Dakota County Jail is a new generation (direct supervision) jail. Housing units are staffed 24 hours a day by correctional deputies who coordinate all of the activities in a particular unit. 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. Dakota County booked 3,218 inmates in custody in 1983 (Avg. population 55.96/day), 6,689 inmates in custody in 1995 (Avg. population 130.34/day), 13,699 inmates in custody in 2005 (Avg. population 301.18/day). 2007 was a record year, where Dakota County Jail held 305 inmates in custody per day.
Dakota County Jail Inmate Search
Inmate search provides information about current persons in custody of the Dakota County Jail. Inmate roster usually includes the following information: booking or admission time, first and last name, gender, race, age or date of birth. Sometimes more detailed inmate records are provided (case number, charges, bail/bond amount, previous charges, photo, address, sentence information, commitment information, disciplinary infractions, disciplinary appeals, parole action, parole placement, work program, detainer/ warrants, profile classification, etc.).
Inmate Search in Dakota County Jail is provided by Dakota County Jail itself or by other third party. We do not guarantee accuracy of the information provided by Dakota County Jail inmate search service. Be aware, that inmate information for different jails and prisons has different update periodicity. Usually inmate rosters are updated as new innmates data becomes available. Please see Dakota County Jail website for more information. Typically online inmate lists should not be considered an official record or an official inmate roster. Official records and inmate rosters are kept by Dakota County Jail.