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Updated on: May 19, 2021

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About Vigo County Jail

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

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

While being economical the mission of the Vigo 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. 

Vigo County Jail
Facility Name
Vigo County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
121 Oak Street, Terre Haute, IN, 47807
Terre Haute
Postal Code
Vigo 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

Vigo County Sheriff Department / Vigo County Jail

John Plasse
201 Cherry Street, Terre Haute, Indiana, 47807

Inmate Search

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

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

The file of the Vigo County Jail roster is a PDF. During normal business hours, It is updated frequently. The Vigo 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 Vigo 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 Vigo 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 Vigo County Jail will need funds. There are several different ways to transfer funds to the inmates' account.


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 812-462-3000 to deposit funds into an inmate's account by phone. However, there is a fee for this service.


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

Phone Calls

The Vigo 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 Vigo 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

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

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

Vigo County Prison Statistics

Vigo County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -
Jail Population Held for State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 1
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Vigo County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 56
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 231
Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population 10

Vigo County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 9
Latino Prison Population -
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 269
Black Prison Population 122

Vigo County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 3,732
Male Jail Population 202
Total Jail Population 236
Female Jail Population 35

Vigo County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 232
Female Pretrial Jail Population 20
Male Pretrial Jail Population 260

Vigo County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 192
Black Prison Admissions 48
Other Prison Admissions 4
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 140
Male Prison Admissions 175
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 17

Vigo County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 22
Total Prison Population 400
Male Prison Population 378


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