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Hardin County, Iowa Sheriff Overview

Hardin County is located in the central part of Iowa. Its county seat is in Eldora. Hardin County is named after Col. John J. Hardin, of Illinois, who was killed in the Mexican–American War Zip codes in Hardin County include 50006, 50043, 50102, 50122, 50126, 50206, 50230, 50258, 50259, 50269, 50601, 50627, 50672.

Sheriff Dave McDaniel is the current head of the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office. His contact information includes his email address (dmcdaniel@hardincountyia.gov).

Hardin County Sheriff’s Office:
Address: 1116 14th Avenue
Eldora, IA 50627
Phone: 641-939-8189
Fax: 641-939-8249

Inmate Search in Hardin County Jail

The Hardin County Jail maintains an online list of inmates incarcerated in their Facility. Each inmate’s file contains the following information: Name, Age, Gender, Detained, Released, Charges. The head of the Jail Facility is Nick Whitmore.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

Visitation Eligibility & Rules
Inmates not under disciplinary action are allowed to receive visitors during the scheduled times appropriate to their age and/or gender.
Each registered visitor may have 30 minutes.
Up to three people may visit the same detainee at the same time.
Visitors may not register more than once each day.
Visitors under the age of 18 years old may only visit inmates in his or her immediate family and must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Visitation Policy Reminders
These policies are to be strictly enforced with no exceptions:
All visitors are subject to search.
All visitors must produce 2 forms of identification. You must produce identification each time you intend to visit.
Be prepared to encounter an officer or receptionist that is not familiar with you. If you fail to produce such identification, your visit will be denied.
For security reasons, you must be certain of public visitation times. There are no special or nonscheduled visits allowed.
No Smoking. The Hardin County Law Enforcement is a smoke-free facility as required by Iowa Law.
Visitation may be denied due to refusal of either requirement.
Visitation may be terminated at any time for security reasons.
Finally, all other provisions of the visitation policy remain in effect.

Visitor Dress Code
This visitor dress code is as required by federal standards:
Shorts and skirts shall cover areas of the anatomy customarily covered to include the buttocks and crotch area, both standing and sitting.
Shorts and skirts shall be no shorter than mid-thigh both standing and sitting.
No sheer or see-through clothing, gang-related “colors,” or any clothing top that is strapless so as to expose the chest or midriff is allowed.
Tube tops and swim suits are prohibited.
Shoes must be worn at all times.
No visitor will be allowed to visit unless properly dressed.

Visitation Time:
Adult Inmates
Monday – Saturday
Register until 4 p.m.

Female Inmates 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Male Inmates 1 – 4:30 p.m.

Juvenile Inmates may receive adult visitors
Monday – Friday
6 – 8 p.m.

Visitors may deposit money into inmate accounts at the facility through an automated teller service. Funds deposited in this manner must be in the form of cash, credit or debit card.

Deposits may be made online by creating an account through the JailATM website. Follow the simple prompts to set up an account by clicking the “Sign In” button.
Alternatively, funds may also be mailed to any detainee of the facility simply by sending the detainee the funds either in the form of cash, cashier’s check, or money order.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup

All registered sex offenders are registered on either a national or state sex offender database. The people on these databases have been convicted of a sex or kidnapping crime. The definition of a sex offender is a person convicted of a crime involving sex, including rape, molestation, and production or distribution of child pornography.

You can access this information online for Hardin County by going to this link, but bear in mind that searches sometimes reveal primary last known addresses or, rather the block that they live on. You are also required to accept a disclosure to use the database.

Bail and Bail Bondsman

The bail and bond process is used to secure your release from jail in exchange for meeting certain conditions. It is imposed to ensure that you will make your court dates and not commit any further offenses while out. An Iowa criminal lawyer will bring up the issue of bail at your initial appearance before a judge. The judge makes a determination as to the conditions for your release until your next court date.

Just as Iowa provides sentencing guidelines, it offers guidelines for bail bonds. The bond schedule for crimes other than forcible felonies and misdemeanors is as follows:

Manufacturing or delivery of certain controlled substances – $25,000
Felony for manufacturing or delivery of certain controlled substances – $50,000
Class B felony – $25,000
Class C felony – $10,000
Class D felony – $5,000
Aggravated misdemeanor – $2,000
Serious misdemeanor – $1,000
Simple misdemeanor – $300

Hardin County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Hardin County Probation Department
Location:409 17th Street, Eldora, Iowa, 50627
Phone:641-858-2061
Fax:N/A
Hardin County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined72
Avg Daily Population84
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll14
Full time total employees14
Total salaries and wages648391
Other operating expenditures299802
Total construction costs0
Equipment, furnishings, etc30000
Year of original construction2000
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 1116 14TH AVENUE ELDORA IA 50627

Hardin County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20168,621
Number Employed Annual Average, 20168,279
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016342
Unemployment Rate, 20164.0
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201550,947
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Hardin County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20141,584
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 20159.6
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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