State of Iowa Forfeiture Cases

data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 16 Apr 2019

This dataset provides forfeiture case information including the money, real estate and vehicles seized in the State of Iowa beginning October 6, 2016.

Tags: forfeitures, money, real estate, vehicles, seizing agency

This dataset has the following 23 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Case IDcase_idnumberUnique database ID for forfeiture case
Agency Case Numberagency_case_numbertextUnique ID given by the seizing agency.
Court Numbercourt_numbertextUnique ID given by the courts.
County FIPS Codecounty_fips_codetextA federal processing information series five-digit code for the identification of counties and county equivalents of the United States and its insular and associated areas, for the purpose of information interchange among data processing systems. (INCITS 31-2009).
County Namecounty_nametextCounty where the assets were seized.
Seizing Agencyseizing_agencytextName of agency who employed law enforcement officers who seized assets.
Interested Person(s)interested_personstextName of interested person or persons associated with the forfeiture case.
Money Forfeited?money_forfeitedcheckboxIf checked, money was seized as part of the forfeiture case.
Vehicles Forfeited?vehicles_forfeitedcheckboxIf checked, a vehicle was or multiple vehicles were forfeited as part of the forfeiture case.
Real Estate Forfeited?real_estate_forfeitedcheckboxIf checked, real estate was forfeited as part of the forfeiture case.
Case Closed?case_closedcheckboxIf checked, forfeiture case is closed.
Total Money Forfeitedtotal_money_forfeitednumberSum of the total money seized as part of the forfeiture case.
Total Gross Price of Real Estate Forfeitedtotal_real_estate_gross_pricenumberSum of the total gross price of real estate seized as part of the forfeiture case.
Total Vehicles Forfeitedforfeited_vehicle_countnumberCount of the total number of vehicles seized as part of the forfeiture case.
Fiscal Year Case Openedfiscal_year_openednumberThe fiscal year (July 1 - June 30) for when the case was opened. Fiscal year is named after the calendar year for which it ends.
Fiscal Year Case Closedfiscal_year_closednumberThe fiscal year (July 1 - June 30) for when the case was closed. Fiscal year is named after the calendar year for which it ends.
Primary County Latitudeprimary_county_latnumberPrimary latitude in decimal degrees that create the primary point for the county as provided by U.S. Geological Survey, 19810501, U.S. Geographic Names Information System (GNIS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA. The primary point is generally at or near the geographic center of the county.
Primary County Longitudeprimary_county_longnumberPrimary longitude in decimal degrees that create the primary point for the county as provided by U.S. Geological Survey, 19810501, U.S. Geographic Names Information System (GNIS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA. The primary point is generally at or near the geographic center of the county.
County Primary Pointcounty_primary_pointpointThe primary point for the county as provided by U.S. Geological Survey, 19810501, U.S. Geographic Names Information System (GNIS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA. The primary point is generally at or near the geographic center of the county.
County Primary Point (address)county_primary_point_addresstext
County Primary Point (city)county_primary_point_citytext
County Primary Point (state)county_primary_point_statetext
County Primary Point (zip)county_primary_point_ziptext