The Siskiyou County Jail is the backbone of the Custody Division. The current Jail was opened in 1988 with a 68 bed capacity This has since been expanded to 104 beds. Our daily average population is approximately 98 inmates. We hold pre-trial felons and sentenced misdemeanor and felony violators. We are a totally self-contained facility with on-site food and medical services.
There are 38 individuals employed at the jail in either a civilian or sworn capacity. The jail is overseen by Jail Commander, Lt. Jeff Huston.
The following topics cover the most frequently asked questions regarding our inmate population.