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

Sheridan County Montana Sheriff Overview

Sheridan County is located in the furthest northern corner of Montana, south of Saskatchewan. Its county seat is Plentywood. The county was formed in 1913 and named for Philip Sheridan, a participant in the American Civil War. The zip codes in Sheridan county are 59411, 59434, 59417, 59486 and 59427.

Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office is under the authority of Sheriff Heidi Williamson. In the line of duty to protect the people and property of Sheridan County, Sheriff Williamson is assisted by Undersheriff Scott Nelson. If you need to get in touch with the Clerk of Court Kristen Kelm, call 406-765-3404

Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 286th Ave SE Cut Bank, MT 59427

Phone: 406-765-1200


Inmate Search in Sheridan County Jail

To see who is incarcerated in the Sheridan County Jail call the Sheriff’s Office on 406-765-1200 . Two alternative web resources are Montana offender search tool which is maintained by the state Department of Corrections and the VINE records. If you use the Montana Correctional Offender Network Search, you can enter the full name of the offender, as well as try searching by few first letters or initials. You can also apply filters such as gender, race, date of birth and type of offender. For victim information through VINE call 1-800-456-3076 or access

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Most correctional facilities do not allow walk-ins for visitors unless the jail is smaller. To see when is an appropriate time to visit someone housed in the Sheridan County Jail call the Sheriff’s Office on 406-765-1200. Usually, you must be a close family member to visit or an official from the legal profession and the clergy.

If you want to send mail to an inmate, please use the full jail address, write down the sender’s name and address, as well as the full inmate’s name. To see if you can make a money drop-off in cash, check or as a money order, talk to the detention staff in person or via phone.

Working at Sheridan County Jail or Sheriff’s Office:

Sheridan County employment information is published on the website of the Montana Job Service. When there are no current openings, you can use the resource to learn more about the needed documents, job duties and Montana salary benefits, and to download an information release form and Law Enforcement Application Form. The Montana DOC is an extra resource you can use to search for Sheridan County government jobs in criminal justice.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

Criminals charged with, convicted of and found guilty of a sex crime are identified as sex offenders. Examples of common sex offenses include sexual abuse or assault, rape, child molestation or child pornography, other unlawful sex activities committed without the consent of another individual, as well as kidnapping crimes and specific violent offenses. All these categories of offenders must provide their personal data in the national and the state sex offender registries. Use the Montana Sexual And Violent Offender Registry to find more informations about locally registered sex offenders.

Bail and Bondsman

The judge in charge of the arrest warrant sets the bail amount in the court order. This sum must be posted at the court so that the inmate is released from custody and waits for the trial from freedom. Some correctional facilities provide information about approved bonding agencies in the county in arrest warrant or on public bulletins. This is the information you need to check before you bail someone out, and do not own the full amount of money required for the bail. The bondman from the commercial bail bonding agency will complete the procedure on the defendant’s behalf for a service fee ranging between 10 and 20 percent of the full bail sum.

Sheridan 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:Sheridan County Probation Department
Location:100 West Laurel Avenue, Plentywood, Montana, 59254
Sheridan County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined 2
Avg Daily Population 2
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll 6
Full time total employees 6
Total salaries and wages 51000
Other operating expenditures 10000
Total construction costs not applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etc 11000
Year of original construction 1913
Year of major renovation1999
Name of new facilitynot applicable


Sheridan County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20161,988
Number Employed Annual Average, 20161,923
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 201665
Unemployment Rate, 20163.3
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201550,857
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Sheridan County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 2014340
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 20159.4
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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