So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello

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So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello Information

Within the County of Wapello, the juveniles who are arrested for a probation violation, who are arrested on evidence of a delinquent act, or if they are determined to require detention by the Juvenile Court in their area. Only law enforcement can admit a juvenile to the facility, and they may not be dropped off by others. During their detention they will learn discipline by staying on the strict schedules that are provided, they will continue their schooling with licensed teachers onsite in classrooms provided, physical education is taught and there are spaces both inside and out for physical activity and exercise. Responsibility will assist them in moving up in the levels program which provides additional privileges and opportunities. Each will only remain in the facility for a short period of time, with the average being only a few days or weeks. Most youth at the location are waiting for a court date or are serving a short term of detention. The programs, including group and individual therapy, focus on rehabilitation rather than punishment, and encourage contact with parents, guardians, and siblings, are designed after an assessment to fit the specific needs of each individual student. Mail: To send mail to any of the residents it must be fully addressed, and it must contain a complete return address in order to be accepted. All mail is opened in the presence of a staff member to ensure no contraband is present. 220 Northwestern Avenue, Chariton, IA, 50049 Phones: Juveniles can make or receive one call each day with a parent or guardian, that must happen after school but before 8pm. Visitation: Visits are provided each day of the week but must be scheduled in advance to fit in the following hours Weekday Visits are one half hour during the hours of 3:30-4:30, 5-6, or 6:30-8:00 pm Weekend Visits are one hour during the hours of 3:30-4:30, 5-6, or 6:30-8:00 pm or 9:30-11:30 am, 12:30-2:30 pm

Phone: 319-463-7417

Physical Address:
2528 255th Street
Montrose, IA 52639

Other Jails and Prisons

How Do You Find Someone in the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello?

To search for an inmate in the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello, 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 319-463-7417 for the information you are looking for. You can also look up an offender's criminal court case and docket schedule online for Wapello County and any other county in Iowa.

So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello Inmate Search

The So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello maintains an average of 24 offenders in custody on any given day. The So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello 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 Wapello County law enforcement agencies arrest and detain approximately 3,540 offenders.

The following charts of Wapello 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 Wapello 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 Wapello 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 Wapello 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 So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello
Within the County of Wapello, the juveniles who are arrested for a probation violation, who are arrested on evidence of a delinquent act, or if they are determined to require detention by the Juvenile Court in their area. Only law enforcement can admit a juvenile to the facility, and they may not be dropped off by others. During their detention they will learn discipline by staying on the strict schedules that are provided, they will continue their schooling with licensed teachers onsite in classrooms provided, physical education is taught and there are spaces both inside and out for physical activity and exercise. Responsibility will assist them in moving up in the levels program which provides additional privileges and opportunities. Each will only remain in the facility for a short period of time, with the average being only a few days or weeks. Most youth at the location are waiting for a court date or are serving a short term of detention. The programs, including group and individual therapy, focus on rehabilitation rather than punishment, and encourage contact with parents, guardians, and siblings, are designed after an assessment to fit the specific needs of each individual student. Mail: To send mail to any of the residents it must be fully addressed, and it must contain a complete return address in order to be accepted. All mail is opened in the presence of a staff member to ensure no contraband is present. 220 Northwestern Avenue, Chariton, IA, 50049 Phones: Juveniles can make or receive one call each day with a parent or guardian, that must happen after school but before 8pm. Visitation: Visits are provided each day of the week but must be scheduled in advance to fit in the following hours Weekday Visits are one half hour during the hours of 3:30-4:30, 5-6, or 6:30-8:00 pm Weekend Visits are one hour during the hours of 3:30-4:30, 5-6, or 6:30-8:00 pm or 9:30-11:30 am, 12:30-2:30 pm
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Recent Bookings & Arrests

How do I find out if someone has been arrested and booked into the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello?

To find out if someone you know has been recently arrested and booked into the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello, call the jail’s booking line at 319-463-7417.

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.

So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello Booking Roster

What happens during booking in Wapello 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 Wapello 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 So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello?

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 Wapello 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 So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello 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 So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello 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 So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello? What is the Schedule?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello’s Inmate Visitation Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 319-463-7417 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 So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello’s Video Remote Visitation Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 319-463-7417 for further assistance.

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Inmate Money Accounts

How Do You Deposit Money for an Inmate in the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello’s Inmate Money and Trust Fund Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 319-463-7417 for further assistance.

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Inmate Phone Contact

How Do I Receive Phone Calls from an Inmate in the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello’s Inmate Phone Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 319-463-7417 for further assistance.

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Mailing an Inmate

How do I Mail an Inmate in the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello, and what can I send them?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello’s Inmate Mail Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 319-463-7417 for further assistance.

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Inmate Commissary

Can I purchase Commissary Online for an Inmate in the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello, and what can I purchase?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello’s Commissary Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 319-463-7417 for further assistance.

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Texting and Emailing an Inmate

How Can I Communicate with an Inmate in the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello using an Online Messaging Service?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello’s Text and Email Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 319-463-7417 for further assistance.

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Inmate Tablets

Do Inmates in the So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello have Access to Tablets or Computers?

We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for everything you need to know about So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello’s Tablet Policies, Rules and Guidelines. If you still have questions after reviewing these FAQs, call 319-463-7417 for further assistance.

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Other Jails in Wapello County

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

Wapello County County Jails
Wapello County Juvenile Facilities
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Other Jails Nearby

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

Wapello Appanoose Monroe Mahaska Davis Van Buren Jefferson Keokuk
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Search for an Inmate in Wapello County

This facility, known as "So. IA Area Juvenile Det -Wapello" is also known as South Iowa Area Detention Service Agency, Lee County Facility, Southern Iowa Area Juvenile Detention-Wapello, Southern Iowa Area Juvenile Detention-Wapello, Iowa, Wapello.