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The Palo Alto County Jail in Iowa has two primary locations: the Palo Alto County Corrections Center I and Palo Alto County CC II. Palo Alto County CC1 is the main facility and houses only males, and Palo Alto County CC2 houses both males and females.
Palo Alto County Sheriffs Office
- 2001 11th Street, Emmetsburg, Iowa, 50536
To search for an inmate, have ready the inmate’s full legal name, inmate number if you know it, and date of birth. Then you can search online by clicking here. For additional questions, you can call and speak with the Palo Alto County Jail staff directly at Palo Alto County Jail.
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Sending a Mail/Care Package
You can send letters or postcards to inmates. Make sure any mail you send also has your name and return address, or it might not be delivered to the inmate.
Send mail to:
2001 11th Street PO Box 126, Emmetsburg, IA, 50536
There are a few ways to send money to an inmate. You can send money as a money order through the US Postal Service at the above address or you can send money by Western Union.
Money made payable to an inmate can be received will be received and placed in the inmate’s personal property.
Inmates can only access money in their account once every 7 calendar days, and they can used that money at the Palo Alto County Jail commissary. Plan ahead so the inmate can get the money when he needs it.
Inmates cannot receive phone calls and the Palo Alto County Jail staff will not deliver messages to inmates.
Inmates can make phone calls. Phone services are provided by GTL. You will need to set up an account and add money to a prepaid account for inmate. To do this, you can call 712-852-3535.
Inmates at either Palo Alto County Jail facility can hold visitors.
Visitation schedules for the Palo Alto County Jail are as follows (by inmate's last name)
A-G Sundays and Thursdays
H-O Mondays and Fridays
P-Z Tuesdays and Saturdays
Juveniles - Wednesdays
A maximum of 2 adults and 3 children can visit at a time, and visits are limited to 15 minutes per visit, except for juveniles, who are permitted 30 minutes.
Call ahead to make sure there are no restrictions in visitation and that the inmate can receive visitors. During your visit, dress conservatively and do not bring in any contraband material, or your visit will be canceled and not rescheduled.
Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Refer the map below to find the driving directions.