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Updated on: November 15, 2022

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About Posey County Jail

The Posey County Jail is referred to as the Posey County Detention Facility as well. Mt. Vernon, Indiana is where you will find Posey County Jail. 

The Posey County Jail have their doors open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Not all services work 24/7. 

Only adjudicated inmates along with adult inmates are held in this facility. The Posey County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Posey County Jail. 

Posey County Jail
Facility Name
Posey County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
1201 O'Donnell Road, Mt. Vernon, IN, 47620
[email protected]
Security Level
Mt. Vernon
Postal Code
Posey County
Official Website

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

Posey County Sheriff's Office

Tom Latham
1201 Brittle Bank Road, Mount Vernon, Indiana, 47620

Inmate Search

Doing an inmate search for an inmate in the Posey County Jail is very easy. Now you can do an inmate search from your own mobile phone or computer whether you are on the go or from the comfort of your own home. You don't have to waste your time looking for the right number, being transferred from one person to the next or better yet having your phone call get disconnected.    

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

The Posey County Jail has its roster open to the general public by the Posey County Sheriff's Department. The Posey County Jail roster can be found on the Posey County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The jail roster can be searched by the information listed below:

  • Inmate's First Name
  • Inmate's Last Name

You will see the following information when doing a successful inmate search:

  • Inmate's Full Name
  • Age
  • Race
  • Sex
  • Booking Date & Time
  • Facility
  • Charges
  • Pod

The inmate’s mugshots will not be posted in the roster. If you see any information that you know is not correct about the inmate you can mail them to the address listed below: 

Posey County Jail
1201 O'Donnell Road, Mt. Vernon, IN, 47620

Sending a Mail

The Posey County Jail inmates are allowed to get written letters in the mail from their family and friends back home. All letters that are sent to the facility get examined by the jail employees. When examining these letters the jail employees are looking for things that are not allowed such as:  

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

Money is not allowed to be sent in the mail to the inmate. Money will be sent back to the sender if it is sent in the mail. If money is found in the mail, the money will be returned to the original sender. Using the methods below under the “Sending Money” heading you will be able to fund an inmate's account.

The Posey County Jail inmates are allowed to get books, newspapers and magazines. The books, newspapers and magazines will need to be sent straight from the bookstore or publisher to the Posey County Jail. All books sent to the jail will need to be new and paperback. Hardcover and used books are prohibited. All hardcover and used books will be sent back to the sender if they are sent to the jail. 

The Posey County Jail mailing address for inmates is:

Inmate's Full Name
1201 O'Donnell Road, Mt. Vernon, IN, 47620

Public Records Online Search

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Sending Money

The Posey County Jail inmates will need money to make purchases from the commissary. By going to the jail and using the jail kiosk in the lobby you can deposit funds into an inmate’s account. The kiosk takes cash, credit or debit payments and is available 24/7. The funds will be available in the inmate’s account as soon as the deposit is made.

By using your credit or debit account you can deposit funds by logging on to www.jailatm.com if it is more convenient for you.

Purchases can be made from www.jailatm.com for the inmate as well.

Phone Calls

Securus Technologies contracts with the Posey County Jail for their phone service. You will need to create an account by logging on to the Securus Technologies official website.  Charges and the options for depositing funds into the inmate’s phone account will be posted there.

The Posey County Jail are allowed to make collect calls. You will only be able to receive a collect call from a landline. You will not be able to receive any collect calls from a cell phone. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees associated with these collect calls. The Posey County Jail is not accountable for any and all charges associated with the collect calls.

15-minute phone calls are allowed for the inmates. Call features such as call waiting, call forwarding, or three-way calling are not permitted for the inmates to use during their phone time. 

All calls are monitored and recorded.

Visiting Rules

One hour of free on-site visitation will be allowed for every inmate in good standing each calendar week. Inmates at Posey County Jail are allowed to have additional visitations, however, there is a charge associated with those visits. Additional visitations and remote visitations have the same charge.  

You will need to schedule a remote visitation at least 24 hours ahead of time. You will need to be approved by the jail employees if it is your first time using the remote visitation. You can do that Monday through Friday. 

All minors will need to be with their legal guardian. Before you are allowed in the visitation area you will need to show your driver’s license, State identification card, United States Passport, or Military ID. Children over the age of 12, will need to show their school identification card or birth certificate will need the be presented for visitors over the age of 12.

Posey County Prison Statistics

Posey County Prison Population By Race

Other Prison Population 2
Asian Prison Population -
Black Prison Population 12
Native Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population -
White Prison Population 104

Posey County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 33
Male Pretrial Jail Population 21
Female Pretrial Jail Population 6

Posey County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 569
Male Jail Population 38
Total Jail Population 56
Female Jail Population 1

Posey County Prison Population

Total Prison Population 118
Male Prison Population 106
Female Prison Population 12

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

Posey County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population -
Native Jail Population -
Black Jail Population 4
White Jail Population 35
Asian Jail Population -

Posey County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 6
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies -
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 33
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -

Posey County Prison Admissions

Black Prison Admissions 5
Male Prison Admissions 46
Total Prison Admissions 52
Female Prison Admissions 6
White Prison Admissions 45
Native Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions 2

Posey County, Indiana Warrants, Arrests

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