Ross County Jail
Law Enforcement Complex
28 North Paint
Chillicothe, Ohio 45601
citizens of Ross County, by keeping a secure jail,
providing a safe environment in the court houses and treating all persons
with respect and professionalism”.
Safety, Security and Professionalism
I promised to restructure
the focus and the work force of your Sheriff’s Office. Towards
this new beginning I am starting with new Division Mottos and
new Mission Statements. I believe with this new clarity and
purpose the Corrections will be working to meet your
George W. Lavender Jr., Ross County Sheriff
New Bond Schedule
Effective at 00:01 hours
10-16-09 the following fees are to be assed on all bonds according the
following fee schedule:
All bonds receipted for
appearance in the Municipal Court must include the following State
If there are multiple charges
that include both traffic and criminal charges the bonds are to be done
separately. This means that a separate RRF Fee must be taken for the
traffic charges and the criminal charges. (Example: If the inmate is
charged with Driving Under Suspension and Falsification
two separate bonds would be taken. A $64.00 RRF Fee must be taken for the
Driving Under Suspension bond and a $54.00 RRF Fee must be taken for the
If anyone posting a bond
questions when bond money will be returned they are to be told to contact
the Chillicothe Municipal Court at 740-773-3515.
List of Approved Bonding Agents
Click this link to see
FINES AND COURT COSTS
Jail Visitation As Follows
Monday- 6:00 p.m. till 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday- 8:30 a.m. till 10 a.m.
Saturday- 6:00 p.m. till 9:30 p.m.
Visitations are 15 minutes due to time constraints so we do not have to
turn away visitors. All visitors must be put on the visitation list by the