Knox County Jail, OH Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: April 12, 2020
11540 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mt. Vernon, OH, 43050
Knox County Jail

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The Knox County Jail is operated and managed by the Knox County Sheriff’s Department. The Knox County Sheriff’s Department wants to promote a safe and humane housing facility for its inmates, staff, and the community they serve.

The goal of the Knox County Jail is to have all of their staff members meet and exceed the standards that the Administrative Codes, Ohio State Statutes, and the United State Constitution set forth.  All staff members will go through rigorous training to meet every procedure and policy to ensure the safety of both the other staff members and the community.

The Knox County Sheriff’s Department, Knox County Jail is a huge part of the law enforcement community. They are a major part in serving the various law enforcement agencies in promoting with a more safer and efficient way.

The facility is a medium-security facility. Many inmates in this facility have a sentence of 2 years and less. However, the Knox County Jail does not only hold those with a sentence, but they also hold inmates who are awaiting trial, or those who could not post bond either. All inmates are entitled to having medical care (if needed), three meals a day, and personal hygiene care.


Knox County Sheriffs Office / Knox County Jail

Address: 11540 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio, 43050
Phone: 740-397-3333
Fax: 740-397-5277

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Knox County Jail
11540 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mt. Vernon, OH, 43050

Knox County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Knox County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 11540 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mt. Vernon, OH, 43050
Phone 740-392-5245
City Mt. Vernon
Postal Code 43050
State Ohio
County Knox 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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