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Mercer County Jail, OH Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: March 12, 2024
4835 State Route 29, Celina, OH, 45822

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The Mercer County Ohio Jail in Mercer County Ohio serves as a prison facility for the city of Celina and other smaller towns surrounding Mercer.

The Mercer County Jail is responsible for the security and safety of the inmates which are housed within the facility.  The inmates are monitored 24 hours a day/ seven days a week / 365 days a year.


Mercer County Detention Facility Prison Information

Jail Name Mercer County Detention Facility
Jail Type County Jail
Location 4835 State Route 29, Celina, OH, 45822
Contact Numbers 419-586-5753
City Celina
Postal Code 45822
State Ohio
County Mercer County
Jail Webpage website

Mercer County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff Jeff Grey
Address 125 West Livingston Street, Celina, Ohio, 45822
Phone 419-586-7724
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

Use this inmate search find out who is in the Mercer County Jail population. You can search the roster to find who you are looking for.

When you find who you are looking for, click on his or her name, and you will see:

  • Their mugshot
  • Their address
  • Their age
  • Their eye and hair color
  • Their height/weight
  • Their charges
  • Their court date (if applicable)
  • Their booking date/time

This is a listing of current inmates in the Mercer County Jail.

Sending a Mail

Inmate mail can be sent to the follow address:

Inmate name
c/o Mercer County Jail
4835 State Route 29
Celina, OH 45822-8216

You can also send a postcard using this website.

All mail sent to an inmate at the Mercer County Jail must include the sender's name and mailing address in the top left corner of the envelope or postcard.

Failure to include your return address will most likely result in your mail NOT being delivered and your letter destroyed.

Sending Money

If you want to send money to an inmate, you will need to send cash or a money order, made out to the inmate. Personal checks are not accepted.

The money will be credited to the inmate’s account for their use.

Money will be only accepted during visiting hours, through the mail anytime, or it can be deposited into an inmate’s account at

Phone Calls

You can use this website, GlobalTel, to set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you. You will be responsible for the cost of the calls.

Visiting Rules

Click here to make an account and schedule inmate visits.

Visitation length= 15 Minutes

Visits per day per inmate= 2

Visits per day per visitor= 1

How many visitors per single visit = 1 Adult, 2 Minors

1.) To be eligible you must be an approved visitor, listed on the inmate’s visitor list.

2.) Approved visitors must fill out a Public Visitation Information form. This form may be obtained by the Corrections window along with a list of visitation rules, visitation schedule, and instructions for scheduling visits online at our website from a personal computer.

3.) Visitation is by appointment only.  Visits can be scheduled up to one week in advance but no less than 24 hours in advance.

4.) If you are unable to schedule your own visits online, visits can be scheduled by contacting 419-586-5753 Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm.

5.) All visitors must properly identify themselves upon arriving at the jail lobby.  Visitors must have a photo ID.

6.) All visits are monitored and are subject to recording.

7.) Visits will be prompt and on time, there is no grace period.

8.) Visitors must arrive early enough for the screening process through the metal detector prior to the visit.  Your visit will not be extended if the screening process runs into your visiting time.

9.) All visitors must be signed in on the visitation register each week.

10.) Visitors appearing to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be permitted to visit.

11.) Proper attire is required at all times.  Shoes and shirts must be worn; suggestive clothing, see-through fabrics, halter or tube type tops, short shorts and miniskirts will not be permitted. Appropriate underclothing is required.

12.) Visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian (the parent or legal guardian must be listed on the inmates list.)  The parent or legal guardian of a minor must provide or show a birth certificate of the minor at the time of the visit.  A waiver must be signed by the parent or guardian on the minor’s first visit.

13.) Wallet, car keys, and photo id, and birth certificate only may be taken into the lobby.  No other personal effects such as purses, cell phones, satchels, diaper bags, smoking materials, chewing gum etc. are allowed.

14.) Visitors with small children will be permitted to retain one baby bottle, one diaper, and one blanket per child.

15.) Smoking, eating, and drinking are prohibited inside the jail lobby.

16.) Loud talking, excessive emotionalism, or any other type of disruptive behavior will not be permitted in the lobby.

17.) If you experience a problem with the audio or video reception during your visit, notify the jail staff immediately.  Do not attempt to adjust the picture or sound yourself.

18.) All visitors are subject to search.

Visitation Hours

Sunday 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, 6:40 PM – 8:40 PM
Monday 6:40 PM – 8:40 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, 6:40 PM – 8:40 PM
Wednesday 6:40 PM – 8:40 PM  
Thursday 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, 6:40 PM – 8:40 PM
Friday 6:40 PM – 8:40 PM  
Saturday 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, 6:40 PM – 8:40 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Mercer County Prison Statistics

Mercer County Jail Held Inmates

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

Mercer County Jail Admissions By Race

Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population 3
Asian Jail Population -
Black Jail Population 2
White Jail Population 45

Mercer County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Population 55
Female Jail Population 13
Total Jail Admissions 1,240
Male Jail Population 38

Mercer County Pretrial Jail Population

Female Pretrial Jail Population 1
Pretrial Jail Population 15
Male Pretrial Jail Population 19

Mercer County Prison Admissions

Latino Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 8
Native Prison Admissions -
Black Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions 3
Male Prison Admissions 34
White Prison Admissions 50
Total Prison Admissions 42
Asian Prison Admissions -