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Jefferson County New York Sheriff’s Departments and Jails

Jefferson County Crime Information (2017 Per 100,000 Population)
Violent Crime 235
Rate 206.4
Property Crime 2,018
Rate 1,772.4

Warrants

To find out if you or someone else has a current warrant, contact the sheriff’s office at:

Colleen M. O’Neill, Sheriff
753 Waterman Drive
Watertown, NY 13601
Phone: 315-786-2660
Fax: 315-786-2684

Jefferson County New York Sheriff Information

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office patrols an area of 1,857 square miles of which 589 square miles is water. The office also protect 116,229 residents. There are 26 deputy sheriff’s, 5 sergeants, 7 detectives assigned to the serious crimes unit and 2 detectives assigned to the Metro-Jeff Drug Task Force. The recreation patrol unit consists of 6 assigned member who patrol, monitor and enforce the laws associated with recreational use vehicles and search and rescue missions. They patrol the waterways of Lake Ontario and The St. Lawrence River. There is a K9 unit that consists of three canines.
Colleen M. O’Neill, Sheriff
753 Waterman Drive
Watertown, NY 13601
Phone: 315-786-2660
Fax: 315-786-2684

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Jefferson County New York Jail Information

The Correctional Facility employs two lieutenants, six sergeants, sixty-six full time officers. The facility is a direct supervision facility based on a system of reward and discipline. The Correctional Facility is a medium security institution that houses males that at 16 and over. The capacity of Watertown Correctional is 873 inmates.

Jefferson County Correctional Facility
23147 Swan Road
Watertown, NY 13601-9340
Phone: 315-782-7490

Visitation, Money, Mail and Calls

Mailing Address for Inmates:
Inmate Name, ID Number
Watertown Correctional Facility
23147 Swan Road
Watertown, NY 1601-9340

Visits are conducted on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm. Visitors must arrive prior to 2:00 pm to have visiting privileges.

Inmates can receive funds from friends and family members in the form of a US postal money order. Mail the funds directly to the offender by using a US Money Postal Order made payable to the inmate’s full name and DIN. Your complete name and address must be on the money order.

You can also deposit up to $50 per day in person before a visiting session.

Phone calls have an approved telephone list with up to 15 numbers. Only an inmate can add or delete a number from their call list. Contact the facility in writing if you are receiving calls from inmates you don’t want to hear from.
Inmates can only make outgoing collect calls.

Jail Roster

To find an inmate incarcerated in the Jefferson County New York Jail, contact the correctional facility at:
Jefferson County Correctional Facility
23147 Swan Road
Watertown, NY 13601-9340
Phone: 315-782-7490

Jefferson County, New York Information

Jefferson County is located along the western border of New York State. At the 2010 census, the population was 116,229 and the count seat is Watertown. The county is named after Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States of America. It is adjacent to Lake Ontario southeast from the Canada-US border of Ontario. The U.S. Tenth Mountain Division is based at Fort Drum in Jefferson County. The county was founded in 1805.
Robert F. Hagemann, III, County Administrator
Historic Courthouse
175 Arsenal Street, 2nd Floor
Watertown, NY 13601
Phone: 315-785-3075
Fax: 315-785-5070

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