Located in Seneca, Kansas, and run by the Nemaha County Sheriff’s Department, the Nemaha County Jail houses inmates in the county from low level to higher level crimes.
Every year Nemaha County Jail averages 3500 bookings, with a daily average of 175 Inmates and a staff of 43.
The facility currently has 159 general population beds, 13 fixed beds for booking, 1 padded cell, 1 medical isolation cell, and 1 large intake holding cell for overflow inmates. Twenty-eight of the 175 beds are for female inmates.
The Nemaha County Jail currently employs:
- One Jail Commander
- Three Lieutenants
- Three Sergeants
- Three Corporals
- Twenty Officers
The Nemaha County Inmates are provided three meals a day that are approved by a dietician in accordance with the Kansas Nutritional Standards. The kitchen staff oversees the food preparation and delivery.
Family and Friends of inmates are permitted to:
• Receive phone calls from inmates
• Send inmates commissary money
• Receive and send inmates mail
• Visit inmates during visiting hours
Inmates in Nemaha County Jail are provided with a variety of programs including a GED program, 12-step meetings, religious services, and more.
On August 17, 2014, the Nemaha County Jail was awarded full accreditation under the Core Standards.
Nemaha County Sheriffs Department
|Address:||212 North 6th Street, Seneca, Kansas, 66538|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Nemaha County Jail
212 North Sixth Street, Seneca, KS, 66538
Nemaha County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Nemaha County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||212 North Sixth Street, Seneca, KS, 66538|
|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|