Iowa Corrections COVID-19 Information

Information related to the Department's response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) will be posted here as it becomes available. 

First: If you are sick and believe you may have COVID-19, please do not come to a correctional facility, and contact your healthcare provider immediately. Staff should contact their supervisor immediately. 

 

  • For information on PPE and Hand Sanitizer produced by Iowa Prison Industries, click here. 
     
  • For links to reliable information related to COVID19, click here. 
     
  • For all information related to steps the DOC has taken to mitigate the impact of COVID-19, please click here. 
     
  • For those with a loved-one incarcerated, please click here. 

Quick stats

Prison Inmates Tested Inmates Positive Inmates No Longer Positive Staff Positive* Staff No Longer Positive COVID Related  Inmate Deaths 
Anamosa 2,601 1 872 6 155 6
Clarinda 5,265 0 606 0 65 1
Fort Dodge 7,339 0 565 3 101 4
ICIW 3,142 0 27 1 42 0
IMCC 18,252 1 580 1 116 5
ISP  2,444 0 233 7 119 5
Mt. Pleasant 5,973 1 793 9 60 0
Newton  6,095 1 842 2 66 1
North Central 1,157 0 391 0 36 0
Total  52,268 4 4,909 29 760 22

(Last update: 9/23/21 ​at 8:30 a.m.) 

*Some staff data is reliant on self-reporting.

Definitions: 
Inmates tested: Means tests administered to inmates; may include individual inmates that were tested multiple times. 
Inmates positive: Means inmates that are currently considered "positive," whether symptomatic or asymptomatic, but have not qualified as "recovered." 
Inmates no longer positive: Means inmates that have had COVID-19, but have qualified as recovered from their illness and are believed to no longer be contagious. 

If you are a member of our staff with questions, please click here. 

 

 

Printed from the Iowa Department of Corrections website on September 26, 2021 at 2:24pm.