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Dawson County Law Enforcement Center, NE Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: April 8, 2024
308-324-2279
709 North Grant Street, Lexington, NE, 68850

Dawson County Law Enforcement Center inmate search: Description, Who's in jail, State of Charge, Arrest Records, Current Housing Section, Type, Booking Number, Disposition, Mugshots, Criminal Records, Arrests, Jail Roster, Incarceration Date, Authority, Sentence Information, Booking Date, Bookings, Gender, Fine/Crt Costs, Bond, Release Date.

Use this website for informational purposes only.

Dawson County Law Enforcement Center is located in Lexington, Nebraska. The main facility is a traditional jail with beds for both males and female inmates over 17.

You can find the Dawson County Sheriff’s Office website here.

If you know someone who is serving time in Dawson County Law Enforcement Center, you will find all the information you need to know below.

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Dawson County Law Enforcement Center Prison Information

Jail Name Dawson County Law Enforcement Center
Jail Type County Jail
Location 709 North Grant Street, Lexington, NE, 68850
Contact Numbers 308-324-2279
City Lexington
Postal Code 68850
State Nebraska
County Dawson County

Dawson County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff Ken Moody
Address 709 North Grant Street, Lexington, Nebraska, 68850
Phone 308-324-3011
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

If you are trying to find out who’s in jail in Dawson County, this database serves as the Dawson County Law Enforcement Center imamate search. You can look up an inmate if you know his or her first and last name.

Or you can search through the list of records. This database lists people currently in jail and includes information on their mugshot, charges, and bond amount.

This information is updated every 30 minutes. When a person's information is entered into the Dawson County Corrections Inmate Management System, that information is updated. When a person is released from jail, they will no longer appear in this database.

Sending a Mail

To ensure safety and security, the staff at Dawson County Law Enforcement Center opens all mail before it is delivered to the inmate.

To address mail to an Dawson County inmate, please include their full name, booking number, and cell as shown in the Current Inmate Database. Make sure to include your full name and address on the return address section of the envelope.

Compose your envelope like this example:

John Joseph Jones
00012345 M-4A
Dawson County Law Enforcement Center
709 North Grant Street, Lexington, NE, 68850

Rules for Sending Mail

Do not send the following:

  • Stamps

  • Envelopes

  • Paper

  • Pens/pencils

  • inappropriate pictures or photos (no Polaroids accepted; only 5 pictures per envelope, no larger than 5x7)

  • plastic cards

  • phone cards

  • stickers

  • lipstick marks or any other visible unknown substances on envelopes or letters ( perfume, droplets, white out, etc.)

  • padded or bubble mailers or glued items.

Sending Money

Inmate's money accounts are used to buy items from the inmate commissary and to pay for various medical services and jail fees.

Do not send checks or cash. Money orders are acceptable. On the money order, include the inmate's name and booking number.

Funds can be deposited by U.S. Mail and addressed as follows:

Inmate Name
Jail Number and housing area
709 North Grant Street, Lexington, NE, 68850

Funds can be deposited in person at the Video Visitation Center:

Located at %loction% during the hours of 8:45 a.m. to 8:45 p.m., 7 days a week.

Funds can be deposited by Western Union Funds transfer:

To deposit funds using Western Union, visit any Western Union Agent location and include the following information when completing the Blue Quick Collect Send form:

Pay to: Dawson County Corr Inmate Comm
Code City/State: Lexington, Nebraska
Acct#:
Include inmate's booking number, last name, and first name
Attention line:
Include the six-digit date of birth (i.e. MMDDYY)

Phone Calls

To receive phone calls from an inmate in Dawson County Law Enforcement Center you must first set up an inmate telephone account. This process is not immediately effective; it could take up to 24 hours. Click on the link below to set up the account:

Visiting Rules

All inmates are allowed three video visits per week. Video visitation cuts down on waiting in line and being searched. Visits are monitored and may be recorded.

How to Schedule a Video Visit

  • Visitors MUST call to schedule the first appointment at least ONE DAY in advance.

  • Call 308-324-2279 to schedule appointments.

  • Each visitor will be issued a unique visitor ID number, which must be provided when scheduling visits.

  • Arrive at least 15 minutes early.

  • Bring your valid driver's license, passport or state and/or military ID.

If you experience problems with the system, please contact the Visitation Center at 308-324-2279

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
Holiday

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Dawson County Prison Statistics

Dawson County Prison Population By Race

Other Prison Population 2
Asian Prison Population -
Black Prison Population 9
Native Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population 17
White Prison Population 41

Dawson County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 57
Male Pretrial Jail Population 77
Female Pretrial Jail Population 8

Dawson County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 2,043
Male Jail Population 74
Total Jail Population 82
Female Jail Population 6

Dawson County Prison Population

Total Prison Population 69
Male Prison Population 64
Female Prison Population 5

Nebraska Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.06
Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.06

Dawson County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population 28
Native Jail Population 3
Black Jail Population 9
White Jail Population 41
Asian Jail Population -

Dawson County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison -
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 22
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 7
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -

Dawson County Prison Admissions

Black Prison Admissions 4
Male Prison Admissions 25
Total Prison Admissions 30
Female Prison Admissions 5
White Prison Admissions 17
Native Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions 8
Other Prison Admissions 1

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