Elkhart County Sheriff's Department

Corrections

Corrections

Limited deputies make sure prisoners housed in Elkhart County are treated respectfully; get to court on time for appearances and get to see loved ones and counsel during visits. Inmates are fed three meals a day, offered classes to help better their future and reduce recidivism, and given the opportunity to check out books at the jail library. Jail staff also have the following responsibilities:

  • Custody
  • Medical Care of Inmates
  • Food Service
  • Programming
  • Chaplaincy
  • Volunteers
  • Court Security
  • Transportation
  • DOC Liaison - holding
  • US Marshal’s holding
  • Classification
  • ESU Members
  • Training
  • Commissary
  • ECSAP (Elkhart County Sheriff’s Alternative Program)
  • Library
  • Grant Writing