Corrections Division


The Van Wert County Correctional Facility is an 82 bed county owned building, located at 204 North Washington Street in Van Wert, Ohio.
The facility was originally opened in September of 1998.
The facility offers inmates programs such as anger management, parenting skills, along with drug and alcohol rehab.  The Gideon's provide church and pastoral services.

Correctional Facility Visitation
You are video recorded while on or in facility property.
Juvenile visitors must be accompanied by an adult.
Visitors must have a Picture ID.
No cellular devices are permitted in the facility.

Visitation Hours

Thursday 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm
  6:00 pm till 9:00 pm

You may place money in an Inmate Account over the internet at or there is also a Kiosk in the facility lobby.
You may also visit to connect with an Inmate through voice, video and mail.

For more information, please call the Corrections Facility: (419) 238-2464

Corrections Division