Whitley County Jail, located in the city of Columbia City, in Whitley County, Indiana is a medium to maximum-security facility. Every year this facility has 4500 Bookings, with a daily average of 225 inmates. There are currently 56 full-time employees who work at Whitley County Jail.
Inmates who are housed at Whitley County Jail are either awaiting sentencing or serving sentences—typically two years or less. Inmate offenses range from low-level misdemeanors to high-level felonies, so the security level must be high.
Whitley County Jail is “open” 24-hours-a-day. You can call at any time and ask if someone you know is serving time there.
Inmates are served three meals a day—all meals are approved by a dietician. Kitchen staff and jail trustees work to prepare these meals. Trustees are inmates who work around the jail. They may work in the kitchen, in the laundry room, or in the commissary.
Whitley County Jail is divided into “pods,” and the level of security differs among these pods. Each pod contains individual cells, a common area, and a recreation area. There are two to three inmates per cell. The common area is where inmates can play games such as chess and checkers, and the recreation area is outside. Inmates at Whitley County Jail are allowed one hour of recreation time per day.
Whitley County Sheriff Department / Whitley County Jail
|Address:||101 West Market Street, Columbia, Indiana, 46725|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Whitley County Jail
101 West Market Street, Columbus City, IN, 46725
Whitley County Jail Information
|Jail Name||Whitley County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||101 West Market Street, Columbus City, IN, 46725|
|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|