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The Huntington County Jail was built in 1984 at a cost of $2.2 million dollars. It is designed to house 99 inmates, but averages 100-105 inmates throughout the year. In 1998 a second floor was added which consists of office space and a large meeting room.

Jail Officers

Huntington County has 14 full time and 10 part time Jailers. All full time Jail Officers are required to complete a one week Jailers School accredited by the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy. Jailers are responsible for inmate care, discipline, and booking.

Nutrition Center
The Jail has a fully operational kitchen where all meals are prepared for the inmates. Cooks prepare meals with the help of jail trustees.
 

Medical Facility
The Huntington County Jail also has an in-house medical facility which staffs a Doctor and a full time Nurse (260-356-3110 ext/234). Medical Services are provided through contract with Health Professionals Correctional Healthcare.
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Mail / Phone privilages
Letters may be sent to an inmate, however no contraband may be placed in the envelope. Letters sent to the Jail should be formatted the following way:
 
Inmates Name
Huntington County Jail
332 E. State St
Huntington, IN 46750
(Cell block or number is NOT needed)
 
Inmates have access to make outgoing phone calls through Inmate Calling Solutions:
 
call 888-506-8407 for pre-paid services.
 
WE DO NOT TAKE PHONE MESSAGES FOR INMATES!
 

Unacceptable Material for Inmates

Any material that depicts sexual activity, sadism, or violent sexual practices. Nude photos and/or nude posters of any sort will not be allowed. Mail sent to the jail, except legal documents, will be opened prior to delivery to the inmate. Any of the above will be confiscated and placed in the inmates personal items. Any publication containing staples as a binding will be confiscated and discarded. Nothing can be brought in for inmates. Books and magazines must be deilvered via U.S. Mail by subscription or direct from a publisher.
 
Click here for list of publishers: http://publishers.org/members
 
We do not allow papers to be brought into for the purpose of obtaining a signature. All items must be mailed into the facility, signed, and mailed back out of the facility. This includes tax papers, checks, bank items, permission slips, etc. The only exception to this rule will be if a signature is needed for EMERGENCY medical treatment of an inmate's minor child. In this case, verification of the "emergency" will be conducted and notification the Department of Family & Children's Services will be notified for intervention purposes.
Questions or Comments:
E-mail jeff.kyle@huntington.in.us or call 260-356-3110
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Jeff Kyle, Jail Commander
332 E State St
Huntington, IN 46750

  • Home: (260) 356-3110
  • Home Fax: (260) 358-4877
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    Jail operates 24 hours a day / 7 days a week

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