Visitation: Shelby County Jail near Sidney OH



  1. Each inmate can receive up to two (2) 15-minute visits per week.
  2. Visitors will be required to have a photo ID or State ID card.
  3. Absolutely nobody under the age of 12 years old can visit and visitors between the ages of 12 and 18 can visit an inmate only when being accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
    1. They, too, will have to have a Photo ID or Birth Certificate.
  4. Clergy can visit at anytime, however, advance notice is request and proof of clergy status may be required.
  5. Visitation is not by appointment, visitation is on a first come first serve basis until visiting hour time allotments are filled.

Visitation Schedule

Male Visitation Hours

  • Sunday              Noon until 3:00 p.m.
  • Thursday            6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Female Visitation Hours

  • Sunday            3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday         9:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.

Juveniles Being Held As Adults (Adjudicated) Visitations

  • Sunday            4:00 p.m. until 4:15 p.m.
  • Thursday         10:00 p.m. until 10:15 p.m.

Monday Visitation

  • Male unpaid visitation 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
  • Male paid visitation 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
  • Female unpaid visitation 8:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.
  • Female paid visitation 8:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

For more information, or to schedule a tour contact us at 937.498-7831.