Venango County Prison, PA Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: November 16, 2021
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1186 Elk Street, Franklin, PA, 16323

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The Venango County Prison serves the city of Franklin and other surrounding areas. Venango County Prison in Pennsylvania is a medium security facility.

The Venango County Criminal Justice Center houses the Venango County Sheriff’s Department, Franklin Police Department, and the 80,000-square foot correctional facility.

A matron and kitchen staff of three, with the help of inmate trustees, serves nearly 600 meals daily. Two full-time maintenance staff and one custodian maintain and clean the facility daily.

The mailing address for the Venango County Prison is:


Venango County Prison Prison Information

Jail Name Venango County Prison
Jail Type County Jail
Location 1186 Elk Street, Franklin, PA, 16323
Contact Numbers 814-432-9629
City Franklin
Postal Code 16323
State Pennsylvania
County Venango County
Jail Webpage website

Venango County Sheriff Office

Sheriff Eric Foy
Address 1168 Liberty Street, Franklin, Pennsylvania, 16323
Phone 814-432-9563
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

To find out if someone you know is in Venango County Prison, do an inmate search on this jail tracker.

Here you will find the following information on each inmate:

  • Their name

  • Their mugshot

  • Their age

  • Their booking date

  • Their height/weight

  • Their hair/eye color

  • Their race

  • Their sex

  • The arresting officer

  • Their arrest date

  • Their address

  • Their inmate classification

Sending a Mail

Inmates may receive letters, legal mail, and publications from publishers only, which are reviewed to determine whether they are obscene or constitute a danger to safety and security.

To write to an inmate, you need the inmate’s name and DOC number and the name and address. You can look up an offender's DOC number and location on the DOC website.

Address both the letter and envelope as follows:

Offender name, DOC#
1186 Elk Street, Franklin, PA, 16323

All incoming and outgoing mail is opened, examined, and read by designated facility staff.

Offenders are allowed unrestricted access to legal representatives and courts through the mail. Only that mail to or from an offender which is clearly identified as legal mail is treated as such. It is the responsibility of the sender to indicate that the correspondence is legal mail.

Sending Money

You may only submit money orders, cashier’s checks, and tax returns made out in the name of the inmate who is to receive the funds. The jail will not accept cash, personal checks, or payroll checks.

Friends and Family of IDOC can also send money electronically without the use of money orders through Visit for your free account and get your loved one the money they need in as little as 24 hours.

Inmates may only receive money from people on their approved visitor list. If you are a friend or family member of an inmate and do not know if you are on their visitor list, please call 814-432-9629 to see if you are. If you are not, you will need to ask the inmate to put you on the list.

Phone Calls

Inmates at Venango County Prison can talk to friends and family at the local rate no matter where they might live. You can set this up with Securtel at inmate calls.

When you sign-up, you will be assigned either a local or long distance phone number to the Securus jail facility. When the inmate calls your new number, the call is redirected to your cell phone and charged at the lowest possible rate charges by

Securus provides unlimited minutes per month and unlimited calls per month. There are no restrictions other than a three hour per call limitation.

Visiting Rules

To visit an inmate, you must find out from the inmate when their visitation is. The jail staff will not release the visitation schedule of an inmate, so you will need to obtain this information from the inmate.

The public may visit no more than one time per week, Monday through Saturday at this location: 1186 Elk Street, Franklin, PA, 16323.

Visitors must sign in at least 15 minutes before their scheduled visits.

Inmates are allowed no more than one visit per day. Visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian, unless they are visiting a parent.

All visitors must have acceptable identification. This includes a driver’s license with picture identification, military ID, or another verifiable picture ID.

Any visitor who appears to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be permitted to visit. Inappropriate behavior, including the use of profanity will not be permitted. No weapons will be permitted.

Violation of the above restrictions may cause the visit to be canceled or terminated, and visiting privileges may be suspended by the Venango County Sheriff’s Department.

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.

Venango County Prison Statistics

Venango County Prison Population By Race

Other Prison Population 1
Asian Prison Population -
Black Prison Population 47
Native Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population 8
White Prison Population -

Venango County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 74
Male Pretrial Jail Population 119
Female Pretrial Jail Population 17

Venango County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 1,044
Male Jail Population 110
Total Jail Population 145
Female Jail Population 29

Venango County Prison Population

Total Prison Population 301
Male Prison Population 261
Female Prison Population 40

Pennsylvania Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

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

Venango County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population -
Native Jail Population 1
Black Jail Population 23
White Jail Population 115
Asian Jail Population -

Venango County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 3
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies -
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 1
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 1

Venango County Prison Admissions

Black Prison Admissions -
Male Prison Admissions 94
Total Prison Admissions 107
Female Prison Admissions 13
White Prison Admissions -
Native Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions -

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