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Okeechobee County Sheriff Overview

Okeechobee County is located in the east of Florida, USA where the total population is 39,330. Here, the county seat is Okeechobee and this county was created in 1917. Okeechobee County was named after the Lake Okeechobee and this county has a total area of 892 square miles. The zip codes of this county are 34973 and 34972.

Sheriff Noel E. Stephen is the leading lawman around the county. He can be contacted through the following details:

Contact Information
Country: USA
Address 1: 504 NW 4th St
City: Okeechobee
State: FL
Zip Code: 34972-2502

Phone #: 863-763-3117
Fax #: 863-763-7157
Additional Information
Type: Sheriff’s Departments
Population Served: 35000
Number of Officers: 50

Inmate Search in County Jail

Okeechobee County Jail doesn’t maintain an online inmate roster list where you can see the list of the detainees. Therefore, the best way to locate an inmate is to call at 863-763-3117 and make a direct inquiry to a jail officer. When you are communicating with a jail personnel, you should provide the first and last name of the inmate or ID number or date of birth correctly.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

According to the visitation policy at Okeechobee County Jail, all visitors must be on the Approved Visitor’s list. During the visitation sessions, telephones must be used. Each session would comprise of a maximum of one inmate. Due to the size of the visitation area, only inmate visitors are permitted to enter the area. Each inmate is allowed two visitors at a time. Inmates are allowed two one hour visitation sessions per week. Children must be accompanied by their parents. An inmate can change the visitation list only after 60 days. The following are the visiting hours at Okeechobee County Jail:

1. Adult Males: Monday-Thursday
11:30 am – 12:30 am and 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

2. Adult Females Thursday 3:15 + 4:30
11:30 am – 12:30 am, 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm FRIDAY, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm, 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm, and 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm.

3. Juveniles Saturday 1:45 pm – 3:45 pm

4. D-Pod Visitation Sunday
9:00 am – 11:00 am, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, 1:10 pm – 3:10 pm, and 3:20 pm – 5:20 pm

Note that all visitors are requested to schedule their visits in advance. The visitation session is based on first come first serve basis. All reservations must be made from Monday through Friday by either in person or by phone at (863) 357-5340 after 10:30 am.

You can communicate with an inmate if you send mail or letter via the U.S. Postal Service. All incoming mail must be sent during Monday through Friday. When sending inmate mail, you should include the following mailing address:

Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office
(Inmate Name)
Post Office Drawer 1397
Okeechobee, Florida 34973-1397

You can add money if you send postal money orders to the facility. When sending money orders, you should mail it to the following address:

Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office
Attention: Canteen
P.O. Drawer 1397
Okeechobee, FL 34973‐1397

You can even add money using the kiosk machine, which is located in the lobby of the jail. The kiosk accepts cash or credit or debit card deposit.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup

You will find relevant information regarding all registered sex offenders by accessing either national or state-based sex offender database. All these people have been charged with a sexual offense against a victim or a minor. According to the law, a sex offender is someone who has pleaded guilty to a sex crime including rape, statutory rape, child pornography, incest, and sex trafficking. A sex crime is an illegal act, which refers to forced sexual conduct against a person. You can locate any sex offender at Okeechobee County Jail by going through the following link

Bear in mind the search result will show you the last known or primary addresses or block of the sex offenders where they are currently living on. You have to accept a disclosure to access information from the database.

Bail and Bondsman

You can bail an inmate out of Okeechobee County Jail by posting the bail money to the court. A bail is a form of property, which can be in cash or collateral. Usually, it is set according to the bail schedule of the court. The court will decide how much money one should pay as charges for the crime they have committed. If you cannot afford to pay the bail money by yourself, you should obtain the services of a bail bondsman. A licensed bail bondsman would post the bail money on your behalf and charge at least $100 as their service fee.

Contact the Okeechobee County Public Defender
Public defender’s provide: counsel upon arrest, representation during criminal investigative proceedings, interviewing witnesses, arrange bail, conduct pretrial discovery, withdraw pleas, suppression of evidence motions, jury selection, opening statements, legal research, and more
Name:Okeechobee Public Defender
Address:312 Northwest 3rd Street, Okeechobee, Florida, 34972
Phone:863-763-7977
Hours:Not available
Okeechobee County Probation Department
Probation officers hold offenders accountable by ensuring that financial restitution is being paid to victims and community service is completed. The probation department provides warrant searches, sex offender lookups, DWI conviction information, adult or youth misdemeanor and felony offense records.
Office:Okeechobee County Probation Department
Location:406 Northwest 3rd Street, Okeechobee, Florida, 34972
Phone:863-763-1985
Fax:Not available
Okeechobee County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined248
Avg Daily Population252
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll77
Full time total employees77
Total salaries and wages4216087
Other operating expenditures1235000
Total construction costs79300
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original construction1985
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 504 N.W. 4TH STREET OKEECHOBEE FL 34973

Okeechobee County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201617,591
Number Employed Annual Average, 201616,635
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016956
Unemployment Rate, 20165.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201535,787
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Okeechobee County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20148,534
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201523.2
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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