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Updated on: October 17, 2023
206 Courthouse Drive, Salmon, ID, 82467

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Lemhi County Jail is located in Salmon, Idaho.

According to the Lemhi County Jail website, the mission of the Lemhi County Jail is to provide a safe and secure environment for all who enter the jail and for the citizens of the communities that we serve.

Lemhi County Jail houses male, female, and juvenile inmates.

Lemhi County Jail holds minimum, medium and maximum-security inmates.

They are a direct supervision jail, which means the correctional officers are in the housing units with the inmates and interact with them regularly.

The following is the address and phone number for Lemhi County Jail:

Lemhi County Jail
206 Courthouse Drive, Salmon, ID, 82467

Phone number: 208-756-8980

In this article, you will learn about how to communicate with an inmate through phone or mail, how to send money to an inmate, and how to visit an inmate.


Lemhi County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Lemhi County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 206 Courthouse Drive, Salmon, ID, 82467
Contact Numbers 208-756-8980
City Salmon
Postal Code 82467
State Idaho
County Lemhi County
Jail Webpage website

Lemhi County Sheriffs Office / Lemhi County Juvenile Detention Center

Sheriff Steve Penner
Address 206 Courthouse Drive, Salmon, Idaho, 83467
Phone 208-756-8980

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Inmate Search

If someone you know is serving time in Lemhi County Jail, you can search for him or her in the Lemhi County Jail roster. You can search the roster, or you can simply do an inmate search.

When you click on an inmate’s name, you will see the following information:

  • Their full name

  • The arresting agency

  • Their booking date/time

  • Their charges

  • Their bond amount (if applicable)

Sending a Mail

To send mail to an inmate, please use the following address format:

Inmate’s Full Name
Lemhi County Jail
206 Courthouse Drive, Salmon, ID, 82467

Mail must be sent abiding by the following guidelines:

  • All inmate mail must be sent through the U.S. Postal Service

  • All incoming and outgoing mail is scanned and inspected for contraband

  • Do not send cash through the mail

  • Inmates are not allowed to receive any type of consumable items from outside the jail facility—including food or beverages.

  • Inmates are not allowed to receive any contraband items or pornographic materials.

Examples of contraband items include:

  • Letters or pictures written in crayon or gel pens

  • Stickers, glitter, glue

  • Gang graffiti or symbols that could be considered gang graffiti

  • Lewd or lascivious pictures

  • Pictures depicting gang signs

Mail addressed to an inmate who has been transferred or released will be returned to the sender providing there is a return address. If no return address is listed, the mail will be destroyed.

Sending Money

Money may be dropped off for an inmate and put on his or her account.

A KIOSK to deposit funds is available in the public vestibule just inside the main entrance to the Lemhi County Jail building. Funds deposited into the KIOSK will immediately show up in the inmate’s account.

Checks or money orders that are mailed to the inmate are promptly deposited into the inmate’s account.

Only send money orders or checks issued to the inmate through the mail. Never send cash through the mail.

Phone Calls

Messages are not taken for inmates at the Lemhi County Jail. If you wish to leave a message for an inmate, you can call the inmate message system at 208-756-8980. These messages are not confidential.

In the event of an emergency situation, however, the Correctional Officer will take the name and phone number and allow a return call.

Inmates may purchase phone cards through the canteen for $10.60 each.

The Lemhi County Jail phone system only accepts phone cards. Collect calling may be set up for inmates by calling 208-756-8980.

Visiting Rules

All inmate visitation is on an appointment format only.

To visit you need a government-issued ID, and you need to dress appropriately.

The Lemhi County Jail staff will turn anyone away who is not dressed appropriately for a visit.

  1. Wear clothes that are not revealing.
  2. Don't wear see-through material.
  3. Have all undergarments covered (males and females) and avoid a lot of cleavage.
  4. Shorts and skirts should reach mid-thigh.
  5. Sleeves should be at least half-way to your elbow.

The following types of clothing are also prohibited:

Clothing promoting gang affiliation.

Anything displaying drugs, weapons or profanity.

Clothing depicting anything obscene.

Visitation Hours

Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Lemhi County Prison Statistics

Lemhi County Pretrial Jail Population

Female Pretrial Jail Population -
Pretrial Jail Population 4
Male Pretrial Jail Population 4

Lemhi County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 395
Female Jail Population 4
Total Jail Population 8
Male Jail Population 5

Idaho Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.11
In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.11

Lemhi County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population -
Native Jail Population -
Black Jail Population -
White Jail Population 9
Asian Jail Population -

Lemhi County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies -
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for State Prison 1
Jail Population Held for State Jail -

Lemhi County Prison Admissions

Male Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
Black Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 11
Total Prison Admissions 12
Other Prison Admissions 1
Native Prison Admissions -

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