The Wichita County Commissioners Court voted on February 21, 2017 to advertise for proposals for an inmate telephone system. The Request for Proposal may be downloaded here or viewed below.[gview file=”http://wichitacountysheriffsoffice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Initial-RFP-for-inmate-phone-services-Released.pdf”]
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.
2016 Holiday Jail Visitation Schedule
December 27th– A-M
December 28th– N-Z
December 29th– Solitary and Keep Away
January 3rd– A-M
January 4th– N-Z
January 5th– Solitary and Keep Away
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.
Annex evening visitation is cancelled tonight. It Will be rescheduled for Monday from 6 to 8. It is for solitary and keep away inmates.
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.