Richland County Jail

Richland County Jail

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Richland County Jail to provide a safe and secure confinement for lawfully committed inmates or detainees in compliance with standards set forth by the North Dakota Century Code and the North Dakota Administrative Jail Rules. The primary goal of the jail is to provide the safety of Richland County citizens by detaining lawfully committed inmates in the most efficient and cost-effective manner as possible.

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Inmate Contact and Visitation

The Richland County Correctional Facility only has the Kiosk Video Visitation in the South Lobby. The Families of the inmates may
utilize the kiosk during Monday through Friday normal business hours. We will not have any visitation over the lunch period which is from 11 am to 1 pm. When the building is closed so is ,the kiosk to visitation.

However, the inmates have access to use facetime with their loved ones on their texters, or on the kiosk in their cell block.

To put money onto an inmates account, please use the following link:  Inmate Canteen

NOTE:  All visitors to the jail are subject to search

Command Staff

The Richland County Corrections Department currently consists of a Chief Corrections Deputy, Corrections Sergeant and nine corrections officers.

Chief Corrections Deputy
Steve Gjerdevig

Corrections Sergeant
Mollie Buckhouse

Richland County Jail

(701) 642-7717
(701) 642-7719

Staffed 24 hours