The Jones County Jail is nestled in Murdo, South Dakota. The Jones County Sheriff’s Department is the law enforcement agency responsible for maintaining and operating the Jones County Jail.
The Jones County Jail works closely with many law enforcement agencies including the various police departments, U.S. Marshals, and the sheriffs.
Many of the inmates in the facility are residents of Jones County. Many of the inmates housed here in the facility are currently awaiting trial. However, there are inmates in the facility that have already been sentenced. Inmates who have already been sentenced will carry a sentence no more than 2 years.
Inmates who reside in the Jones County area and who were sentenced longer than two years will be transferred to a different facility to serve out their sentence.
The main mission of the Jones County Jail is to be cost-effective, but also supply inmates with all the resources they need to help improve upon themselves for when they get released from the facility. They offer many programs including GED prep, religious services, commissary, and even substance abuse programs and classes.
Overall, the Jones County Jail has surpassed all of the state and national requirements when it comes to how they operate.
Jones County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Jones County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||104 East 4th Street PO Box 95, Murdo, SD, 57559-0095|
|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|