Ross County Jail
Law Enforcement Complex
28 North Paint Street
Chillicothe, Ohio 45601
“Protecting the citizens of
keeping a secure jail, providing a safe environment in the court houses and
treating all persons with respect and professionalism”.
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 expectations.
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 Mandated Fees:
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 Falsification bond.
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
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