Sheridan County WY Detention Center

County Jail

Last Updated: May 22, 2024
54 W 13th St, Sheridan, WY 82801

Sheridan 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.

The phone carrier is HomeWAV, to see their rates and best-calling plans for your inmate to call you.

If you are seeking to send your inmate money for commissary, one recommended for this facility is CorrectPay. There is a fee for sending money, see their rates and limitations.

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 Sheridan County WY Detention Center

You can support your loved ones at Sheridan Co Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 307-672-3455.

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

The Sheridan Co Jail is a detention center located at 54 W 13th St Sheridan, WY which is operated locally by the Sheridan 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. Sheridan County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Sheridan 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 Sheridan County Sheriff's Office Detention Division is composed of 20 Detention Deputies dedicated to ensuring the protection of the court process and all individuals involved. This division oversees the operations of the Sheridan County Detention Center, which is managed by Lieutenant Gibbons with the support of Sergeants Sulz and Fisher.

The Detention Center provides a range of programs and services aimed at supporting inmates during their incarceration. These programs include Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meetings, work release opportunities, religious services, and the option to test for a General Educational Development (GED) certificate. To further reduce recidivism, the Sheriff's Office has implemented a 24/7 sobriety program.

The facility is equipped with a full-time nursing staff to address the medical needs of inmates. Additionally, a commercial kitchen is responsible for preparing all meals, ensuring that inmates receive nutritious and balanced diets. The Detention Center has also upgraded its communication systems, offering Homewav kiosks and tablets for telephone and video visits. This technology enhances the ability of inmates to stay connected with family and friends.

To deposit funds into an inmate's commissary account, individuals can visit For those wishing to speak with an inmate or add money to an inmate's account, the Homewav app can be downloaded for convenient access to these services. The integration of these systems and services is part of the facility's broader effort to maintain a supportive environment that upholds the dignity and well-being of inmates while they are in custody.

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 Sheridan 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

All visitors need to set up an account at

Web User Video Visitation Hours are Monday through Sunday

  • 8:15 AM- 11 AM
  • 12 PM – 1:30 PM
  • 2 PM – 2:45 PM
  • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • 6 PM – 7:30 PM
  • 8:15 PM – 9:30 PM

Video Visitations from the public lobby visitation station must be made during normal business hours:

  • Monday – Friday 8:15 AM- 11 AM, 12 PM – 1:30 PM, 2 PM – 2:45 PM, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM*. You may use this machine once every 12 hours.

All inmate communications are documented, recorded, and reviewed for content, and can be used against you in a court of law. Web users and inmates participating in behavior that may be considered inappropriate, offensive or involve criminal activity will be blocked from visitation.

*Video Visitation must be initiated 20 minutes prior to the end of visitation hours. These hours are established by the Sheridan County Detention Facility and are subject to change, restriction, and or termination, without notice. Regular rates for Video Visitation are $0.39 cents per minute and are paid for by the web user.

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.