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Third Judicial District

Department of Correctional Services

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As of July 1st, this website will no longer be available. We will be integrated into the main website for Iowa Department of Corrections and have a page dedicated for our resources and information.
Navigating to after July 1st will automatically redirect to the new website.

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Third District County Map

These are the counties we serve. Click on a county to learn more about it.

Osceola County Dickinson County Emmet County Kossuth County Palo Alto County Clay County O'Brien County Buena Vista County Cherokee County Sioux County Plymouth County Woodbury County Monona County Crawford County Ida County Lyon County

A message from the Director:

“We have a wonderful opportunity in our “people” profession to each be a thread of a beautiful community fabric. We can listen, ask questions, learn, educate, address trauma, repair harm, and role model the truth.”

– Maureen Hansen, Third District Director