Fairfield county jail- information from a columbus criminal defense attorney
The Fairfield County Sheriff’s office maintains the Fairfield County Jail in Lancaster, Ohio. Read below to get an understanding about persons held in custody and how to help them out of the Fairfield County jail.
Fairfield County Jail
345 Lincoln Avenue
Lancaster, Ohio 43130
IF YOU ARE TRYING TO HELP A PERSON IN CUSTODY at Fairfield County Jail, you need to address the following issues:
Where is the person in custody?
Online records of inmates are not available for this jail - you can verify inmate confinement by contacting the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office.
Can you post a bond to have them released (and do you need a bail bondsman?)
It depends on the situation - make sure you are not spending more than you have to by speaking to an attorney before you post a bond.
How do you post a bond?
Bond money must be posted for arrests at the clerk’s office of the courthouse where the warrant originated.