The Mahoning County Jail
in Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio, 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 Mahoning County Jail
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 Mahoning County Jail
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Mahoning 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 Ohio Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Mahoning County Jail
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 Mahoning County, Ohio are: Austintown Township Jail
, Campbell City Jail
, Canfield Police Department Jail
, Mahoning County Minimum Security
, Northeast Ohio Correctional Center
, Poland Police Department Jail
, Struthers City Jail
, Youngstown City Jail
. In addition, Mahoning County houses the following juvenile facility: Mahoning County Juvenile Justice Ctr
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Mahoning County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Mahoning County Jail
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Mahoning County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Mahoning County Jail Inmate Search
110 Fifth Avenue
Youngstown, OH 44503
Youngstown Police: 330-744-7452
Juvenile Detention: 330-740-2272
District Attorney: 330-740-2008
Juvenile Court: 330-740-2272
To look up information on someone recently arrested and housed at the Mahoning County Jail, go here. The jail provides an excellent video for family members and friends of offenders to better understand the rules and policies of their detention center.