The Dakota County Jail charges fees for various services. Below is a list of charges and fees:
|Daily jail booking report (per month) ||$35|
|Inmate urinalysis collection fee ||$15|
|Medical co-pay - doctor ||$10|
|Medical co-pay - nurse ||$5|
|Out-of-county boarding straight time (per day) ||$115|
|Pay for stay (per day) ||$25|
|Work release fee (per day) ||$25|
|Work release for out-of-county boarders (per day) ||$115|
Booking Fee Refund Form
The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office charges a $25 booking fee to each person booked in the Dakota County Jail for confinement and not released upon completion of the booking process. You may be eligible for a refund if you were not charged, were acquitted, or if the charges were dismissed. Complete a Booking Fee Refund Form.
Fee Waiver Form
If you cannot afford to pay the jail fees, you may be eligible to have these fees waived. The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office will consider waiving these fees under conditions such as inability to pay, undue hardship, or extenuating circumstances. To request a waiver, you must complete and submit the Jail Fee Waiver Form.