West Virginia Jails and Bail Bonds

Examining the effects of bail bond policy and pretrial release programs in county jails.
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West Virginia Jails and Bail Bonds


West Virginia bail bonds

West Virginia has an inmate population of 4,355 housed in 13 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 1,064. The state has an incarcertation rate of 239 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 0 mens facilities, 0 womens facilities, and 13 all gender facilities in West Virginia. The staff to inmate ratio in West Virginia is 4.1. The state has 8 probation, 8 prerelease, 0 youth, and 0 drug facilities. Of the states 4,355 inmates 13 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 3,300 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 1,042 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 0 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. If you are looking for West Virginia bail bondsman who service bail bonds in West Virginia browse to the jail where you need to post bail and fill out the bail bondsman form on that jails page.

Showing 12 of 56 jails in West Virginia in areas with population greater than 50,000. If you don't see the jail you are looking for, check in the dropdown box to the left (all jails are listed there).

Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)