Mentor Municipal Jail Inmate Search, Mugshots and Prison Information

Updaten on: April 18, 2020
Mentor Municipal Jail

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The Mentor Municipal Jail is also commonly known as the Mentor Detention Center. Mentor Municipal Jail is one of the two facilities that makes up the Lake County. The other facility is the Lake County Jail.

The Mentor Municipal Jail is also known as the Downtown Detention Center. It holds those inmates who are waiting to get transferred to their “home” prison or inmates waiting to make bond.

Mentor Municipal Jail - General Information

Facility Name: Mentor Municipal Jail
Facility Type: City Jail
Address: 8500 Civic Center Boulevard, Mentor, OH, 44060
Phone: 440-974-5757
Facility Type: Adult
City: Mentor
Postal Code: 44060
State: Ohio
County: Lake County
Official Website:

Finding someone in the Mentor Municipal Jail is easier than ever now. You can quickly do an inmate search from the comfort of your own. You can see who’s in the city and county jail without making phone call after phone call.

The database is available on the state of Mentor official website. You can search the database by the inmates first and last name, what facility they are in, gender, booking number, CD number.

When you do your search, you will come with their first and last name, other personal identifying information, what they are being charged with, and case details.

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can receive letters from their family and friends. Inmates can also receive books too. The books must be softcover books. The books must be sent either from the store or a publisher.

To mail an inmate a letter or a book, you will need to use the following address:

Inmate’s name and CD #
Mentor Municipal Jail
8500 Civic Center Boulevard, Mentor, OH, 44060

Sending Money

There are three ways to fund an inmate's account.

You can fund an account by using the kiosk in the Downtown Detention Facility. The kiosks take cash or credit card payments. You will need to know the inmate’s CD number in order to put money in their account.

Another way you can fund an inmate's account is to use postal money orders and drop them off at the information desk in the Mentor Municipal Jail. Again, you will need to inmate’s CD number.

The last way you can fund an inmate's account is by using Access Corrections. Again, you will need the inmate’s CD number to finish the transaction. However, this method incurs a fee.

Phone calls

You are not allowed to call or leave messages for inmates in the Mentor Municipal Jail. However, if there is a death in the family, they may give the inmate the message in those circumstances.

However, inmates can call their friends and family back home. The Mentor Municipal Jail contracts with Securus Technologies. You will need to either go to their official website to create an account, or you will need to give them a call at 1-800-844-6591.


In order to visit an inmate, you will need to use the Mentor Municipal Jail online jail reservation tool. If you do not have access to a computer, you can also call the Mentor Municipal Jail at 440-974-5757.

Keep in mind that all visits are video only visits at the Mentor Municipal Jail.

If you have not received an email confirmation or a phone call confirmation means your visit has not been approved. Your visit may not have been approved because you are missing information, invalid dates, invalid times, session time is full, inmates have no more visits left, or inmate is busy that day.

Visiting Hours

Monday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

The visiting starts in first in, first out type of fashion. No new visitors will be allowed in 45 minutes before the end of the visit day. 45 minutes before the end of the visit day officers start escorting those who were first in out of the visitor room.

How Often Can I Visit?

Inmates at the Mentor Municipal Jail are permitted 2 visits per week. You will need to work with other friends and family member to make sure everyone will be able to visit.


Refer the map below to find the driving directions

Nearby Jail/Prison

Correctional Facility Name Type County
Lake County Adult Detention Facility, Ohio 5.04 miles County Jail Lake County
Timberlake City Jail, Ohio 6.32 miles City Jail Lake County
Willoughby City Jail, Ohio 6.69 miles City Jail Lake County
Lake County Minimum Security Jail, Ohio 7.05 miles County Jail Lake County
Lake County Youth Detention Center, Ohio 7.05 miles State Prison Lake County
Willowick City Jail, Ohio 8.25 miles City Jail Lake County
Willoughby Hills City Jail, Ohio 9.07 miles City Jail Lake County
Euclid Jail, Ohio 11.93 miles City Jail Cuyahoga County
Geauga County Jail, Ohio 12.63 miles County Jail Geauga County
Cleveland Heights City Jail, Ohio 16.9 miles City Jail Cuyahoga County

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Lake County Jail and Prison Statistics

Lake County Jail Admissions
Total Jail Admissions 3,945
Total Jail Population 328
Female Jail Population 84
Male Jail Population 272
Lake County Jail Admissions By Race
Asian Jail Population 1
Black Jail Population 81
Latino Jail Population 10
Native Jail Population -
White Jail Population 264
Lake County Pretrial Jail Population
Pretrial Jail Population 166
Female Pretrial Jail Population 20
Male Pretrial Jail Population 98
Lake County Jail Held Inmates
Jail Population Held for State Prison -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 1
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 118
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Lake County Prison Admissions
Total Prison Admissions 317
Female Prison Admissions 47
Male Prison Admissions 270
Asian Prison Admissions -
Black Prison Admissions 92
Latino Prison Admissions 13
Native Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 163
Other Prison Admissions 2
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