Ashland County OH Jail

County Jail

Last Updated: April 08, 2024
1205 E Main St, Ashland, OH 44805

Ashland Co Jail is for County Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for County - medium facility.

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If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

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You can support your loved ones at Ashland Co Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 419-281-9009.

When someone you care about gets arrested, it can be overwhelming. This webpage aims to ease your concerns by providing information about Ashland County OH Jail. From visitation guidelines to contacting jail staff, we're here to support you as you navigate this challenging time. Take a look around and let us help you understand how to best support your family member or friend in custody.

The Ashland Co Jail, located at 1205 E Main St in Ashland, OH, is a secure detention center operated by the Ashland County Sheriff's Office. This facility primarily houses individuals awaiting trial or sentencing, typically for less than two years. It accepts inmates from various jurisdictions, including surrounding towns, municipalities, the US Marshal's Service, and the Ashland Police Department.

New detainees are regularly admitted to the jail, with some being released on bail or placed under pretrial services caseloads. Others await their court appearances at the facility, receiving necessary accommodations such as bedding and meals. View all arrest records here.

Inmates serving as trustees within the jail undertake various tasks, including cooking, laundry, and commissary management, often receiving minimal compensation or sentence reduction for their services.

The jail offers a phone program for outbound calls only, with inmates unable to receive incoming calls. Accepting collect calls can be expensive, sometimes exceeding $10 per call. Alternatively, setting up an account through a third-party phone company may entail high fees per minute of usage. Click here for discounts on inmate calls, especially if the communication with your inmate is frequent. It's important to remember that all phone calls are recorded, and discussing sensitive legal matters over these lines is discouraged.

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in Ohio. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Ashland County OH Jail.

The second section features the InmateAid Inmate Search tool, providing a user-generated database of inmates. You can access this resource to utilize any of InmateAid's services. If you require assistance in creating an inmate profile to maintain communication, please contact us at, and we'll gladly help you locate your loved one.

As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason, they charge to access it.

Visitation Information

Ashland County Jail - Visitation

The Ashland County Jail uses ICSolutions Video Visitation for family and friends to visit an inmate at their convenience. All visits are 30 minutes. Visits can be scheduled online or in the night lobby on the registration computer. Off-site visits take place from a home computer with a video camera or by a mobile device with a camera. A $10.00 fee will apply for off-site visits.

For no fee, you are able to schedule a visit online or in the night lobby and then come to the Sheriff's Office using one of the two video visitation kiosks for your visit. When you come in, make sure you have your visitor code to log in to your visit.



  • 8:00am - 11:25am
  • 1:00pm - 2:05pm
  • 3:30pm - 4:35pm
  • 6:00pm - 10:00pm


  • 8:00am - 11:25am
  • 1:00pm - 2:05pm
  • 3:30pm - 4:35pm
  • 6:00pm - 8:50pm


  • All Visitations are subject to audio/video monitoring and/or recording.
  • Any minor children will be kept with the adult visitor at all times.
  • Minors 16 years of age and over may register and visit by themselves
  • All visitors must be registered on and added to the visit.
  • Visitor names must be their own information for records.
  • Visitors must schedule for visits a minimum of 24 hours in advance and up to two weeks out


  • Attorneys and public defenders may visit his/her client at all reasonable times, both daytime and evenings.
  • Attorneys should have a State of Ohio Bar Association card as identification to check-in.
  • If an attorney or public defender chooses to use video visitation, all visits are recorded.


  • Clergy are allowed to visit inmates at all reasonable times, both daytime and evenings.
  • Clergy must have the proper credentials to visit an inmate

Ask The Inmate

Ask a former inmate questions at no charge. The inmate answering has spent considerable time in the federal prison system, state and county jails, and in a prison that was run by the private prison entity CCA. Ask your question or browse previous questions in response to comments or further questions of members of the InmateAid community.