Olmstead County Jail & Detention in Rochester Minnesota

Address and phone number for Olmstead County Jail & Detention, a Jail & Prison, at 4th Street Southeast, Rochester MN.

Olmstead County Jail & Detention
104 4th Street Southeast, Rochester, Minnesota, 55904

About the Olmstead County Jail & Detention

The Olmstead County Jail & Detention, located in Rochester, MN, is a secure facility that houses inmates. The inmates may be awaiting trial or sentencing, or they may be serving a sentence after being convicted of a crime. Jails and Prisons maintain records on inmates, including arrest records, sentencing records, court documents, and other criminal records. Olmstead County Jail & Detention makes these records available to the public.

You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about:
  • Locating Rochester inmates
  • Conducting a background check
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Contacting an inmate
  • Jail and Prison visiting hours
Locating Rochester Inmates

Rochester Jails and Prisons provide information about inmates. These records include Jail and Prison rosters, inmate contact information, and sentencing information. In addition to locating current inmates, the records may provide information on former inmates or inmates who have been transferred. The Olmstead County Jail & Detention may also be able to provide information about inmates housed in other Olmsted County or Minnesota Jails and Prisons, including information on prison transfers.

Finding Olmsted County Criminal Records

Jails and Prisons in Olmsted County maintain criminal records for current and former inmates. These records include arrest records, warrant records, parole records, and other information about convicted offenders. Criminal records can also list information about the inmate's crime, court-ordered victim restitution, and parole eligibility. Records for former inmates can also include parole information. These criminal records play a central role in conducting a thorough background check.

Rochester Jail and Prison Policies

Jails and Prisons within Olmsted County follow Minnesota or federal policies depending on their type. The Olmstead County Jail & Detention provides information on its policies, including rules for contacting inmates, sending money to inmates, or visiting the facility. Contact the main office for information about visitation hours and any restrictions on visitation.

Jail and Prison Transfers

While Jails are short-term facilities for inmates awaiting trial or sentencing, Prisons house inmates serving longer sentences. Some Jails incarcerate inmates serving short sentences, typically under one year. Inmates often transfer between Olmsted County Jails and Prisons. Olmstead County Jail & Detention can provide information on inmate transfers to local, state, or national facilities.

State and Federal Prisons in Olmsted County

In Minnesota, the Department of Corrections (DOC) or Bureau of Prisons (POC) oversees state prisons. The Federal Bureau of Prisons (FBOP) runs federal prisons. These agencies also oversee private prisons operating in Olmsted County, which must follow Minnesota and federal regulations.

Contact the Olmstead County Jail & Detention

You may contact the Olmstead County Jail & Detention by calling 507-328-6790, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Olmstead County Jail & Detention, 104 4th Street Southeast, Rochester, Minnesota, 55904.

Map of Olmstead County Jail & Detention in Rochester Minnesota

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