The Jailer is elected to run the Simpson County Detention Center. Simpson County’s Jail has 162 beds and employs a staff of 55 Full and Part-Time employes . Class D inmates convicted of nonviolent crimes work to clean up litter and illegal dump sites as well as maintaining public facilities. They work under the supervision of Jail staff and trained supervisors for the benefit of our community.
The mission of the Simpson County Detention Center is to provide a safe and well maintained atmosphere also providing for the care and custody of those incarcerated. We strive to be firm but fair to all those housed here as well as complying with State and Federal regulations.