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Perform a free Shelby County Ohio inmate records search, including jail rosters, inmate list, persons in custody, recent arrests, mugshot lookups, and active booking logs.

The Shelby County Jail is a full-service, minimum to maximum security facility located in Sidney, Ohio. The jail houses female and male adult offenders who have been arrested and charged with misdemeanor or felony offenses. All inmates are either serving their sentence, awaiting trial or awaiting transfer to a state of federal prison. The facility has a capacity of 188 inmates. The average daily population is 165 inmates, with a record high of 186 inmates. The jail offers work release and inmate worker positions to inmates who qualify. Programs such as GED classes, drug and alcohol rehab classes and anger management are offered to inmates. Current inmates are listed on the facility’s jail roster.

Karla Pleiman, Jail Lieutenant
Email: [email protected]

Shelby County Jail
555 Gearhart Road
Sidney, OH 45365
Phone: 937-498-7831
Fax: 937-494-2180

How to Send Mail and Package

Inmates are allowed to receive mail from their friends and family members. All mail will be opened and searched for contraband.

Mail can be sent to:

Inmate Name
C/O Shelby County Jail
555 Gearhart Road
Sidney, OH 45365

Funds can be added to an inmate’s commissary account online or over the phone. To add funds online, visit the SmartDeposit website. Funds can be added over the phone by calling 866-394-0490.

Visitation Hours

Inmates are encouraged to visit with their friends and family members while incarcerated. All visitation is via video monitoring systems. Each inmate can receive up to 40 minutes of free video-visitation per week. Video visitations can be scheduled on the HomeWav website.

Onsite Visitation:

Tuesday-Sunday: 8am-10pm

Offsite Visitation:

Monday-Sunday: 7:30am-10:30pm

The Shelby County Jail has a public inmate roster. The roster lists all current inmates housed in the jail in alphabetical order. The inmate’s name, mugshot, booking date, booking number, charges and bond information is made available.

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has a most wanted list. All fugitives within the county are listed. The list features the fugitives name, mugshots, charges and identifying features.

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for releasing traffic accident and incident reports to the public. Record requests can be submitted in person or by mail.

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Shelby County Sheriff Information

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is a law enforcement agency located in Sidney, Ohio. The office is responsible for patrolling the county, enforcing all laws, investigating crimes, overseeing the county jail and servicing the courts. The office provides public services such as VINE victim searches, DARE, concealed carry permits, background checks, fingerprinting and PREA.

James R. Frye, Sheriff
Email: [email protected]

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office
555 Gearhart Road
Sidney, OH 45365
Phone: 937-498-1111
Fax: 937-498-7845
Email: [email protected]

Shelby County is located in northwest Ohio. The county covers a total of 411 square miles and has a population of 48,590. There are 9 cities within the county: Sidney, Fort Loramie, Anna, Botkins, Jackson Center, Lockington, Kettlersville, Russia and Port Jefferson. The county seat is Sidney. Shelby County was created in 1819.

2021 Violent Crime Rate Shelby County – 60
Data Source: Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program

Shelby County Public Records Information

Public records are available through the Shelby County Government. Different departments are responsible for releasing different types of public records. The Shelby County Clerk of Court is responsible for releasing records on criminal and civil charges. The Clerk of Court has a public record search online. The Shelby County Recorder’s Office is responsible for releasing property and deed records. All other record requests can be submitted to the appropriate office in person at the County Government Building.

Shelby County Government
100 East Court Street
Sidney, OH 45365

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