Search Inmates in Hill County, Montana. Results May Include: Arrests, Bookings, Arrest Date, Mugshot, Bond Amount, Bond #, Charge Type, Charge, Total Bond, Description.

Hill County Montana Sheriff Overview

Hill County is positioned in the central north of of Montana, south to the Canadian borders of Alberta and Saskatchewan. Its county seat is Havre. The county was established in 1879 when the first European-American settlement was formed by the US Army. The county was named after the President of the Great Northern Railway Company, James J. Hill. The zip codes in Hill County include 59525, 59528, 59530, 59532, 59501, 59521 and 59540.

Hill County Sheriff’s Office is under the authority of Sheriff Jamie Ross. You can get in touch with Sheriff Ross by calling him on 406-265-2512, ext. 2106. The second person in command is Undersheriff Stan Martin, available for contact on 406-265-2512, ext. 2107. Susan Armstrong, the Clerk of Court, can help you in regards to probate and estate records and felony criminal actions, as well as about restitution, fines, and surcharges in criminal cases. You can call her on 406-265-5481, ext. 221.

Hill County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 121 W. 3rd Law Enforcement Annex, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: 406-265-2512, ext. 2106

Email: jross@hillso.org

Inmate Search in Hill County Jail

Since the Hill County Jail hasn’t established a jail roster of current inmates to help local residents see who is incarcerated there, you must call the jail to find out if the person you are interested in is housed in the local facility. The detention officers are on track with recent arrests and can provide you with the information made available to the public. If you like to perform web searches from the convenience of your home, use the resource provided by the Montana Department of Corrections (DOC) which offers statewide records.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

The Hill County Jail procedures are available upon request from the jail staff. You can contact the Sheriff’s Office ahead of your visit, using the general phone number 406-265-2512 to ask specific questions about visiting days and times and for options for sending money to inmates’ accounts.

When you call, ask whether you need to schedule a visit or can come to visit anytime, usually, only attorneys and clergy members can visit unannounced while friends and family must be on the visitors list and reserve a slot in advance.

Working at Hill County Jail or Sheriff’s Office:

The Human Resources Department in Hill County government is responsible for managing employment issues for current government officials and for new candidates for employment in the local government agencies, including the Sheriff’s Office.

For specific questions about the work procedures applicable during the employment in Hill County law enforcement agencies, use the documents prepared by the Human Resources department, including the Hill County Policies and Procedures and the Hill County Personnel Manual.

By making yourself familiar with the provision you will be better prepared to apply when
a new opportunity for employment arises.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

Hill County sex offenders must register in the relevant state registry, as well as in the National Sex Offender Registry. If you are a citizen of Hill County, you can find details about local offenders from the

The state resource provides an option for creating of an e-Pass account for those residents who wish to get email alerts. Montana sex offender laws include provisions about what constitutes a sex offense. Examples of the crime include, indecent exposure, sexual intercourse without consent, sexual abuse and child molestation.

Bail and Bondsman

As a general rule, the information about the type and the bond amount is set in the court order and published in the county jail roster. Since the Hill Jail does not include a public online resource for currently housed detainees, you will need to call the Sheriff’s Office to find out more details. When you don’t have the money required for the bail, you can obtain a loan from a local bonding agency. The bondsman completes the procedure on your behalf. If you don’t attend the court hearing as ordered, the bail money will be forfeited and you will need to pay additional fines.

Hill County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined56
Avg Daily Population54
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll10
Full time total employees10
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original construction1999
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: COURTHOUSE HAVRE MT 59501

Hill County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20167,873
Number Employed Annual Average, 20167,531
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016342
Unemployment Rate, 20164.3
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201544,178
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Hill County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20143,416
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201521.2
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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