Jail Update

TweetDue to the increased attention on issues facing in the Wichita County Jail, this is the first in a series of short updates to help inform Wichita County citizens about their jail. This video from February 21, 2016, shows just one of the problems the jail faces when it comes to plumbing.

2015 Wichita County Jail Holiday Visitation Schedule

TweetThe following is the Visitation schedule for the Jail for the upcoming holidays of Thanksgiving and Christmas.  We are going to run Visitation for 12 hours during these two weeks. Jail Visitation will be from 0800-2000hrs on the following days for the following inmates by their last names:   Monday          11/23/15                     Letters A-I Tuesday …

Jail Visitation Canceled

TweetVisitation hours will be canceled today from 1p-3p, November 10, 2014, at the Wichita County Jail Annex facility. Visitation hours will be held at the Wichita County Jail Annex facility from 6pm-8pm tonight as normal.  Visitation hours will be conducted as normal at the Downtown Jail Facility.

Sheriff’s Office Temporarily Closed to Public

Tweet      The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office in the Courthouse basement will be closed for 2 weeks due to 2 separate Deputy Sheriff’s contact with an individual who has tested POSITIVE for the Covid-19 virus. This was NOT an individual that the Deputies had arrested or had contact with on a call for service. Due to …

Inmate Commissary Access Altered

TweetIn response to the Covid 19 emergency, the jail commissary kiosk at the Wichita County Courthouse, Jail Annex, and the Sheriff’s Office Front Office will no longer accept deposits. Please feel free to use any of the following deposit methods: Effective at 8:00 am on Friday March 20.  You can also mail deposits (money order …

Daily Crime Brief, June 19, 2019

TweetOn June 17, 2019 at approximately 10:49 a.m., Deputy Matthew Schenck conducted a traffic stop in the in the area of Loop 11 and Seymour Highway.  The 36 year old male driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  He is being charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in …

Daily Crime Brief, May 13, 2019

TweetOn May 10, 2019 at approximately 1:35 p.m., Deputy Brett Brasher conducted a traffic stop in the area of Scott Avenue and 8th Street.  The 29 year old driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  She is being charged with Driving While Intoxicated 2nd Offense, a Class A Misdemeanor.  …