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Updated on: March 26, 2024

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About Newton County Jail

The Newton County Jail is located in Kentland, Indiana. The facility is operated and managed by the Newton County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Newton County Jail. 

A majority of the inmates in the Newton County Jail reside in Newton County. All inmates that are held in this facility have no more than a 2-year sentence. 

While being economical the mission of the Newton County Jail is to supply the inmates with all the resources they need. 

The jail operates in a way that surpasses national and state standards. 

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Newton County Jail
Facility Name
Newton County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
304 East Seymour Street, Kentland, IN, 47951
Phone
219-474-3999
Email
[email protected]
Security Level
Medium
City
Kentland
Postal Code
47951
State
Indiana
Country
Newton County

Visitation Hours

  • Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Holiday Closed

Newton County Sheriffs Department

Sheriff
Thomas B. VanVleet
Address
304 East Seymour Street, Kentland, Indiana, 47951
Phone
219-474-5661
Fax
219-474-5666
Website
http://www.newtoncountysheriff.com

Inmate Search

The Newton County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Newton County Jail. Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all current inmates is a big responsibility. That is what the Newton County Sheriff's Department does.

The Newton County Jail has its jail roster with their current arrests open to the general public by the Newton County Sheriffs Department. This database can be found on the Newton County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The file of the Newton County Jail roster is a PDF. During normal business hours, It is updated frequently. The Newton County Jail roster is in alphabetical order. When doing a successful inmate search you will see the information about the inmates below:

  • Inmate Number
  • Charges
  • Inmate Name
  • Assigned Housing
  • Date of Birth
  • Sex
  • Race
  • Arrest Date
  • Mugshots

Sending a Mail

Family and friends are allowed to send written letters to Inmates in the Newton County Jail. For safety reasons all letters will be examined when they arrive by the jail employees. 

There are a lot of things you are not allowed to send to the jail with your letters.

  • Gang Related Items
  • Glitter
  • Ribbons
  • Confetti
  • Metal
  • Plastic
  • String
  • Stamps
  • Perfume
  • Lipstick/Lip Gloss/Chapstick
  • Music Cards
  • Envelopes
  • Writing Paper
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Polaroids
  • No photographs larger than 5x7”

The Newton County Jail inmates can get books, newspapers and magazines sent to them. The books, newspapers and magazines will need to be sent straight from the bookstore or publisher to the jail. All books that are sent to the jail must be new and paperback. All used and hardcover books are not allowed. If a used or hardcover book is sent to the jail, it will be sent back to the sender. 

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Sending Money

In order for inmates to use the phone or buy things from the commissary inmates in the Newton County Jail will need funds. There are several different ways to transfer funds to the inmates' account.

Online

First, you can go to the Access Corrections website, to transfer funds online. However, you will need to create an account. There is no fee for this service.

By Phone

You can call 219-474-3999 to deposit funds into an inmate's account by phone. However, there is a fee for this service.

Kiosk

There is a kiosk in the Newton County Jail lobby available between the hours of 7:30 am to 11 pm, daily.

Phone Calls

The Newton County Jail inmates are allowed to make collect calls. Inmates are only able to call those who have a landline. You will not be able to receive a collect call on a cell phone. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees that come from the collect call. Any fees that come from collect calls are not the Newton County Jail responsibility.

During phone time, inmates can call their friends and family. The inmates are allowed  15-minute calls. The call will be disconnected when the 15-minutes is over.

Visiting Rules

Newton County Jail inmates can have visitors. All visitors under the age of 18 will are allowed to visit, but they will need to be with their legal guardian. Before you are allowed to visit you will have to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or your United States Passport. 

Make sure you put all of your personal items in your car since no personal items are allowed in the visitation area.   

The Newton County Jail visits are video visits through Securus Technologies.  Inmates are not allowed contact visits in the Newton County Jail. 

The Newton County Jail visits are video visits through Securus Technologies. Inmates are not allowed contact visits. Visitations at the Newton County Jail are a privilege and not a right.

Newton County Prison Statistics

Newton County Prison Population By Race

Other Prison Population -
Asian Prison Population -
Black Prison Population 4
Native Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population 5
White Prison Population 45

Newton County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 46
Male Pretrial Jail Population 24
Female Pretrial Jail Population 2

Newton County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 508
Male Jail Population 51
Total Jail Population 61
Female Jail Population 10

Newton County Prison Population

Total Prison Population 54
Male Prison Population 50
Female Prison Population 4

Indiana Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.21
Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.21

Newton County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population 3
Native Jail Population -
Black Jail Population 3
White Jail Population 55
Asian Jail Population -

Newton County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 4
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies -
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -

Newton County Prison Admissions

Black Prison Admissions -
Male Prison Admissions 26
Total Prison Admissions 33
Female Prison Admissions 7
White Prison Admissions 31
Native Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions 2

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