Visiting is offered five days a week (Wednesday - Sunday) from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. by reservation only. Reservations may be made by calling 740-732-2368.
Visiting hours are subject to change without notice. Please call the institution to verify visiting hours before planning a visit.
For general visiting information or to download a visitor application, go to our visiting page.
Video visitation may be available. Please contact the institution for available video visitation hours and visit www.jpay.com for additional application and fee information.
1. All attire worn upon entry into the facility must be worn throughout the duration of the visit, with the
exception of appropriate outerwear such as a coat and gloves.
2. Appropriate undergarments must be worn (i.e., bra, slip, and underwear).
3. No additional clothing is permitted to be carried into the facility.
4. Inappropriate attire includes, but is not limited to:
a. See-through clothing of any kind.
b. Tops or dresses that expose the midriff or have open backs or open sides (such as any
sleeveless clothing such as halter tops, tube tops, cropped tops, tank tops, and muscle shirts).
c. Low-cut clothing cut in a manner that exposes the chest.
d. Any clothing that inappropriately exposes undergarments.
e. Skirts, dresses, shorts, skorts, or culottes with the hem or slit above the mid-knee.
f. Wrap-around skirts/dresses or break-away type pants.
g. Clothing with any gang related markings.
h. Clothing with obscene and/or offensive pictures, slogans, language and/or gestures.
i. Form-fitted clothing made from Spandex or Lycra or other similar knit material such
as leotards, unitards, bicycle shorts, tight jeans, or tight pants.
j. Clothing with inappropriate holes/rips, including shoulder cut-outs.
5. No more than one wristwatch or pocket watch will be permitted.
6. Purses, handbags, backpacks, or similar items are not permitted. Diaper bags and infant carriers, are
permitted, but are subject to regular search procedures Clear plastic bags are preferred in place of diaper
bags. Diaper bags may include:
a. A reasonable number of diapers and baby wipes
b. Three plastic baby bottles
c. Three plastic containers of baby food
d. One pacifier
7) All visitors are subject to clear the metal detector. The following items often prevent clearance
of the metal detector:
b. Bras with metal underwires
c. Certain boots and shoes
d. Clothing with multiple zippers
e. Excessive jewelry
Date Opened 1996
Total Acreage 164
Accreditation Status Yes
Total Security Staff 269
Total Staff 388
FY13 GRF Budget
(subject to monthly review and adjustment)
Daily Cost Per Inmate $38.84
Population as of 03/14 2,447
Black Inmates 961
White Inmates 1,438
Other Inmates 48
Escapes/Walkways 2013 0
You may correspond with an inmate via the U.S. Mail or through email using the J Pay service explained below. For correspondence sent through the postal service, please include his or her inmate number on the front of the envelope. The inmate number can be obtained by calling Central Inmate Records at 614-752-1076 or you can use our on-line offender search.
No time limit unless space availability is limited.