Van Wert County Jail, OH

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Van Wert County Jail, Van Wert County, County Jail


204 North Washington Street, Van Wert, OH, 45891


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The Van Wert County Jail is nestled in Van Wert, Ohio. Most of the inmates that are housed in the Van Wert County Jail will either have been arrested in the county or reside in the county.

The Van Wert County Jail is a medium-security facility. The Van Wert County Jail will only house adult offenders. No juvenile offenders will be brought to this facility under any circumstances.

The Van Wert County Jail works closely with many law enforcement agencies including the United States Marshals.

Van Wert County Sheriffs Office

Address: 113 North Market Street, Van Wert, Ohio, 45891

Phone: 419-238-3866

Website: website

Sending a Mail/Care Package

All incoming and outgoing mail will be examined by a correctional officer in the Van Wert County Jail. This process will take a few days before the mail will be passed out to the correct inmates.

Please refrain from sending any of the following:

  • Care Packages

  • Sexual Content

  • Cash

  • Personal Checks

  • Hard Cover Books

Sending Money

Sending money is going to be one of the easiest tasks you will have to do for an inmate. All funds will need to be in a money order that has the inmate’s name on it.

Phone calls

Many of the prison systems throughout the great old United States utilize Securus Technologies as their phone service.

Securus Technologies is a third-party phone service that inmates can use, if they would rather not make collect calls home.

Many families within the Van Wert County Jail have opted in to use Securus Technologies because no one has a landline phone that you would need to be able to answer collect calls.


Before you can visit an inmate in the Van Wert County Jail, you will need to ensure that you are not under the influence of any drugs or alcohol. You will need to ensure that you are dressed properly along with having the proper identification on you as well.

If you are visiting with a minor, you will need to be that minor's legal guardian for the minor to be permitted into the visitation area.

All visitation will happen through a glass wall. This will be considered a non-contact visit. There will be NO physical touch.

Visiting Hours

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
Sunday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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