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Scott County Mississippi Sheriff Overview

Scott County is located in Central Mississippi. It was founded in 1833 and named in honor of Abram M. Scott who was the governor of the state at the time. The county seat is Forest. The zip codes in Scott County are 39152, 39092, 39359, 39098, 39057, 39117, 39074, and 39189.
The chief law enforcement officer in Scott County is Sheriff Mike Lee. You can reach him at 601-469-1511. The Scott County Circuit Clerk is Rebecca “Becky” Gray. She serves as Clerk of the County and Circuit Court, receiving and filing all lawsuits, indictments, and other related documents in all Civil and Criminal Cases filed in the courts. You can reach her at 601-469-3601 or through her email at scottcircuitclerk@scottcountyms.gov.

Scott County Sheriff’s Office:
Address: 531 Airport Rd, Forest MS 39074
Phone: 601-469-1511
Fax: 601-469-5224

Inmate Search in Scott County Jail

The Scott County Jail does not post a Weekly Arrest Report Online which shows the names of individuals currently housed in the facility. To locate an individual who might be detained here, it is best if you get in touch with the Sheriff’s Office at 601-469-1511.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Visitation is a privilege granted to inmates at the Scott County Jail. All visitors need to sign in at least 15 minutes prior to the start of a session. They must also present valid photo identification. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. All visitors may be subject to a search. Personal items such as phones, cameras, bags, purses, and coats will not be allowed inside the visitation room. All visitors must wear appropriate attire. Anyone wearing clothes deemed inappropriate by jail staff will not be permitted to visit. To learn the visiting hours for this facility, you can call the Sheriff’s Office at 601-469-1511.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

The definition of a sex offender is someone who has been found guilty of a crime involving sexual conduct such as rape, prostitution, and child pornography. The law requires this type of offender to register his information in the state sex offender database and the national sex offender database in the interest of public safety. To locate sex offenders in Scott County, you will need to search the Mississippi Sex Offender Registry. Make sure to read the disclaimer provided. Also, keep in mind that some records may only reveal last known addresses.

Bail and Bondsman

A pretrial inmate can stay out of jail by posting bail. Bail is the money required by the court as a guarantee for the defendant’s appearance in court when the trial starts. The money is refunded minus any court fees at the end of the trial. But if the defendant misses a court appearance, he loses the money.

If the inmate does not have enough money for bail, he can use the services of a bail bondsman. A bondsman can sign a bond with the court to secure the defendant’s release. For this service, he will charge a non-refundable fee equal to 10% of the bail amount.

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:100 East Main Street, Forest, Mississippi, 39074
Phone:601-469-3376
Fax:N/A
Scott County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined77
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Full time payroll34
Full time total employees34
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Address: 531 AIRPORT ROAD FOREST MS 39074

Scott County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201613,361
Number Employed Annual Average, 201612,746
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016615
Unemployment Rate, 20164.6
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201534,469
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 20146,079
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201521.7
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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