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Buffalo County Sheriff Overview

Buffalo County is located in the west of Wisconsin, USA in which the total population is 13,357. Here, the county seat is Alma, and this county was formed in 1853. Buffalo County is named after Buffalo River. Additionally, Buffalo County has a total area of 710 square miles, and the zip codes of this county are 54756, 54622, 54736, 54610, 54629, and 54743.

Sheriff Michael Schmidtknecht is the man responsible for ensuring peace and safety to the citizens of this area. He can be contacted through the following details:

Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office

407 S. 2nd St.

Alma, WI 54610

Phone: 608-685-4433

Fax: 608-685-3379  

Inmate Search in Buffalo County Jail

Buffalo County Jail doesn’t maintain an online inmate roster list where you can see the list of the detainees. In that case, you need to call at 608-685-4433 and make a direct inquiry to a jail officer. When you are communicating with a jail staff, you should provide the first and last name of the inmate or ID number or date of birth correctly. It will get you fast results.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

The visitation hours at Buffalo County Jail are on Sundays 1:00-3:00 PM and Thursdays 7:00-9:00 PM. Only family and friends are allowed to have a visitation session with the prisoners. All visitors must be 18 years of age, and a maximum of four visitors are allowed to meet an inmate. Each session is for 20 minutes, but it may vary according to the jailer’s discretion. Besides, all visitors must submit a government-issued photo ID as a proof of documentation.

For inmate mail, you should use the following mailing address:

Note that all incoming mail must come via the U.S. Postal Service. The jail administration will check all incoming or outgoing mail for contraband.

You can deposit money into an inmate’s commissary account if you use the kiosk machine, which is installed on the second floor of the courthouse, adjacent to the Sheriff’s Office entry. For online deposit, you should visit www.jailatm.com and follow the instructions.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup

Each registered sex offender’s information is recorded on either national or state-based sex offender database. All these criminals have been convicted of a sexual offense against a victim or a minor. According to the law, a sex offender is someone who has pleaded guilty to a sex crime including rape, statutory rape, child pornography, and sex trafficking. A sex crime is an illegal act that refers to forced sexual conduct against a person. You can access the sex offender registry at Buffalo County by going through the following link:

Bear in mind the search result will show you the 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

You can bail a prisoner out of Buffalo County Jail if you post the bail money to the court. A bail is a form of property, usually 10% of the total money charged for a criminal offense. It is set according to the bail schedule of the court. The court will review the crime and set a fixed amount as fees for the committed crime. If you are financially insolvent, you should obtain the services of a bail and bondsman. A licensed bail and bondsman would post the bail money for you and charge a minimum of $100 as their service fee.

Buffalo County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined16
Avg Daily Population21
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll10
Full time total employees10
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costs0
Equipment, furnishings, etc0
Year of original construction1988
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 407 SOUTH 2ND STREET ALMA WI 54610

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