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

Pondera County Montana Sheriff Overview

Pondera County is located in the northwestern part of Montana. Its county seat is Conrad Pondera County was established in 1919. It has a population of 6,153 inhabitants. Part of the county belongs to the Lewis and Clark National Forest and the Rocky Mountain Front Conservation Area. The zip codes in Pondera County are 59432, 59456, 59416 and 59425.

Pondera County Sheriff’s Office is run by Sheriff Carl Suta, who is also the Coroner while the second person in command is Undersheriff Jeff Pruttis. To contact Sheriff Suta or Undersheriff Pruttis for non-emergency matters, call 406-271-4060. For police matters, call the Conrad’s Police Department on 406-271-5723 or email

Pondera County Police Department:

Address: 411 1/2 S Main St, Conrad, MT 59425

Phone: 406-271-3623

Fax: 406-271-5602


Inmate Search in Pondera County Jail

By calling the Sheriff’s Office on 406-271-4060 you can get the most recent inmate arrest information and check warrant details. For details about imprisonment in state detention facilities, you can perform web lookups in the state resource – the Montana Correctional Offender Network. You can perform a search by applying offender’s ID number and name search criteria. If you call the Department of Corrections on 406-444-3930 you can get additional details about the resource.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

You can inquire about jail rules and procedures by calling the Pondera County Jail on  406-271-4060. Please use this opportunity to check details about the visits and to see if you need to schedule the visit in advance.

Typically, most jails have set times for visits and provide jail lobby kiosks to put money on the inmate commissary account. The inmate can later use this money for necessary purchases.

Only family members on the approved visitors list can visit and visitors must be on a pre-approved list.

Working at Pondera County Jail or Sheriff’s Office:

You can find more details about Pondera County employment opportunities in the Montana Job Service, which includes positions in the whole county.

The current job listing provides an opportunity for submitting applications for a Deputy Sheriff. The interested candidate must have a residency or be willing to relocate to the county.

You can download a job application from the Cut Bank job service website or get one from the Clerk’s and Recorder’s Office.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

When an individual commits a sex offense or a violent offense according to Montana laws, he or she has the duty to register in the sex offender registries on national and on state level, Typical examples of sex offenses include rape, kidnapping or aggravated kidnapping, unlawful restraint, and sexual abuse or assault, To find Pondera County sex offenders look into the National Sex Offender Registry or use the Montana Sex Offender Registry. The state registry contains details from multiple information providers, such as the court, correctional facilities, parole or probation agencies and from offenders.

Bail and Bondsman

The bail is an option for the arrested person to defend from freedom. The judge sets the bail in the court order. If you want to complete the bail procedure, check the exact amount and the conditions of the bail in the court order, and then place the bail at court. In case you can not afford to post the bail amount, you can contact a Pondera County bondsman and ask for a loan. The loan is provided under certain conditions, such as a service fee and a collateral, for example, placement of property or a vehicle.

PonderaCounty Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined 2
Avg Daily Population 6
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll 15
Full time total employees 15
Total salaries and wages not applicable
Other operating expenditures not applicable
Total construction costs not applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etc not applicable
Year of original construction not applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 20 4TH AVE., S W CONRAD MT 59425

Pondera County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20162,916
Number Employed Annual Average, 20162,794
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016122
Unemployment Rate, 20164.2
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201541,168
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Pondera County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20141,201
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201520.1
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

Please Share Your Experiences Visiting Or Staying In This Facility