Alta Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: August 19, 2022
223 South Main Street, Alta, IA, 51002

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The Alta Jail is classified as a medium security, transient remedial office for grown-up prisoners. This facility is situated in Alta, Iowa and is controlled by the nearby police offices.

Detainees at the Alta Jail are held in single cells. This office serves the city of Alta just as the region that encompasses it.

The Alta Jail main purpose is to give the individuals of the Alta region with an improved degree of administration by lodging detainees by building up a sheltered, secure office; while safeguarding others conscious guardianship, control and oversight.

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Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Alta Jail
223 South Main Street, Alta, IA, 51002

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Jail Name Alta Jail
Jail Type City Jail
State Iowa
County Buena Vista County
Web Page website
Address 223 South Main Street, Alta, IA, 51002
City Alta
Zip 51002
Phone 712-749-2525

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Detainees will have the chance to write and send you letters when they are serving their time in the facility. All letters will need to be written on a postcard that is not larger than 4x6”.

You will always need to keep in the back of your mind that your mail will be read by a facility member first.

Sending Money

Has an inmate requested money from you? You can do one of two things when it comes to that request. If you are local, you are more than welcome to come down to the facility to drop off some funds. If you are not local, you can mail your funds to the facility.

Phone calls

One of the few things and detainee can do is use the phone. All calls will be closely watched and monitored.


Guests are required to be in any event 13 years old and be endorsed by the leader also.

Appearance at Alta Jail for pre-preliminary detainees includes those individuals who have not been to preliminary under the steady gaze of arranged court dates, either consistently or before is recorded beneath:


8:00 AM to 2:00 PM


3:30 PM to 5:30 PM


8:00 AM to 2:00 PM


3:30 PM to 5:30 PM


8:00 AM to 2:00 PM


3:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Visiting Hours

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
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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