Lincoln County WY Detention Center

County Jail

Last Updated: May 22, 2024
1032 Beech St, Kemmerer, WY 83101

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

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Satellite View of Lincoln County WY Detention Center

You can support your loved ones at Lincoln Co Detention on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 307-877-3971.

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 Lincoln County WY Detention Center so you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Lincoln Co Detention is a detention center located at 1032 Beech St Kemmerer, WY which is operated locally by the Lincoln 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. Lincoln County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Kemmerer 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 Wyoming here.

The Lincoln County Detention Center operates in two distinct areas due to the expansive geographical coverage. The main detention facility is located in the County Seat of Kemmerer and has the capacity to house up to 85 inmates. This facility is staffed by 10 Detention Officers and 3 supervisors, ensuring its operation and maintenance 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In addition, there is a holding facility in the Afton Jail Division, which can accommodate up to 5 inmates at a time. However, the Afton facility can only hold inmates for up to 24 hours before they must be transported to the main jail in Kemmerer, managed by a single detention deputy.

The duties of the detention staff encompass the primary care and custody of inmates, maintaining safety and security within the facility, and transporting inmates to and from court appearances. Additionally, they are responsible for picking up and transporting inmates to and from other agencies and addressing any medical concerns that arise during incarceration.

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in Wyoming. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Lincoln County WY Detention Center.

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

Lincoln Co Detention - Visitation

Times and days are subject to change without notice

  • Monday 8:30 am - 4 pm
  • Thursday 9 am - 4 pm
  • Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday 10 am - 3:30 pm
  • Sunday 10 am - 3:30 pm
  • All federal holidays

This facility may also have a video visitation option, please call 307-877-3971 for more information, alerts, or scheduling changes.

Ask The Inmate

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