The Newport County Sheriff’s Jail is in Newport, Rhode Island. The Newport County Jail is operated and managed by the Newport County Sheriff’s Office.
The Newport County Sheriff’s Jail is an all level security facility. The main mission of the facility is to provide a safe and secure environment where inmates are treated with respect and dignity and learn how to take initiative for their actions.
In return for their work, they can shave off a few days from their sentence. While inmates are serving their time out in the Newport County Sheriff’s Jail, they can work throughout the jail such as laundry personnel or a kitchen staff member.
The Newport County Sheriff’s Jail receives new inmates to the jail daily. Inmates are released when they post bail, placed under probation, or on their own recognizance. While new inmates are coming in, there are also inmates leaving as well.
The inmates who are not released will have their own bed and be allotted three meals a day.
There are a number of inmates who are currently serving out their sentence in the facility as well. If an inmate is sentenced to more than two years, they will be transferred out to state prison within Rhode Island. The Newport County Sheriff’s Jail will house inmates who have a sentence of two years or less. The Newport County Sheriff’s Jail is made up of mainly of inmates who are currently waiting for their trial to start, inmates who are going through their trial, and inmates who are waiting to be sentenced.
All violent and out of control inmates will be separated from the general population inmates to keep the peace inside the facility.
Newport County Sheriff’s Jail Sheriff's Office
|Address:||Florence K Murray Judicial ComplexEisenhower SquareNewport, RI 02840-2996|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Newport County Sheriff's Jail
45 Washington Square, Newport, RI, 02840
Newport County Sheriff’s Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Newport County Sheriff’s Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||45 Washington Square, Newport, RI, 02840|
|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|