The Shelby County Jail is a medium-security detention center. This facility will house adult male and adult female inmates. This facility does not house any juveniles. Juveniles are housed in a separate facility within the county.
The Shelby County Jail serves out over 600,000 meals every year to inmates. The Shelby County Jail will book and process nearly 300,000 people throughout the year as well.
As this facility does not have its own lock-up area. The Shelby County Jail also accepts inmates on a local, state, and even federal level. Not all inmates who are in the Shelby County Jail are residents of Shelby County. They frequently take in inmates from the Sidney Police Department.
All correctional officers in the facility will go through rigorous training that will surpass state and national standards before they can physically work inside the Shelby County Jail.
The Shelby County Jail is mainly made up of inmates who are starting their trial, going through their trial, and inmates who are waiting to be sentenced. There is a small portion of inmates who are currently serving out their sentence in the facility.
This original jail was constructed back in 1903. The Shelby County Jail that you know today, was not the once awesome state of the art jail that you see now.
Shelby County Jail Sheriff's Office
|Address:||555 Gearhart Rd.Sidney, OH 45365|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Shelby County Jail
555 Gearhart Road, Sidney, OH, 45365
Shelby County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Shelby County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||555 Gearhart Road, Sidney, OH, 45365|
|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|