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Scott County Indiana Sheriff Overview

Scott County is located in Southern Indiana. It was founded in 1820 and named in honor of a former Governor of Kentucky, General Charles Scott (1808-1812). The county seat is Scottsburg. The zip codes in Scott County are 47102, 47138, 47170, and 47177.

The head law enforcement officer is Sheriff Dan McClain. Chief Deputy Rick Barrett is the Sheriff’s second-in-command. He oversees the day-to-day operations of the entire department. Jail Commander Douglas Herald heads the Scott County Security Center and is in charge of overseeing the operations and staff of the facility. You can get in touch with any of these officers by calling 812-752-8400.

Scott County Sheriff’s Office:
Address: 111 South First Street, Scottsburg, IN 47170
Phone: 812-752-8400

Inmate Search in Scott County Jail

The Scott County Detention Center has a Weekly Arrest Report Online that can be found on the Sheriff’s website. The list is arranged according to name. Each inmate’s profile shows his/her name, booking photo, booking number, booking date, charges, age, gender, race, address, and arresting agency.

Scott County’s Most Wanted is posted online as well.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of an individual found here, you can call the Crime Tip Hotline at 812-752-7898.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Inmates at the Scott County Detention Center are required to fill out a visitation sheet with 4 adult names of individuals whom they wish to visit them. Inmates are responsible for getting in touch with the people on the list. All visitors are required to provide a valid government issued photo ID.

Visitors under 18 years of age do not have be listed on the visitation sheet. However, they must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who is listed. A birth certificate or legal papers must be presented.

All visitors need to arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before the schedule. Each inmate will be allowed only one 15-minute visit per week. The visitation schedule for this facility is as follows:

Saturday:
BLOCK 6, 7, & HOLDING CELL 6 ARRIVE 8:50 AM
STARTS 9:00 AM

CELL BLOCK 1
ARRIVE 12:50 PM
STARTS 1:00 PM

CELL BLOCK 2
ARRIVE 2:20 PM
STARTS 2:30 PM

CELL BLOCK 3
ARRIVE 5:50 PM
STARTS 6:00 PM

Sunday

HOLDING CELL 3, 4, & 5
ARRIVE 8:50 AM
STARTS 9:00 AM

CELL BLOCK 5
ARRIVE 12:50 PM
STARTS 1:00 PM

CELL BLOCK 4
ARRIVE 2:20 PM

STARTS 2:30 PM

Family and friends can deposit money into an inmate’s commissary account by using the touch screen kiosk machine located in the Detention Center’s lobby or by sending money orders through the mail. They can also deposit money online at www.jailatm.com.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

A person is considered a sex offender if he or she was convicted of a sex crime such as incest, prostitution, and child pornography. Federal law mandates that all sex offenders must register their information in the state and national sex offender databases. Visiting

will enable locals to locate any sex offenders living or working in Scott County. Bear in mind that not all offenders will submit their information for registration. In addition, the disclaimer needs to be read and acknowledged before the database can be searched.

Bail and Bondsman

The court requires money to be put down as collateral in exchange for granting temporary release to a pretrial inmate. This money is called bail and will be used to guarantee the inmate’s return to court once the trial starts. The inmate forfeits the money if he misses a court appearance.

The defendant can opt to use a bondsman if he cannot afford the bail. A bondsman charges 10% of the bail amount as his non-refundable fee.

Scott 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:Scott County Probation Department
Location:1 East McClain Avenue, Scottsburg, Indiana, 47170
Phone:812-752-8480
Fax:812-752-8481
Scott County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined103
Avg Daily Populationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll14
Full time total employees14
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Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 111 SOUTH 1ST STREET SCOTTSBURG IN 47170

Scott County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201610,568
Number Employed Annual Average, 201610,057
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016511
Unemployment Rate, 20164.8
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201543,104
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Scott County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20143,637
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201515.6
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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