The Desha County Jail is located in Arkansas City, Arkansas. The Desha County Jail is maintained and owned by the Board of County Commissioners but is operated by the Desha County Sheriff’s Office.
As of currently, the Desha County Jail can house over 1,500 inmates every day. The complex comes equipped with a housing area, booking area, laundry facility, medical ward, visiting areas, courtroom, and support areas.
The Desha County Jail believes if you can successfully rehabilitate an inmate, they will likely not re-offend in the future.
- Medical Care Services
- Religious Services
- Mental Health Services
- Inmate Mail
- Telephone Use
- Educational Services
Having a jail on the fourth floor of the Desha County Courthouse poses many security and safety concerns for everyone involved. As of late, the plans for either an overhaul of the existing space and plans for a new facility are still in the works.
The fourth tent is not currently up for use, but that will add in another 100 beds for inmates. They will be expanding their food services area in the near future. They are currently expanding. That will cost nearly $17 million to do. Their new mental health dormitory can hold up to 300 inmates comfortably as well.
Desha County Jail Sheriff's Office
|Address:||604 President StreetP.O. Box 417Arkansas City, AR 71630|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Desha County Jail
604 Robert S. Morris Avenue PO Box 417, Arkansas City, AR, 71630
Desha County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Desha County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||604 Robert S. Morris Avenue PO Box 417, Arkansas City, AR, 71630|
|Sunday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|
|Monday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Tuesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Wednesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Thursday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Friday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Saturday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|