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Zanesville Police City Jail
332 South Street
Zanesville, OH 43701

To locate or find information about an inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail, call the jail at 740-455-0734 or look them up on the official Inmate Search Jail Roster for Zanesville Police City Jail.

For information on any of the inmate services such as inmate visitation, receiving phone calls, sending an inmate a letter, a text, an email, money, commissary or anything else, click on any of the green 'inmate services' buttons above.

If you are still having trouble finding an inmate, you can usually find them in the database of any of the inmate service companies linked above.


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About the Zanesville Police City Jail

The Zanesville Police City Jail, located in the city of Zanesville, in Muskingum County, Ohio is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 200 Bookings, with a daily average of 10 Inmates and a staff of 2.
Inmates range from low level misdemeanor offenders to those being held and awaiting trial for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder. Therefore, the security level must be high.

Correctional officers in Zanesville Police City Jail are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves, visitors and inmates from violence. 

All of the men and women being held in the Zanesville Police City Jail are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Muskingum County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Zanesville Police City Jail also houses inmates arrested by this county’s municipal police departments. 

A full list of the cities and towns can be found below.

Family and Friends of inmates are allowed to:
•    Receive phone calls from the inmates, 
•    Provide them with commissary money,
•    Receive and send them mail
•    Schedule a time to visit

Convicted and Sentenced Inmates
When an inmate is convicted and sentenced to a year or more, they are transferred to the Ohio State Prison System or the Federal Bureau of Prisons.  

Inmates that are convicted of a misdemeanor and/or sentenced to less than one year of a state crime serve their time in the jail. 

Illegal immigrants convicted of a state or federal crime will first do their time, then may be transferred into ICE custody for deportation.

How to Deposit Money in an Inmate's Trust Account in Order to Purchase Prepaid Calling Cards or Phone Calling Time

To Deposit Money in an inmate's account follow these steps:

  • Create a ConnectNetwork account 
  • Select your inmate, and add to them to your account,
  • Deposit money into his or her commissary account.

**NOTE** GTL is in a transition merging into a new company called ViaPath Technologies.


Features:

  • Deposit options available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via phone 877-650-4249, and online.
  • Mobile-friendly deposit options are available via their app.
  • Deposits and payments made through automated channels (ConnectNetwork Website, Mobile App, Toll Free Phone, or Kiosk at the jail) are transmitted to the facility within one business day.
  • Deposits that are mailed are processed the next business day after they are received by GTL.
  • Inmate can choose how to spend the funds you deposit.

All the information you need to understand depositing money into an inmate's trust fund, specifically for phone calls in Muskingum County, can be found on our Send Money Page.


 

How Do You Communicate with an Inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail by Phone

Follow these instructions on how to open an account with GTL Connect Network (aka Viapath Technologies)

  • Advance Pay - This phone account allows you to prepay so that your inmate can call you (and only you) whenever he/she wants and the cost of each call is deducted from your balance. You can even be notified by text when your balance gets low. You still have the option of accepting or rejecting each call.
  • Pin Debit  -  This option allows you to fund an inmate's commissary account and lets him pay for phone calls to you and others with the money. You will have no control over who your inmate calls.
  • Voicemail  -  You can leave a secure voicemail without having to contact the facility. When you call the local phone number for a facility offering Inmate Voicemail (call Customer Service at 877-650-4249 to get the local voicemail number for Zanesville Police City Jail, you will be informed of the cost for leaving a message. To leave your message, simply select the inmate by ID number. Then, record your voicemail.

For full instructions on the Zanesville Police City Jail Inmate Phone Syste, what the costs are, how it works, and tips and guidelines on rules, regulations and saving money on calls, check out our Send Money Page.


 

Depositing Money for Communicating with an Inmate

How to Make a Deposit for Phone, Email or Visitation using GettingOut.com

Zanesville Police City Jail uses GettingOut for some or all of its communication services with an inmate.

If you want to deposit money using this company for your use or your inmate's account, there are four ways to do it:

  • Online - They accept all major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
  • At the Zanesville Police City Jail using the kiosk in the jail lobby - (cash, debit or credit card) NOTE - Zanesville Police City Jail may require identity verification so bring your driver’s license or some other form of ID.
  • By phone by calling 866-516-0115 - They have bi-lingual operators are standing by 24 hours 7 days a week to assist you with your deposit. Major credit cards accepted are Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
  • By using their app, either Android or iphone. - All credit cards mentioned above are accepted.

For all the information you need to know, including tips, guidelines and warnings about depositing money in a Zanesville Police City Jail inmate's account for communication services, check out our Send Money page.


 

How to Communicate with an Zanesville Police City Jail Inmate by Mail and by Email

To mail or email an inmate in Muskingum County follow these steps:

When mailing a letter or postcard to an inmate, please address your mail as follows:
Inmate's First and Last Name
332 South Street
Zanesville, OH 43701

  • All mail sent to an inmate at the Zanesville Police City Jail must include the sender's name and mailing address in the top left corner of the envelope or postcard.
  • Failure to include your return address will most likely result in your mail NOT being delivered and your letter destroyed.
  • The Zanesville Police City Jail has a zero-tolerance policy regarding mail violations. 
  • All the information you need to understand mail and email policies can be found on our Inmate Mail Page and our Text/Email an Inmate Page.

Emailing Messages & Photos

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If you are not already registered, do so here, or Log in.

Then use the Facility Finder to:
1.  Select Zanesville Police City Jail,
2. Add your inmate to your list of contacts,
3. Add a credit or debit card to cover your costs.

  • Messages can be up to 500 characters long, including punctuation. At the bottom of your message there is a 'character countdown' feature.  
  • After you click the “CONTINUE” button, you can review the cost to send your message to your inmate. You can also attach credits for your inmate to reply to your message.  Be sure to accept the Terms and Conditions and click the “SEND” button for your message to be successfully delivered to your inmate.
  • You can also send your Muskingum County inmate photos and videos.

Customer Service Questions
'Online' Contact Form, or
Call   866-516-0115

Go here to this FAQ to get answers to how the transition to ViaPath from GTL and gettingout will affect your account.

All the information you need to understand mail and email policies for Muskingum County can be found on our Inmate Mail Page and our Text/Email an Inmate Page.


 

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs for Zanesville Police City Jail General Information

Do you want to know some quick facts about Zanesville Police City Jail?... or how to find an Inmate, and then how to to communicate with them when you do locate them?

We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions people always ask us in order to help you find this information.... so keep scrolling down to the bottom of the page to get your questions answered. But if you still have questions and the answer is not on any of the other pages linked from the green buttons at the top of the page, call the facility at 740-455-0734.

Zanesville Police City Jail

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Ohio Muskingum 10


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

332 South Street
Zanesville, OH 43701


TELEPHONE NUMBER

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
332 South Street
Zanesville, OH 43701


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Frequently Asked Questions

How many inmates are in the Zanesville Police City Jail in Ohio?
There are 10 inmates in the Zanesville Police City Jail in Ohio. While that is what they are approved to have incarcerated at any one time, they have on occasion had to add additional beds, even having inmates sleep on the floor when overcrowding becomes an issue. When possible, Zanesville Police City Jail will temporarily transfer some inmates to a neighboring facility, or if necessary, release some offenders from custody. Learn more about how to search for a specific inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail.

How many people get arrested and booked into the Zanesville Police City Jail in Ohio every year?
In 2021, a total of 200 offenders were booked into the Zanesville Police City Jail in Ohio. That is less than previous years, mostly due to restrictions related to the COVID pandemic. As of April 2022, the number of arrests and bookings are returning to normal, which means they are running higher than 2021. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail.

How many people work at the Zanesville Police City Jail in Ohio?
The Zanesville Police City Jail maintains a staff of approximately 2. Staff positions include correction officers, maintenance, clerical, kitchen workers and management. Ohio law allows for inmates to work alongside the paid staff during their incarceration, saving the facility money. Even though the inmates are paid, the cost is less than 15% of what a normal worker from the outside would be paid.

Does the Zanesville Police City Jail in Ohio have an inmate search or jail roster to see who is in custody?
Yes, the Zanesville Police City Jail in Ohio has an Inmate Search Roster feature. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail. When you get to this page click on the big green button that reads 'OFFICIAL Zanesville Police City Jail INMATE LIST'. After clicking on the link, type in the offender's name and then click 'search'. You can always call and speak to someone on the staff at 740-455-0734 if you are have further questions. In most cases the Inmate Roster provides information about the inmate's bond, criminal charges, mugshot, and even their release date, as long as they are not being sent to a Ohio prison or the US Bureau of Prisons to serve a sentence that is longer than one year.

What is the address and phone number of the Zanesville Police City Jail in Ohio?
The Zanesville Police City Jail address and phone number is: 332 South Street
Zanesville, OH 43701. Their phone number is 740-455-0734. To find out the address for sending an inmate mail, sending newspapers, magazines or care packages, learn more about how to mail an inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail.

Where do I found out all the inmate services at Zanesville Police City Jail, such as visitation policy and schedule, how the inmate phone system works, emailing an inmate, and sending them money to buy things in commissary?
Here is where you get direct access to all the information you need for Zanesville Police City Jail inmate services: Learn more about how to visit an inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail. Learn more about how to get phone calls from an inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail. Learn more about how to text/email an inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail. Learn more about how to send money to an inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail. Learn more about how to mail an inmate and what's allowed in the Zanesville Police City Jail. Learn more about inmate commissary in the Zanesville Police City Jail.

How do I bail or bond an inmate out of the Zanesville Police City Jail?
Call 740-455-0734 for the type of bond and any information that is required for a particular individual at Zanesville Police City Jail. A bond is set according to a court-approved schedule. You will either have to pay a cash bail, or put up a private, surety or a property bond to guarantee to the court that the defendant will return on their assigned court date. Learn more about how to bail or bond out an inmate in the Zanesville Police City Jail.

This facility, known as "Zanesville Police City Jail" is also known as Zanesville City Jail, Zanesville City Jail, Ohio, Muskingum.