"We are the guardians of society's laws who respond to the needs of Lorain County residents in a caring, courteous and professional manner to ensure the highest quality of life for all people."
Meaning of Terms
We: Each and everyone of us. Working together without regard to division boundaries.
Guardians: Whether elected, appointed, hired or a volunteer, we put the public's needs ahead of our own as we guard, protect, defend and serve.
Society's Laws: The body of rules established by authority, society, or custom which govern the laws of all people.
Respond: Reacting positively and cooperatively in a timely manner.
Lorain County Residents' Needs: Essential services required to maintain a healthy and safe community along with those services which enrich the the quality of life.
Caring, Courteous & Professional Manner: Doing the best we can do, striving for 100% public satisfaction.
Highest Quality of Life: The promotion and support of an environment which is the most desirable place to work, live and play.
All People: Everyone we have the opportunity to serve, whether they live, work, conduct business, play, visit or volunteer in our county, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.
Visiting Hours in Lorain City Jail
The actual visiting hours vary depending on the following factors:
The day of the week.
Where the inmate is housed.
The inmate's sex.
Whether or not it is a Holiday.
Each inmate is allowed one or two visits, ranging from 15 minutes to one hour in length each week. Inmates with special privileges are allowed additional visits.
If you are visiting from another state or traveling a great distance, Lorain City Jail may allow you an extended visitation. Call 440-329-3770 to ask for special consideration.