Search Inmates in Dakota County, Minnesota. Results May Include: Arrests, Bookings, Arrest Date, Mugshot, Booking Number, Date of Birth, Sheriff’s Custody, Housing Location, Received Date, Arrested by, Case/Count, Description of Charges, Charged by, Reason for Arrest, Severify of Charge, State of Charge, Bail Information, Court Appearance Date, Court Location.

Dakota County, Minnesota Sheriff Overview

Dakota County is located in the eastern part of Minnesota. Its county seat is in Hastings. Dakota County is the third-most populous county in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Dakota County is included in the Minneapolis–St. Paul–Bloomington, MN–WI Metropolitan Statistical Area, the sixteenth largest metropolitan area in the United States with about 3.3 million residents.Dakota is named named for Dakota people. Zip codes in Dakota include 55010, 55024, 55031, 55033, 55044, 55065, 55068, 55075, 55076, 55077, 55085, 55118, 55120, 55121, 55122, 55123, 55124, 55150, 55306, and 55337.

Sheriff Tim Leslie is the current head of the Dakota County Sheriff’s Office. His contact information include his phone number ((651) 438-4710), and his email address (tim.leslie@co.dakota.mn.us).

Dakota County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 1580 Highway 55

Hastings, MN 55033

Phone: (651)438-4780

Fax: (651)438-4788

Inmate Search in Dakota County Jail

The Dakota County Jail has an online

of incarcerated inmates maintained at their site. You can search for an inmate using the following filters: Last Name, First Name, From Date Posted, To Date Posted, Court Date. The file of each inmate contains Name, Booking Number, Booking Date, Arrest Date/Time, Arrest Agency, Arrest City, Reason Held, Inmate Location, Anticipated Release Date, Criminal Complaints, Bail Information, Charge Information.

The Dakota County Jail is a 263 bed direct supervision facility. Correctional Deputies have control of inmates 24 hours per day. Upon arrival inmates are searched, booked, fingerprinted, photographed, showered, and are issued jail uniforms, bedding and hygiene products. Housing units are staffed 24 hours a day by correctional deputies who coordinate all of the activities in a particular unit. Female inmates in custody at the Dakota County Jail are currently housed at the Ramsey County Workhouse.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

Every inmate will have the opportunity to sign up for a designated visiting time located within each housing unit. Only one time slot will be allotted per inmate, each visiting day. They may have more than one person visit during this time period, but only during the time they signed up for. (Children of the inmate do not have to be listed.),

Visitation Time

Wednesdays                1:00 pm        –        4:30 pm

Saturdays and Sundays                11:00 am        –        5:00 pm

Saturdays and Sundays                7:00 pm        –        9:20 pm

All inmate correspondence must be sent through the U.S. Mail with the return address to:

(Inmates Full Name)
PO Box 247J
Hastings, MN 55033

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 Dakota 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 Bondsman

Posting Bond in Minnesota Court

Before any subject is released on bond, the bond must be approved by a judge after submission to the prosecuting lawyer for approval and execution. It may be filed with the court administrator during regular business hours and also with the custodian of the jail. In cases where bail has been set by the court and the defendant has provided a bail bond with corporate surety, approval by a judge is unnecessary if the bond conforms to Form 702 as published by the state court overseer.

Forfeiture of Bonds in Minnesota Court

Whenever a bail bond is forfeited by a judge, the surety and bondsman shall be informed by the court overseer in writing, and be directed to make payment in accordance with the terms of the bond within ninety (90) days from the date of the order of forfeiture. A signed copy of the order of forfeiture shall be forwarded with the notice.

Dakota County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined200
Avg Daily Populationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll80
Full time total employees80
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 1580 HIGHWAY 55 HASTINGS MN 55033

Dakota County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 2016233,145
Number Employed Annual Average, 2016225,165
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20167,980
Unemployment Rate, 20163.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201577,576
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Dakota County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201429,191
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 20157.1
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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