Supervisor: Captain Dan Kitt

The jail officers operate the Pottawatomie County Jail, located in Westmoreland. The jail is a multi-use facility that houses both male and female persons.

Jail officers are responsible for completing the booking process for all inmates, feeding and arranging for medical care for the inmates, and transporting inmates either to or from various jail facilities and courthouses across the State of Kansas.

  • Visitation

Visitation Hours
Sessions are limited to 30 minutes.

No appointment needed:
Tuesdays & Wednesdays 9am-3pm

Sundays: 10am-2pm
by appointment only.

To make an appointment:

Go to this website or call the Jail at (785) 457-3707

  • How to Bond an Inmate
    • To bond an inmate out please contact the jail at 785-457-3707 to find out the bond amount for the inmate.
    • Our county has an approved bondsman list and we can only accept surety’s from those on said list. Inquire with the jail to ensure the bondsman is on the list. Approved Bonding Companies 2022
    • If you need a bondsman you may call the jail to get the contact information from our list.
    • Make contact with the bondsman and let them know who it is you are bonding out, and what their bond is set at. Setup a time to meet at the Pottawatomie County Justice Center.
  • Jail Policy for Items

Allowed Three(3) pair of socks
Three (3) t-shirts
Three (3) underwear
Females: (3) Bra’s
(No underwire allowed)
Personal HYGIENIC ITEMS WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE CENTER. (Additional foods or hygienic items will not be allowed to be brought in)
Additional items may be purchased thru the commissary if the inmate has adequate funding.
We can only accept cash or money gram made out to the inmate to place money on inmates account.
Reading material only by staff approval.