North Central Correctional Facility Inmate Search and Prison Information

North Central Correctional Facility

712-297-7821

313 Lanedale, Rockwell City, IA, 50579

http://www.doc.state.ia.us/Institutions.asp

Opened since 1996, North Central Correctional Facility, located in Rockwell City, is an all adult male prison that houses over 494 offenders. This level V facility houses minimum, medium and closed custody inmates.

Currently, North Central Correctional Facility offers its inmates the chance to work in community service support roles including working for the Department of Transportation and other interagency services.

Inmates incarcerated at North Central Correctional Facility can take anger management, parenting, and financial planning classes, as well as participate in stress management and mental health counseling. Narcotics Anonymous and Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are also available. Religious services and Bible studies are offered to all inmates as well.

North Central Correctional Facility — General Information

Facility Name North Central Correctional Facility
Facility Type State Prison
Capacity 494
Address 313 Lanedale, Rockwell City, IA, 50579
Phone 712-297-7821
City Rockwell City
Postal Code 50579
State Iowa
County Calhoun County
Official Website http://www.doc.state.ia.us/Institutions.asp

Sending a Mail/Care Package

If you wish to send mail or a package to an inmate at North Central Correctional Facility, you can send it by U.S. Postal Service mail. Address the mail as follows:

Inmate Last Name, First Name, ID Number
North Central Correctional Facility
313 Lanedale, Rockwell City, IA, 50579

Inmates are not allowed to receive mail in boxes, padded envelopes, plastic bags, multi-layer packaging, envelopes that include metal parts, any package containing bubble wrap or packing peanuts, or card stock type envelopes.

Sending Money

There are three different ways one can send money to those serving time in North Central Correctional Facility.

Lock Box

Lock Box will be the most cost-effective way to send money. There is no fee to use this service. This service provides a smaller hold time when sending money by personal check, money order, or using a cashier’s check.

EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer)

The electronic funds transfer will be the fastest option out of the three. It will post the money on the inmates account within 72 hours. This option is a paid service.

The service providers are the following:

  • JPay

  • GTL/Connectnetwork

  • Keefe

Send Checks to the Prison

This service is completely free. However, out of the three services, this way will take the longest. All money going to the prison is subjected to a 30-day hold. You will need to make all checks and money orders out to the Iowa Department of Corrections and make sure you write the inmate’s number on the check.

Phone calls

Iowa prison inmates are not permitted to receive telephone calls. However, inmates may place collect calls to approved numbers.

When an inmate enters into North Central Correctional Facility, he or she will have an inmate telephone account established with a Personal Identification Number (PIN) and be provided with instructions for placing collect calls to family and friends. Inmate phone lists are limited to ten (10) numbers.

Inmates are authorized to initiate collect calls to personal landline numbers and personal cell phone numbers. Before an inmate is permitted to place a collect call, he or she must submit the telephone number, name, and address for verification and activation prior to being added to the inmate's approved call list

Visitation

The easiest and fastest way to set up a visitation appointment with an inmate is to sign up at Iowa Department of Corrections website. Before you sign up for a visiting appointment, you will need to make an account first.

Anyone who has filled out a visitor’s application and had it approved may visit their inmate. Visiting hours are Saturdays and Sundays from 9 am to 3 pm. Registration for visitation begins at 8:15am and ends at 2 pm. if you arrive after 2 pm, you will not be able to visit.

Visiting Hours

Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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