Buchanan County Jail, MO Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: May 1, 2020
816-236-8888, 816-236-8801
501 Faraon Street, St. Joseph, MO, 64501
Buchanan County Jail

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The Buchanan County Jail is situated in St. Joseph, Missouri. The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office is the law enforcement agency responsible for operating and managing the Buchanan County Jail.

The Buchanan County Jail is a medium-security correctional facility. The facility is home to only adult male and adult female inmates.

The entire corrections area is 148,000 square feet. The facility consists of four housing pods. Within these four housing pods are 224 beds, 232 cells, 464 cell beds, and 424 dorm beds.

The facility will book nearly 15,000 individuals on any given year. The facility will serve nearly 876,000 meals on any given year as well.  The cell dimensions come in around 6’x13’10”.

The Buchanan County Jail has its current inmate roster available on the web for the general public to search. The inmate roster will only display inmates who are currently in the custody of the Buchanan County Jail. Inmates who have been released, on probation, or transferred to a different facility will not be in this roster.

The Buchanan County Jail offers its inmates a variety of services and programs including the following:

  • Abuse Prevention
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Anger Management
  • Bible Study
  • Catholic STAR Program
  • Computer Classes
  • Domestic Violence Support Group
  • ESL (English as a Second Language)
  • GED Education Change
  • High School Diploma
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • LDS Institute
  • LDS Services
  • LDS Substance Abuse
  • Life Skills
  • Religious


Buchanan County Sheriffs Department / Buchanan County Jail

Address: 501 Faraon Street, St. Joseph, Missouri, 64501
Phone: 816-271-5555
Fax: 816-271-5496

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Buchanan County Jail
501 Faraon Street, St. Joseph, MO, 64501

Buchanan County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Buchanan County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 501 Faraon Street, St. Joseph, MO, 64501
Phone 816-236-8888, 816-236-8801
City St. Joseph
Postal Code 64501
State Missouri
County Buchanan County
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Visitation Hours

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

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