Venango County Prison, PA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: May 15, 2020
Venango County Prison

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The Venango County Prison is a medium-security detention center located in Franklin, Pennsylvania. Operated locally by the Venango County Sheriff's Office, this jail holds inmates who are awaiting trial or sentencing. The Venango County Sheriff's Department has the largest number of law enforcement officers in the county and is the largest facility in Pennsylvania. The current Sheriff was sworn in as Sheriff in September 2009.

Inmates at Venango County Prison have the opportunity to participate in programs, including education, counseling, substance abuse, and religious services. They are given three meals a day and are allowed to purchase snacks from the commissary. They are given an hour of recreational time each day where they are encouraged to go outside.

Venango County Prison - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Venango County Prison

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    1186 Elk Street, Franklin, PA, 16323

  • Phone

    814-432-9629

  • Capacity

    175

  • City

    Franklin

  • Postal Code

    16323

  • State

    Pennsylvania

  • Country

    Venango County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Venango County Prison

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    1186 Elk Street, Franklin, PA, 16323

  • Phone

    814-432-9629

  • Capacity

    175

  • Country

    Venango County

Venango County Sheriff Office

  • Address

    1168 Liberty Street, Franklin, Pennsylvania, 16323

  • Phone

    814-432-9563

  • Website

    website

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

If someone you know is serving time in Venango County Prison, you can search for him or her in this Venango County Jail log. When you click on the inmate you are looking for, you will see information on him or her such as their date of birth, arrest date, and charges.

Send a Mail/Package

Incoming and outgoing inmate mail will be inspected by jail staff.

Inmates at Venango County Prison may receive only metered, unstamped, plain white postcards no larger than 4" x 6" as mail. Writing must be in pencil or blue or black ink. Any other mail will be returned to the sender.

If no return address is available, unauthorized mail will be stored in the inmate's locker until the inmate's release.

Inmate mail cannot contain anything related to violence, racial supremacy, or nudity.

If you want to send mail to an inmate at Venango County Prison, address your envelope as follows:

Inmate name

C/O Venango County Prison

1186 Elk Street, Franklin, PA, 16323

Inmates may receive magazines and newspapers if they are sent directly from the publisher.

Sending Money

You can either send money to an inmate by going to the Venango County Prison and dropping off a money order or you can use MoneyGram to deposit money in an inmate’s account.

In order to send money to an inmate, you will need to know the inmate’s full name, the inmate’s ID number, and the inmate’s location.

You can call all Venango County Prison at 814-432-9629 if you have any questions.

Phone Calls

Venango County Prison has a phone program where you set up an account through the third-party company, GlobalTel, and the inmate can call you after you deposit money on his or her account.

According to the website, you can save money on inmate calling by using a “GlobalTel ‘Special Jail Phone Number’. When your inmate calls your ‘Special Jail Phone Number’, your phone rings and you save.”

All phone calls through Venango County Prison are recorded.

Visitation Rules

Venango County Prison requires all visitors to fill out an application prior to visitation. If you want to visit an inmate at Venango County Prison, carefully fill out the application. The Venango County Prison reserves the right to deny any person the right to enter the jail it chooses and for any reason.

Jail visits are conducted in person behind plexiglass or on a televised screen from another location. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and guardians must provide proof of their guardianship. Inmates may have two visitors during each visit.

Leave all personal belongings, except for your state ID in your vehicle. No cell phones or bags are allowed in the jail.

Call 814-432-9629 for questions regarding jail visitation.

VISITATION HOURS

  • Monday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Thursday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Friday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Saturday
    7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Sunday
    7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

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