Knox County Jail in Vincennes, IN holds adult male and female inmates. This facility is a medium security facility that serves Knox County and the surrounding area. Municipalities, the US Marshal’s Service, the Knox Police Departments who do not have their own long-term lock-up are accepted at the Knox County Jail as well.
Inmates at the Knox County Jail do not serve a sentence of more than 1 year. Inmates that are sentenced for more than 1 year are transferred to a state or federal penitentiary where they will serve their sentence. This facility holds sentenced inmates as well as inmates that are still waiting for trial.
The Knox County Jail is managed by the Knox County Sherrif’s Office.
The Knox County Jail offers a Work Release Program for inmates that qualify. Work Release inmates are released from jail to go to work during the day than return to jail when they are done with work at the end of the day. This program allows inmates to pay restitution and support their families while they are in jail. To avoid a waiting period to get into this program you must apply before you are sentenced as it takes a while to get accepted into the Work Release Program.
Knox County Jail Sheriff's Office
|Address:||2375 S Old Decker RdVincennes, IN 47591|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Knox County Jail
135 North 8th Street, Vincennes, IN, 47591
Knox County Jail Information
|Jail Name||Knox County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||135 North 8th Street, Vincennes, IN, 47591|
|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|