Chippewa County WI Jail

County Jail

Last Updated: April 11, 2023
50 E Spruce St, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

Chippewa 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

Satellite View of Chippewa County WI Jail

You can support your loved ones at Chippewa Co Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 715-726-7705.

When someone you care about gets locked up, it's tough to figure out all the ins and outs of jail life. From sending mail to visiting, there are a lot of things to sort out. And getting info about the arrest? Not always easy. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get a handle on how things work at Chippewa County WI Jail so you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Chippewa Co Jail is a detention center located at 50 E Spruce St Chippewa Falls, WI which is operated locally by the Chippewa County Sheriff's Office and holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates are here for less than two years. Chippewa County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Chippewa Falls Police Department, and the US Marshal's Service.

New detainees arrive at the jail regularly, with some being released on bail, placed under pretrial services caseloads, supervised by probation agencies, or released on recognizance with a court appearance agreement. Those who are not released await their court appearances at the jail, receiving accommodations including bedding and meals. You can see all the arrest records for Wisconsin here.

The Chippewa County Jail is about 60,000 square feet on three floors including for the first time a complete kitchen facility. The new facility also enabled complete comprehensive classification of inmates. A series of questions are answered on each inmate and they are then placed in a unit with other inmates that are similarly classified. Inmate classification was mandated by the state in 2006. The current jail has special needs housing areas on its second and third floors. The second floor is built as a podular jail design. This area also has three rooms where education and religious classes can be held as well as seven video visiting booths for inmates to visit their families via camera. The jail can handle temporary influxes up to about 190 inmates per day, Male and Female separate housing areas. The jail is run under the constitutional authority of the Sheriff. There are 72 county jails in the state of Wisconsin. The jail is an integral part of the criminal justice system It receives prisoners on fresh arrests from all law enforcement agencies within the county. It also holds prisoners who are doing sentences as ordered by the circuit court. Such sentences typically can range from a few days up to one year in length. Also, persons who are awaiting trial on criminal charges and who are unable to post bond are held until their court proceedings are completed.

  • General Questions 715-726-7706
  • Jail Chaplain 715-726-4566
  • Jail Nurse 715-726-7967

Inmate Locator

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

Chippewa County WI Jail - Visitation

Professional Visits

  • Monday - Friday from 8am - 11am and 1pm - 4pm

Note: No cell phones are allowed into the jail.

Visiting areas are handicapped accessible

Video visitations are ONLY held on Saturdays & Sundays

  • Male Maximum and Medium Security is Saturdays at 1:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:00pm and 2:30pm
  • Male Minimum Security is Saturdays at 9:00am and 9:30am
  • Females are on Sundays at 9:00am and 9:30am
  • Huber visitations are on Sundays at 1:00pm

Visitations MUST be set up 24 hours in advance

Information About Minimum Security and Female Visitation

  • Registration must be completed at least 24 hours in advance of the visit.
  • Registration can be done at or by coming to the jail lobby.
  • Check-in will not begin until 15 minutes prior to the start of visitation.
  • All visitors must present photo identification in order to check-in.
  • Visiting areas handicapped accessible.
  • Each inmate is allowed to visit with up to 3 people for a maximum of 20 minutes. Visits may be terminated at jailers’ discretion at any time due to disturbances or other jail problems.
  • No one under the age of 18 is allowed to visit unless he/she is the immediate family (brother, sister, or child) of an inmate and is accompanied by a documented parent or documented legal guardian.
  • Children must be supervised at all times. If your kids are out of control, you will be denied visitation. Do not bring children who are not going to be visiting.
  • Special visits can be arranged ahead of time on a case-by-case basis with prior approval of jail management for people coming from long distances. Such visits will be at different times and for longer periods of time. Contact jail management at 715-726-7722.
  • Clothing will be accepted during any visitation times. Clothing must be white and NEW in the package with NO LOGOS. We will accept socks, underwear, t-shirts and sweatshirts with no hoods or strings.


All items MUST be new and in the original packaging.

Whites can only be dropped off during regular visiting hours on Saturdays and Sundays

  • Plain white short sleeve t-shirts
  • Plain white socks

Connect with your family member or friend via phone, video visitation or email by utilizing the links below

Visitations MUST be set up 24 hours in advance

Ask The Inmate

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