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Community Based Corrections

Michelle Dix, District Director
1000 Washington Avenue, Des Moines,  50314
Phone: 515-242-6600 or Fax: 515-242-6656

  • 16 counties covered: Guthrie, Dallas, Polk, Jasper, Adair, Madison, Warren, Marion, Adams, Union, Clarke, Lucas, Taylor, Ringgold, Decatur, Wayne

The Department of Corrections Fifth District provides an array of services: pretrial interviews and supervision, presentence investigations, probation and parole supervision, residential placement, and other specialized supervision services such as drug treatment court, mental health and sex offender programming, electronic monitoring, state work release, 2nd and 3rd offense drunk drivers, federal clients, and a Fugitive Unit. 



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