Brown County Jail

Brown County Jail, IL, Mt. Sterling, Sheriff Bookings

Updated on: November 16, 2020
State
Illinois
City
Mt. Sterling
Postal Code
62353
County
Brown County
Phone Number
217-773-2011
Location
200 Court Street, Room #1, Mt. Sterling, IL, 62353

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About Brown County Jail

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Brown County Jail is a medium-security correctional facility in Mt. Sterling, Brown County, Illinois. This adult-only facility hosts inmates from all of Brown County under the governorship of the Illinois Sherriff. It houses about 124 inmates under the supervision of over 112 staff members.

Each year the jail has about 1659 bookings with an average of 5 daily. Inmates housed here are incarcerated for different levels of crime, most are sentenced for less than one year while others are waiting to go for trial.

Brown County Sheriffs Office

Address
200 East Court Street, Mount Sterling, Illinois, 62353
Phone
217-773-2011
Fax
217-773-4882

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates at Brown County Jail are allowed to send and receive mails and some packages. However, this is under strict guidelines; certain items such as perfumes, staples, bookmarks, drugs, among others, are prohibited. Mails are also expected to have a return address for them to be delivered to the relevant inmates. The mailing address is:

Brown County Jail
Inmate's Name (No Inmate number required)
200 Court Street, Room #1, Mt. Sterling, IL, 62353

Sending Money

Inmates at Brown County Jail, Illinois are allowed to have commissary. Friends and family members of the inmate can deposit funds into these accounts through the following means:

Phone calls

Inmates at the Brown County Jail are permitted to make calls to an approved list of friends and family members. Find more details on facility’s official website.

Visitation

The Brown County Jail allows inmates to receive visitors at the appointed time. The 30-minutes visits are scheduled according to an inmate’s housing unit. Visitors are expected to make appointments at 217-773-2011 before dropping by to visit their loved ones.

Visiting 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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Brown County Overview

County Seat:
Mount Sterling
Year Organized:
1839
Total Square Miles:
307.205
2018 Population:
6716
Persons/Square Mile:
22

County structure

Government Type:
County
Authority:
Dillon's Rule
Legislative Body:
County Council
Size of Legislative Body:
9

Demographics

2018 Population:
6716
25 to 64 Years of Age:
59.88%
65 Years of Age and Older:
13.93%