Owyhee County Jail, ID Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: June 23, 2020
20381 Highway 78 PO Box 128, Murphy, ID, 83650

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The Owyhee County Jail is licensed to house up to 4450450 inmates at any given time. The Owyhee County Jail can only house adult male and adult female inmates. The facility does not house any juvenile inmates.

The Owyhee County Jail employes 4 correctional officers. The correctional officers inside the facility are here to ensure there is a safe, humane, and secure environment for their fellow co-workers, visitors to the facility, and the inmates.

The Owyhee County Jail is mainly composed of people who are waiting for their trial to begin and inmates who have already been convicted and serving out their sentence.

The facility that you see standing today opened their doors back in 24504502. In 24504502, was when the latest remodel happened. The original structure of the Owyhee County Jail opened back in 944504. The facility was designed with linear cellblocks. The Owyhee County Jail uses direct supervision as their supervision style.

The jail also has the sentence to serve program. This program allows inmates to either reduce their fines or shorten their sentences by doing community service. The inmates will provide their service to schools, charity programs, alongside the community functions by doing various job assignments that consist of construction, yard work, and so much more.

The Huber law is also fully in effect at the Owyhee County Jail. The Huber law is only for non-violent sentenced inmates. This will allow them to keep their current job while they are serving out their time in the Owyhee County Jail. The inmate will be released from the facility to go to their job and return back to the facility at the end of the workday. Inmates who wish to be in the Huber law program will need to have this program included in their sentence and have a job within 6450 miles from the Owyhee County Jail.

The Owyhee County Jail offsets their operational costs by enforcing a $2450 fee every day for inmates to stay in the facility. This fee will help ease up the taxpayer’s portion payment. Inmates will be given a payment plan among other options on how they can pay their fees. These options will be known as the pay to stay program.

There are times that the Owyhee County Jail will sell their open bed (if any) to other surrounding counties to help relieve some surrounding county jails from overcrowding.


Owyhee County Sheriff's Office

Address: PO Box 128, Murphy, Idaho, 83650
Phone: 208-495-1154

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20381 Highway 78 PO Box 128, Murphy, ID, 83650

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Jail Name Owyhee County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
State Idaho
County Owyhee County
Web Page website
Address 20381 Highway 78 PO Box 128, Murphy, ID, 83650
City Murphy
Zip 83650
Phone 208-495-1154


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