Dakota County Jail





Are you looking for an inmate in the Dakota County Jail? Go to the Inmate Search page and type in a name. You will be brought to a page where you can read:
  • full name
  • age
  • date of birth
  • sex/race
  • booking date
  • a link to 'view details'

Click on the 'view details' link and you will get a lot more information to review which will include:
  • a photo
  • booking number
  • arrest date and time
  • arrest agency and city
  • location
  • anticipated release date
  • bail information
  • charge information/disposition
  • court information

You can also review the Most Wanted listings or type in a name and do a Warrant Search.

Do you need address information for the jail? Try the Directions to the Jail Facility page which will give you a street address.


Dakota County Sheriff


If you have questions about visiting, check out the Visiting Rules and Hours page.

For an explanation about what can and cannot be included in letters to inmates, see the Inmate Mail guidelines.


Dakota County Courthouse Locations


Two good resources for you to check out are:






Return from Dakota Jail to Minnesota Inmate Locator

Return from Dakota County Jail to The Free Inmate Locator