Jefferson County Jail

1200 W Grimes Avenue
Fairfield, IA 52556
Phone: (641) 472-3967

The Jefferson County Jail lobby is located on the east side of the Jefferson County Law Center.

Mail to Inmates

Send to: Jefferson County Jail
c/o Inmate's name
1200 W Grimes Avenue
Fairfield, IA 52556


Visitations are Monday through Friday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm and originate in the east lobby. Each inmate is assigned a specific time and all visitors must be on a pre-approved list. Call (641) 472-3967 to find out the inmate's visitation time and approval procedures.

Civilian Fingerprints

All employment fingerprints are done by appointment only. Call (641) 472-3967 to make an appointment. All individuals being fingerprinted need to go to the west door just south of the overhead garage doors. There is a call button next to the door in order to talk to the staff.