Ames City Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

515-294-4428, 515-294-6762
Armory Building Room 55, Ames, IA, 50011
Ames City Jail

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Ames, Iowa is home to the Ames City Jail.

The Ames City Jail is operated by the Ames Police Department. The Ames Police Department is the main arresting agency for inmates in the facility.

The Ames City Jail inmates are typically residents of the city or the inmates committed a crime within the city limits.

Majority of the inmates who are being held in the Ames City Jail cannot get bail, so they are stuck in the facility until they go before a judge.

How to Find Someone in Ames City Jail

Most of the city jails throughout the United States does NOT have a public inmate roster.

What does this mean for someone who is looking for an inmate?

This means you will have to get in contact with the Ames City Jail via going down to the facility or calling them via the telephone.

A correctional officer in the facility will gladly answer your questions. Keep in mind that the correctional officer will only be permitted to answer your basic questions. They will not be allowed to talk about the case.

Send a Mail/Package

Friends and family members can send the inmate mail. However, you should note that you will NOT be permitted to send any inmate in the Ames City Jail a care package.

If you send a care package, it will be refused and sent back to the original sender.

Sending Money

All the money that you will give to an inmate will have to be through a money order. You can do so by dropping it off or mailing it, if you are not local.

Phone Calls

The only way an inmate in the Ames City Jail can call you is by calling you collect. Inmates and the Ames City Jail are NOT responsible for the fees associated with the call. You, the recipient will be the one who will pay for these fees.

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Ames City Jail
Armory Building Room 55, Ames, IA, 50011

Ames City Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Ames City Jail
Jail Type City Jail
Location Armory Building Room 55, Ames, IA, 50011
Phone 515-294-4428, 515-294-6762
City Ames
Postal Code 50011
State Iowa
County Story County
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Visitation Hours

Would you like to visit an inmate who is currently in the Ames City Jail?

You will be happy to know that the Ames City Jail has visitation daily. You are welcome to stop by between 8 am to 9 pm during the week. You can also stop by on weekends during 8 am to 3 pm.

You will need to have your driver’s license to be allowed into the facility. You will also be searched upon entering the facility as well.

Sunday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Monday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

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