The Wichita County Courthouse will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on May 30th. The Wichita County Jail will still hold normal jail visitation schedule. If you have any questions please call the Sheriff’s Office at (940)766-8170.
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.
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.
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.
The chart below depicts the daily population numbers for the Wichita County Jail for the first three months of 2014. As always, information on currently incarcerated individuals may be found here. So far, the maximum population this year for the jail was 520 while the lowest number of people in jail is 454.