The Brown County Sheriff's Department - Jail Division will promote a safe, secure and humane housing facility for all staff, inmates, and the community it serves. Brown County is committed to meet or exceed the standards established by the United State Constitution and applicable Wisconsin State Statutes and Administrative Codes.
Brown County Sheriff's Department - Jail Division is an integral part of the law enforcement community, dedicated to serving all law enforcement agencies in a safe and efficient manner.
A high level of safety and security will be achieved through the utilization of an objective classification plan, the utilization of positive incentives to encourage good behavior in the inmate population, and adherence to the principles of direct supervision. Brown County is committed to providing inmate programs that can lead to personal growth, rehabilitation and reintegration into the community.
These goals will be accomplished by our commitment to maintain sufficient, well trained, professional correctional staff and policies and procedures that meet the evolving needs of both the facility and the community.
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, Brown County Jail may allow you an extended visitation. Call 812-988-6655 to ask for special consideration.
Call 812-988-6655 or click here to view normal visiting hours and procedures for scheduling a visit.