will be sent to either the Iowa State Prison System or the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

This page provides information on how to search for an inmate in the official jail roster, or by calling the facility at 641-456-2731, directions to the facility, and inmate services such as the visitation schedule and policies, funding an inmate's account, mailing them a letter, receiving phone calls from an inmate, voicemail, emailing and texting, tablet rentals, bail bond instructions, and commissary purchases.

It's always a good idea to find out and save the inmate's jail ID number or booking number as you may need this for sending mail or other communication needs. If you can't locate it online, you can call the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding at 641-456-2731 to get it.

Phone: 641-456-2731

Physical Address:
12 1st Avenue Northwest
Hampton, IA 50441

Other Jails and Prisons

How Do You Find Someone in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding?

To search for an inmate in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding, review their criminal charges, the amount of their bond, when they can get visits, or even view their mugshot, go to the Official Jail Inmate Roster, or call the jail at 641-456-2731 for the information you are looking for. You can also look up an offender's criminal court case and docket schedule online for Franklin County and any other county in Iowa.

Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding Inmate Search

The Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding maintains an average of offenders in custody on any given day. The Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding has a monthly turnover of 40% of their inmate population, another 30% turnover every 90 days, another 20% every six months, and approximately 10% stay incarcerated between six and twelve months. Every year Franklin County law enforcement agencies arrest and detain approximately 600 offenders.

The following charts of Franklin County inmate population demographics are updated daily. The information shown is for today. For research purposes we have broken down the inmates by sex, age, ethnicity, and criminal charges.

The information is compiled from the Franklin County Corrections Department, the state of Iowa Department of Corrections, as well as the United States Department of Justice and Census Bureau records. It represents every person in custody in Franklin County.

For complete information on how to get directions, bond, visit, mail, send and receive email and texts, receive phone calls, and send money or commissary to an inmate, find arrest information for Franklin County and other counties surrounding this one, scroll down this page. We have a section for each.

We also provide photos of the jail that we have collected over the years.

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About the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding

People arrested in Franklin County are housed at one of the four jails below.

Hardin County Jail
Eldora
641-939-8194

Butler County Jail
Allison, Iowa
319-267-2410

Wright County Jail
Clarion, Iowa
515-602-6152

Cerro Gordo County Jail
Mason City, Iowa
641-421-3004

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Recent Bookings & Arrests

How do I find out if someone has been arrested and booked into the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding?

To find out if someone you know has been recently arrested and booked into the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding, call the jail’s booking line at 641-456-2731.

There may be an automated method of looking them up by their name over the phone, or you may be directed to speak to someone at the jail. Sometimes the jail staff may ask you the offender’s date of birth to ensure privacy of the offender’s status.

Keep in mind that after an arrest, the information on an offender may not be publicly available for several hours.

If you don’t want to check up on an offender by calling the jail, you can also try looking up people recently booked online.

Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding Booking Roster

What happens during booking in Franklin County?

After being arrested and taken into custody, and after being read their Miranda Rights, an offender will next be transported to the local police or department or the Sheriff’s Department in Franklin County for booking.

Booking is very involved and requires multiple steps in the process, however, keep in mind that most attorneys will advise that an offender remain silent and not offer any additional information about the crime they have been arrested for because anything they do say may be recorded and may very well be used against them in court.

What is the booking process like at the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding?

Booking includes having their photo (mugshot) and fingerprints taken, as well as being asked a lot of questions about their personal history and state of mind. If it’s a serious felony, their DNA may also be taken. They will also be checked for warrants in Franklin County and other Iowa and USA jurisdictions.

If the offender was arrested for a DUI offense, and has refused a breathalyzer test, they may also be forced to have blood drawn by a doctor or nurse.

It is also very likely that the offender will undergo a humiliating full body search while in the nude. This includes bending over, spreading their cheeks in the direction of an officer, and coughing. They will also be walked through a metal detector or x-ray machine, like those used at an airport.

What kind of questions are asked during booking?

The arresting jurisdiction will ask about gang affiliations, tattoos, medical conditions, prescribed medication they are taking, recreational drugs they are on or addicted to, allergies, if they are suicidal, and other relevant information that will help with determining their cell assignment and special needs.

What happens to an offender’s personal property during booking?

During the arrest and booking process an offender will also have all their personal property confiscated and held for either their release from jail, or with the offender’s approval, released to a friend or family member.

Personal property includes the clothing they are wearing, money, wallets, purses, cell phones, jewelry, body rings, earrings, watches, and even glasses if they are deemed a security risk. If they are allowed to keep their shoes or sneakers, the laces are removed.

What happens after booking?

At this point the offender will be allowed to make a free phone call to a person of their choice to notify them of their arrest, and/or arrange a bond or bail for their release.

If the offender is being detained and housed while awaiting arraignment, the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding will provide a jail garment and slip-on shoes, a blanket, sheets, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, and a towel.

Often, before they are dressed in the jail outfit and brought to their housing location, they will be forced to take a shower and undergo a disinfectant treatment for body and hair lice, scabies or other pests that may be residing on their person.

How long does the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding Booking process take?

Booking can take anywhere from an hour to 24 hours or more. It all depends on the number of people that are awaiting processing, the number of staff on duty at the time, and the behavior of the offender.

If the offender is heavily intoxicated and/or violent, the Booking Officer may decide to stick the offender in a holding cell for several hours until they become more manageable.

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Inmate Visitation

How Do You Visit an Inmate in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding? What is the Schedule?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding’s Inmate Visitation Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 641-456-2731 for further assistance.

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Remote Video Visitation

Can I Use My Computer or Phone to Have a Remote Video Visit with an Inmate in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding’s Video Remote Visitation Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 641-456-2731 for further assistance.

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Inmate Money Accounts

How Do You Deposit Money for an Inmate in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding’s Inmate Money and Trust Fund Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 641-456-2731 for further assistance.

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Inmate Phone Contact

How Do I Receive Phone Calls from an Inmate in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding’s Inmate Phone Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 641-456-2731 for further assistance.

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Mailing an Inmate

How do I Mail an Inmate in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding, and what can I send them?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding’s Inmate Mail Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 641-456-2731 for further assistance.

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Inmate Commissary

Can I purchase Commissary Online for an Inmate in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding, and what can I purchase?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding’s Commissary Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 641-456-2731 for further assistance.

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Texting and Emailing an Inmate

How Can I Communicate with an Inmate in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding using an Online Messaging Service?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding’s Text and Email Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 641-456-2731 for further assistance.

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Inmate Tablets

Do Inmates in the Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding have Access to Tablets or Computers?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about Franklin County Jail Inmates are housed in various county jails including Harding’s Tablet Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 641-456-2731 for further assistance.

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Other Jails in Franklin County

What are the other City and County Jails in Franklin County?

Franklin County County Jails
Franklin County Juvenile Facilities
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Other Jails Nearby

What are the other Jails in the Neighboring Counties surrounding Franklin County?

Franklin Hamilton Wright Hancock Cerro Gordo Hardin Grundy Butler Floyd
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