The mission of the Appanoose County Jail is to provide a safe and secure confinement of those persons committed to the custody of the jail, and to ensure that all inmates are treated in accordance with the established laws of the United States of America and the State of Iowa, and the Jail administration work daily to meet that mission.
The facility holds inmates who are residents of Appanoose County. However, they will take in inmates from the state or federal prisons when necessary.
Most inmates housed at Appanoose County Jail are awaiting their court dates. Some have been tried and are serving shorter times for their convictions. Probation violations and drug offenses are the crimes that most of these inmates commit.
The Appanoose County Jail in Iowa is operated by the Sheriff of Appanoose County.
The jail holds around 12 inmates on any given day.
The jail is divided into “pods,” each of which includes individual cells (2-3 inmates per cell), sitting areas, and an outside recreation court where inmates can play basketball or work out.
Inmate information such as mail, visitation, commissary, chaplain care, and nutrition can be found on Appanoose County Jail’s website.
Inmates also receive education programs and a TV in the sitting area. Inmates are allowed one hour of recreation time a day. This jail also provides a work release program and other specialized services to the inmates.
Appanoose County Sheriff's Office
|Address:||1125 West Van Buren Street, Centerville, Iowa, 52544|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Appanoose County Jail
1125 West Van Buren Street PO Box 474, Centerville, IA, 52544
Appanoose County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Appanoose County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||1125 West Van Buren Street PO Box 474, Centerville, IA, 52544|
|Sunday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|
|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|