Lookup Inmates in Ward County, North Dakota. Results May Include: Arrests, Charges, Mugshot, StatueORI, Last Name, First Name, Middle Name, Date of Birth, Sex, Race, Booking Date/Time, Description of Charges.

Ward County Sheriff Overview

Ward County is located in the north of North Dakota, USA where the total population is 67,990. Established in 1885, Ward County’s county seat is Minot. This county is the fourth-most county in North Dakota and it was named after Mark Ward. He was the chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Counties during the session. Ward County has a total area of 2,056 square miles and the zip codes of this county are 58785, 58740, 58746, 58790, 58701, 58756, 58704, 58759, 58703, 58707, 58768, 58718, 58716, 58722, 58771, 58725, 58733, 58781, 58779, 58735, and 58734

Sheriff Robert Barnard is responsible for keeping the county safe. You can contact him if you use the following details:
Ward County Sheriff’s Department
315 SE Third St.
P.O. Box 907
Minot, ND 58702
Phone: 701-857-6500
Fax: 701-857-6520

Inmate Search in Ward County Detention Center

Ward County Detention Center maintains an online inmate roster list where you can see the list of the detainees. The jail authority updates this list daily at 12:00 AM. Another way to locate an inmate is to call at 701-857-6500 and make a direct inquiry to a jail officer. When you are communicating with a jail personnel, be sure to provide the inmate details correctly. It will get you fast results.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

Ward County Detention Center uses video visitation system to conduct visitation sessions. The official vendor for this service is Turnkey Corrections. The following are the visitation hours at Ward County Correction Center:

1. Lobby Visitation hours:

  • 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM from Monday to Thursday
  • 1:00 PM -5:00 PM from Saturday to Sunday.

    2. Off-site hours: 1:00 PM- 10:00 PM Every Day
    For online visitation sessions, visitors must take approval from the authority. They can sign-up using the Turnkey Video Kiosk in the Jail Lobby. Also, the visitors can go to https://inmatecanteen.com/ and complete their registration on their own. The approval process can take up to 48 hours. Each inmate is allowed one free session via the lobby kiosk in every 72 hours. All sessions are monitored and recorded for security purposes.

    Sex Offender Search and Lookup

    You will find relevant information regarding all registered sex offenders by accessing either national or state-based sex offenders. All these criminals have been charged with a convicted of a sexual offense against a minor or a victim. Typically, a sex offender is someone who has pleaded guilty to a sex crime including rape, molestation, sexual abuse of a minor, child pornography, and sex trafficking. A sex crime refers to violent sexual conduct against a person. You can access the sex offender registry at Ward County Detention Center by going through the following link

    The search result will display the primary or last known addresses of the sex offenders you are looking for. You have to accept a disclosure to access information from the database.

    Bail and Bondsman

    When an offender is taken into custody, the court arranges a bail hearing where the severity of the crime is determined. An offender who is on trial will appear before the magistrate. The magistrate will order release based on the person’s personal recognizance or on the execution of the cash or property or surety bond. If the magistrate assumes that an unconditional release will not ensure the future appearance of the offender, then he or she will deny a bail opportunity. For more information, please visit the Supreme Court Website or talk to an attorney: http://www.ndcourts.gov/.

  • Ward County Jail Statistics
    Number of Persons Confined74
    Avg Daily Population75
    Name of new facilitynot applicable
    Full time payroll19
    Full time total employees19
    Total salaries and wages730245
    Other operating expenditures22668
    Total construction costs359692
    Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
    Year of original construction1984
    Year of major renovation2005
    Name of new facilitynot applicable

    Address: 312 3RD AVENUE, S.E. MINOT ND 58702

    Ward County Unemployment and Median Household Income
    Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201633,943
    Number Employed Annual Average, 201632,516
    Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20161,427
    Unemployment Rate, 20164.2
    Median Household Income Annual Average, 201561,170
    Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
    Ward County Poverty Data
    Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20145,707
    Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 20158.4
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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