Changes to Jail Visitation Hours

The Wichita County Jail will be changing visitation hours on January 30, 2017. Effective that date, both jail facilities will offer visitation from 8 AM until 8 PM. Sign-up for visitation will end at 7:00 PM.

  • Last names starting with A through L visitation is on Tuesday.
  • Last names starting with M through Z visitation is on Wednesday.
  • Inmates in Solitary or on Keep Separate List visitation is on Thursday.

There will be NO VISITATION on January 30th, 2017. The first visitation period under the new policy will be on Tuesday, January 31, 2017.

Thanksgiving Holiday Jail Visitation Schedule


The visitation for the Thanksgiving holiday week for both jail facilities will be as follows:

Monday 11/21- 8A to 8P letters A-M

Tuesday 11/22 8A to 8P letters N-Z

Wednesday 11/23 8A to 8P Solitary and keep away.

The same visitation rules will apply. Two 20 minute visitation periods per inmate.

If you have any questions, please call the Sheriff’s Office at (940)766-8170.

Jail Update

Due 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

The 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         11/24/15                     Letters J-R

Wednesday   11/25/15                     Letters S-Z and Solitary/Keep Away


Monday          12/21/15                     Letters A-I

Tuesday         12/22/15                     Letters J-R

Wednesday   12/23/15                     Letters S-Z and Solitary/Keep Away


This schedule is for both facilities.

Jail Visitation Canceled

Visitation 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.