Spencer, In is home to Owen County Jail and is staffed with 9 fulltime employees. The Owen County Jail is a medium security detention center for adult inmates and was built in the year of 1988. The Owen County Jail has a daily average of 54 inmates with a maximum capacity to hold 66 inmates.
The Owen County Sheriff’s Department operates this facility. The lead law enforcement officer in Owen County is Sheriff Leonard “Sam” Hobbs II.
Offenders from the Police and City jails are transferred to the county jail after the paperwork is completed. Inmates typically stay in the jail, until they are sentenced, acquitted or released on bail. County Jails houses inmate for a short period of time serving less than a year jail term. A majority of the inmates held in Owen County Jail are convicted for misdemeanor offenses like drunk-and-drive, fight/assault, theft, etc. This facility also houses inmates that have committed more serious crimes and are waiting to be transferred to a state or federal prison to serve their sentence.
The Owen County Jail provides basic amenities to the inmates such as bathroom facility, 3 meals a day, education programs and TV facility. There is also a work release program and other specialized services provided to the inmates.
Owen County Jail Sheriff's Office
|Address:||291 Vandalia AveSpencer, IN 47460|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Owen County Jail
291 Vandalia Avenue, Spencer, IN, 47460
Owen County Jail Information
|Jail Name||Owen County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||291 Vandalia Avenue, Spencer, IN, 47460|
|Sunday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|
|Monday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Tuesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Wednesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Thursday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Friday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Saturday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|