The facility is a maximum security correctional facility. The Lemhi County Jail mission is to provide a safe and secure facility for both inmates and the staff.
They typically hold around 200 inmates every day. The facility can hold inmates from medium to max working inmates, medium general, max general population, and closed custody inmates.
Majority of the inmates that are already sentenced have sentences less than two years. The Lemhi County Jail accepts inmates from surrounding municipalities and towns when there are no rooms in city jails.
All violent and out of control inmates will be separated from the general population inmates to keep the peace inside the facility at all times.
The Lemhi County Jail also has an Interim Work Center. The Interim Work Center is also known as the low-medium custody facility. This facility holds around 90 inmates. There are an additional 20 inmates every day that is serving time with the Electronic Home Detention.
The Lemhi County Jail is operated and managed by the Lemhi County Sheriff’s Office.
Lemhi County Sheriff's Office
|Address:||206 Courthouse DrSalmon, ID 83467|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Lemhi County Jail
206 Courthouse Drive, Salmon, ID, 82467
Lemhi County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Lemhi County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||206 Courthouse Drive, Salmon, ID, 82467|
|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|