Corrections Division

jail-300The Van Wert County Correctional Facility is a 78 bed county owned building located at 204 N. Washington St. 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. There is a work release program for inmates who are employed and qualify under strict established guidelines.

The Sheriff also maintains an inmate community work crew program. Inmates are placed on supervised work crews to do community service work throughout Van Wert County. This provides a service to the public of numerous man-hours of community service by the inmates, while at the same time instilling a philosophy of good work habits and work ethic with the inmates.

Correctional Facility Visitation Hours
Day Begin End
Thursday 1:00 P. M 3:00 P.M.
Saturday 1:00 P. M.
6:00 P.M.
3:00 P.M.
9:00 P. M.

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