The Posey County Jail has recently been renovated and had an addition added to the current facility that started in October of 2016 and was completed in November of 2017. This new addition and renovation is 19,000-square-feet that includes a central command center where officials can monitor what’s happening in the jail at all times and an adjacent inmate day room. There is also a medical holding facility for women, 208 beds, a recreational area, and the facility is now handicap accessible due to the renovation and addition.
New offices, visitation, and booking areas, and a new vehicle sally port addition have been added and renovated from the existing facility as well.
38 modular steel cell units, security hardware & locking devices, security hollow metal, security glazing, detention furniture, security mesh, mezzanines & stairs, and detention accessories were installed in the renovation as well.
When an inmate first arrives at the Posey County Jail they are taken to the intake where they are held with other inmates in a large holding cell with other inmates at the intake. Inmates that cannot control themselves and are violent are segregated.
This facility is located in Vernon, IN and serves Posey County and smaller towns nearby. The Posey County Jail takes inmates from municipalities, the US Marshal’s Service and the Rockport Police Department who do not have their own long-term lock-up.
Posey County Jail Sheriff's Office
|Address:||1201 ODonnell RdMt Vernon, IN 47620|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Posey County Jail
1201 O'Donnell Road, Mt. Vernon, IN, 47620
Posey County Jail Information
|Jail Name||Posey County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||1201 O'Donnell Road, Mt. Vernon, IN, 47620|
|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|