The Polk County Jail staff operates under the supervision of Jail Administrator Rich McKovich. Corrections Officers are responsible for the care, custody and control of all individuals arrested in Polk County. The Polk County Jail is a full service facility providing nutritious meals prepared onsite by inmates who have been given trustee status. Trustees also perform many daily tasks under the supervision of Corrections Officers to include; laundry, cleaning, and minor routine upkeep of the jail facility.
Visitation hours are; 11:00AM-6:00PM. Inmates are responsible for notifying their guests of their approved visitation time. Visitors to the Polk County Jail are subject to searches and are limited as to what they may bring into the jail. Visitors must provide a valid identification. Persons under 16 years of age MUST be accompanied by an adult guardian or parent. NO exceptions! Emergency visits may only be authorized by the Sheriff or Jail Administrator. NO exceptions!