Pennington County Jail

General Facility Information

The Pennington County Jail is a linear supervision facility housing both sentenced and pretrial adult male and female offenders. The facility is licensed by the State of Minnesota to house up to 28 inmates, separated into 6 housing units.
Each housing unit contains video visitation, telephones, a common television, gaming and dining tables and natural lighting source.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Pennington County Jail is to protect the community by securely holding persons who are determined by the courts to pose a threat public safety and/or persons that have been sentenced to serve their time in our jail. It is the ethical and legal obligation of the Pennington County Jail and its Correctional Officers to provide secure, safe, and humane confinement.