General Facility Information

The Crow Wing County Jail is a direct supervision facility housing both sentenced and pretrial adult male and female offenders. The facility is licensed by the State of Minnesota to house up to 286 inmates, separated into 5 housing units.

This 78,000-square-foot facility includes a gymnasium, full service medical unit, library, computer lab, laundry facilities, fully staffed kitchen, master control center, and a pre-book and booking area.

Each housing unit contains video visitation, telephones, a common television, gaming and dining tables, canteen/vending machines, a recreational area with a natural lighting source and a classroom.

Mission Statement

Dedicated to serving the citizens of Crow Wing County and its neighboring communities. Our goal is to preserve the basic rights and dignity of those detained here by employing trained professional staff to provide the care, structure and discipline to motivate positive lifestyle changes for detainees, while exceeding all standards set forth by law and maximizing the financial and social benefits to the communities we serve.