Search Inmates in Blackford County, Indiana. Results May Include: Arrests, Charges, Mugshot, Booking Date, Booking Number, Status, Description, Code, Level, Count, Personal Description.

Blackford County Indiana Sheriff Overview

Blackford County is located in the northwestern region of Indiana. It was founded in 1840 and named in honor of Senator Thomas H. Blackford from Missouri. The county seat is Fowler. The zip code in Blackford County is 47348.

The head law enforcement officer in Blackford County is Sheriff Jeff Sones. His second-in-command is Major Jim Heflin. You can get in touch with them at 765-348-0930. Jail Commander Tasha Fultz oversees the day-to-day operations of the Blackford County Jail. You can get in touch with her at 765-348-0930 ext.3211 or tfultz@blackfordcounty.com.

Blackford County Sheriff’s Office:
Address: 64 N 500 E, Hartford City, IN 47348
Phone: 765-348-0930

Inmate Search in Blackford County Jail

The Blackford County Jail does not have an inmate roster posted online. If you wish to learn information about an inmate detained here, you can call the Sheriff’s Office at 765-348-0930 ext.3211.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Inmates at the Blackford County Jail are afforded the privilege of visitation. All visitors must sign in for every visit and present valid photo identification. Minors, younger than 18 years old, will not be allowed inside the facility. The jail staff reserves the right to search the person and belongings of all visitors. Personal items such as purses, backpacks, and electronic devices will not be allowed inside the facility. Also, please note that visitors are required to follow the strict dress code of the facility. If you wish to learn the visitation hours for this jail, you can call 765-348-0930 ext.3211.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

A sex offender is mandated by federal law to provide his information to local law enforcement which will then be recorded in the state and national sex offender registries. A sex offender is defined as an individual who has been found guilty of a sexually motivated offense such as rape, prostitution, and sex trafficking. You can go to

if you wish to locate the sex offenders residing in Blackford County. Keep in mind that the disclaimer provided must be read and acknowledged before the registry can be used. Because some offenders do not comply with the law, you may encounter records that only contain last known addresses.

Bail and Bondsman

A defendant in Blackford County can remain free while awaiting trial by posting bail. This is the money put down as collateral in exchange for the defendant’s freedom. It will be used to guarantee the defendant’s appearance in court once the trial commences. If the defendant fails to show up, bail will be forfeited.

A bondsman will act as a surety for defendants who cannot post bail on their own for a fee. This fee is non-refundable and typically worth 10% of the bail amount.

Blackford County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Blackford County Probation Department
Location:110 West Washington Street, Hartford, Indiana, 47348
Phone:765-348-0720
Fax:765-348-7213
Blackford County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined73
Avg Daily Population68
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll21
Full time total employees28
Total salaries and wages549156
Other operating expenditures168389
Total construction costs15192
Equipment, furnishings, etc7277
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 0064 NORTH 500 EAST HARTFORD CITY IN 47348

Blackford County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20165,309
Number Employed Annual Average, 20165,022
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016287
Unemployment Rate, 20165.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201539,611
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Blackford County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20141,749
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201514.5
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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