The Highlands County Jail
in Sebring, Highlands County, Florida, 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 Highlands 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 Highlands County Jail
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Highlands 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 Florida Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Highlands 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.
In addition, Highlands County houses the following juvenile facility: Highlands 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: Highlands County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Highlands County Jail
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Highlands County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Highlands County Jail Inmate Search
Highlands County Sheriff
Jail: 338 South Orange Street
Sheriff: 434 Fernleaf Avenue
Sebring, FL 33870
Inmate's first and last name
Highlands County Jail
338 South Orange Street
Sebring, FL 33870
Jail (Main): 863-402-7271
Sebring Police: 863-471-5135
Adult Probation: 863-386-6023
Monday to Friday - 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturdays - 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Visits must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance and no more than 7 days in advance. Visits are scheduled either online, at the visitation kiosk in the lobby or with the visitors reception desk.
Inmates are allowed no more than two visitors at a time.