Waupaca County WI Jail

County Jail

Last Updated: July 20, 2022
1402 E Royalton St, Waupaca, WI 54981

Waupaca 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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Waupaca County WI Jail basic information to help guide you through what you can do for your inmate while they are incarcerated. The facility's direct contact number: 715-258-4466

The Waupaca County WI Jail is a medium-security detention center located at 1402 E Royalton St Waupaca, WI which is operated locally by the Waupaca 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. Waupaca County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, municipalities, the US Marshal's Service and the Waupaca Police Department who do not have their own long-term lock-up.

The Waupaca County Jail can house 320 inmates, with an average daily population of about 200 inmates. The jail is responsible for the care and custody of prisoners. It also functions as a holding facility for convicted felons awaiting transfer to the Wisconsin State Prison System and sentenced prisoners, as well as prisoners awaiting trial.

The County Jail offers G.E.D., drug and alcohol counseling programs, religious counseling, telephone privileges, family visits and the Inmate Worker Program. Prisoners have access to health care under the guidance of Health Care Professionals Limited.

The County Jail also has various conditions of confinement ranging from Huber inmate housing to maximum security housing. The County Jail also has a disciplinary and administrative segregation unit. Housing is determined by the Classification Officer.

Inmate Locator

Waupaca County WI Jail publishes the names of their inmates currently in their facility in Wisconsin. Your search should start with this locator first to see if your loved one is there.

The second box is the InmateAid Inmate Search. This database of inmates is user-generated content for the purpose of accessing and utilizing any or all of the InmateAid services. If you need our assistance creating your own inmate profile to keep in touch, email us at aid@inmateaid.com and we will assist you in locating your inmate.

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.

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Covid Visitation Information

As of March 18, 2020, registration and visitation rules have changed to protect inmates at Waupaca County WI Jail and their loved ones during the COVID-19 outbreak. At this time, there are no in-person visits for family and friends due to the COVID-19 situation. Video visitation is available; details can be found below or call 715-258-4466.


  • All visits through the video visitation system require the visitor to establish a user account.

Visitation Information

Waupaca County Jail - Visitation

Wednesday & Thursday

Wednesday & Thursday

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Important Visitors Notice!


All visitors are subject to wand or pat-search at any time.

Introducing unauthorized items or aiding in an escape will result in prosecution on felony charges.

You must be on an inmate's approved visiting list.

Visitation will be denied for any person who appears to be intoxicated, under the influence of drugs or otherwise disruptive behavior.

Visits are limited to 30 minutes twice weekly by appointment only, at least 24 hours in advance.

A valid photo I.D. is required for admission.

A Visitor Badge will be issued to all visitors and must be worn throughout the visit and returned to the officer when the visit is completed.

Only Four (4) persons, including children may visit at one time. A parent or legal guardian must accompany children under the age of 18.

Children under the age of ten (10) must be supervised at all times and MAY NOT be left unattended in the Lobby or other areas of the Sheriff's Office.

Personal property such as packages, handbags , coats, hats or other personal property cannot be taken to the Visitation Area. Lockers are provided to store items while visiting or you may lock them in your vehicle. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LOST OR STOLEN PROPERTY.

Acceptable property listed below will only be received during visitation times.

  • Bank cashiers check or cash for inmates.

  • Prescription glasses, medication, Dentures.

  • One soft cover bible or religious study text.

  • Physician approved medical devices (heart monitors, braces) must provide written documentation indicating the need.

  • Personal clothing appropriate for trial hearings, if ordered by the Court.

  • Huber Clothing ( They can only have the specified number of clothing per Policy).

Loitering or being in an unauthorized area in the Law Enforcement Center or the Jail area is not permitted.

No loitering is permitted on the Second or Third Floor Corridors in visiting area. When you are through visiting, you will return to the Main Lobby.

Appropriate dress is required: shoes, shirt, no transparent materials, tube tops. Clothing must cover the areas from top of shoulders down to the mid-thigh area. Any removal or rearrangement of clothing during the visit will result in the termination of visitation privileges.

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