Elkhart County Corrections Center, IN Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: August 25, 2022
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26861 County Road 26, Elkhart, IN, 46517

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Elkhart County Corrections Center is located in Elkhart, Indiana.

The leadership of Elkhart County’s Department of Detention is comprised of sworn/certified detention deputies, civilian support members, and sworn deputy sheriffs.

Chief leads the Elkhart County Department of Detention, which includes two detention facilities, the booking facility, county and statewide inmate transportation, courtroom security, court process service, and several inmate work programs.

In addition to providing inmate processing, security, housing, food, and medical services within the two jails, the members of the Elkhart County Department of Detention are also responsible for courthouse security, court processing services, inmate transportation services, and the inmate work program.


Elkhart County Corrections Center Prison Information

Jail Name Elkhart County Corrections Center
Jail Type County Jail
Location 26861 County Road 26, Elkhart, IN, 46517
Contact Numbers 574-891-2100
City Elkhart
Postal Code 46517
State Indiana
County Elkhart County
Jail Webpage website

Elkhart County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Jeff Siegel
Address 26861 County Road 26, Elkhart, Indiana, 46517
Phone 574-891-2100
Fax 574-533-3547
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Criminal Records and Contact Info aggregated from real law enforcement agencies and government court houses.

Inmate Search

If you want to see if someone you know is in Elkhart County Corrections Center, go to this page and check out the roster.

This database will serve as a jail inquiry, and you can easily find anyone you are looking for. Here, you can search their first and last name, and if they are in the jail, their profile will pop up with the following information:

  • Their full name

  • Their mugshot

  • Their race

  • Their date of birth

  • Their height/weight

  • Their booking date

  • Their charges

  • Their location within the jail

  • Their charges

Elkhart County Corrections Center provides a disclaimer on their website that says the information is for informational use only, it is subject to change, it may contain factual errors, and an arrest goes not mean a conviction.

Sending a Mail

Currently, the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office contracts with Smart Jail Mail, which involves kiosks in all housing units for inmates to use. Through Smart Jail Mail, they can send and receive written communications with loved ones.

Click here to set up your Smart Jail Mail account: www.smartjailmail.com.

As of now, inmates will no longer receive postal mail, with the exception of legal mail.

If you do not have a computer to set up a Smart Jail Mail account, you may send postal mail to the following address, and it will be scanned and then emailed to the inmate via Smart Jail Mail:

Elkhart County Corrections Center
26861 County Road 26, Elkhart, IN, 46517

Make sure to remember to write the inmate’s name and ID number clearly on the envelope.

Sending Money

Loved ones can deposit money into an inmate’s account in the following ways:


  • Visit www.accesscorrections.com to create an account

  • Available 24/7

  • Keep track of the deposits you’ve made

  • A convenience fee applies

Over the phone

  • Call 574-891-2100

  • Available Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • A convenience fee applies

In person

  • Visit Elkhart County Corrections Center

  • Use cash, a credit card, or debit card at a kiosk in the jail lobby

  • open 24 hours per day

  • A convenience fee applies

By mail

  • Send a money order to:
    Elkhart County Corrections Center
    26861 County Road 26, Elkhart, IN, 46517

Phone Calls

Elkhart County Corrections Center provides a collect-calling system for inmate use through a contract with Securus Technologies. The system allows inmates to make collect calls only. No incoming calls can be received by an inmate. To establish an account with Securus, please contact them at 1-800-844-6591 or visit www.securustech.net.

Visiting Rules

Inmates at Elkhart County Corrections Center have the opportunity to visit with friends and family twice per week for one hour each day via the Securus video visitation system.

This high-tech system of communication will still allow the visitor and the inmate to see each other and to communicate, while increasing the safety of the visitors and the security of the jail.


Either a current and valid:

  • state identification card

  • military identification

  • passport, or

  • state driver license.

No photocopies will be allowed

Minors (under 18 years old):

All visiting minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and present either an original or certified copy of the juvenile’s birth certificate from “The Department of Vital Statistics,” that shows the names of the parents.

Certificates of birth from a hospital and birth certificates stamped “Not a Certified Copy,” or that lack the raised seal, are not considered proper identification. No photocopies will be allowed

Note: Before entering the secure area of Elkhart County Corrections Center, all visitors must remove their watches and jewelry. The only possession the visitor may take into the secure area of a facility is their identification and keys.

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.

Elkhart County Prison Statistics

Elkhart County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 23
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 2
Jail Population Held for State Jail 38
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 1
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 12
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Elkhart County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 200
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 425
Native Jail Population 1
Latino Jail Population 100

Elkhart County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population 4
Other Prison Population 9
Latino Prison Population 252
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 808
Black Prison Population 584

Elkhart County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 6,779
Male Jail Population 643
Total Jail Population 616
Female Jail Population 93

Elkhart County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 251
Female Pretrial Jail Population 69
Male Pretrial Jail Population 496

Elkhart County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 618
Black Prison Admissions 211
Other Prison Admissions 4
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions 35
White Prison Admissions 368
Male Prison Admissions 551
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 67

Elkhart County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 132
Total Prison Population 1,657
Male Prison Population 1,525