The Lane County Jail
in Eugene, Lane County, Oregon, 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 Lane 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 Lane County Jail
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Lane 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 Oregon Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Lane 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 Lane County, Oregon are: Cottage Grove Municipal Jail
, Springfield Municipal Jail
. In addition, Lane County houses the following juvenile facility: Lane County Juvenile Detention Center
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Lane County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Lane County Jail
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Lane County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Lane County Jail Inmate Search
Lane County Sheriff's Office
Eugene Police Department
101 West 5th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97401
If the automated Inmate Search is not working, call 503-682-4263 to find out recently arrested or if an offender is in the Lane County Jail... or check out this link.
INMATE VISITATION RULES:
1. You must be on the inmate's list of approved visitors.
2. Your inmate must be 'classified' within the jail's system. This could take up to three days.
3. You must arrive 30 minutes prior to your scheduled visit. Failure to do so can reduce the time of your visit.
4. Visitors must have an ID and be properly attired.