The Sedgwick County Detention Facility
in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, like all jails is a maximum security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level is as high as is it is in any maximum security state prison. Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in Sedgwick County Detention Facility
are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence.
The men, women and juveniles being held in the Sedgwick County Detention Facility
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Sedgwick County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less. When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the Kansas Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Sedgwick County Detention Facility
are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities. The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.
The other jail facilities in Sedgwick County, Kansas are: Sedgwick County Residential Center
, Sedgwick County Work Release Facility
. In addition, Sedgwick County houses the following juvenile facilities: Sedgwick Co. Judge Riddle Boys Ranch
, Sedgwick Co. Juvenile Residential Fac.
, Sedgwick Co. Youth Aftercare Program
, Sedgwick County Juvenile Detention Facility
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Sedgwick County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Sedgwick County Detention Facility
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Sedgwick County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Sedgwick County Detention Facility Inmate Search
Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office
141 West Elm
Wichita, KS 67203
Money may be placed on an inmate’s account by placing cash or a debit or credit card into the kiosk located in the lobby of the jail. Kiosks are available 24/7 and once the money is deposited, the inmate has access to it.
Money may also be placed onto an inmate’s account from any computer by going to http://www.jailatm.com and using a debit or credit card. If you don't have a computer call 316-665-6110 for help.