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 2,614 0 873 2 165 6
Clarinda 5,286 0 606 1 69 1
Fort Dodge 7,392 2 565 0 105 4
ICIW 3,205 1 27 1 45 0
IMCC 18,718 5 581 8 119 5
ISP  2,465 0 233 6 131 5
Mt. Pleasant 6,092 15 796 3 69 0
Newton  6,120 1 842 4 68 1
North Central 1,178 0 391 0 36 0
Total  53,070 24 4,914 25 807 22

(Last update: 10/18/21 ​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 October 19, 2021 at 5:33pm.