838 5th St.
Clarkston, WA. 99403
(509) 758-1668

Jail Commander:  Captain Jim Smith

The Asotin County Jail is operated by the Asotin County Sheriff’s Office and houses adult offenders and pre-trial arrestees. Our facility has a standard capacity of 47 inmates, with an emergency capacity of 58. The jail is staffed 24 hours per day by 1 Commander, 3 Sergeants, 10 Corrections Officers, and a Transport Officer.

The Asotin County Jail offers bed spaces to the Washington Department of Correction to temporarily house probation violators, as well as serving as the primary detention facility for the City of Asotin and the City of Clarkston.

Our facility contracts out for its medical, mental health, and dental services. Life skills, educational, and religious programs are offered through volunteer services. Inmates also enjoy a limited commissary program and a library. Work release and home detention services are also available.

The Asotin County Jail also supports the community by offering inmate labor to local government and non-profit organizations, to include the Asotin County Landfill, Courthouse, Litter Control, Weed Control, and Fair Board. Other community services include public fingerprinting.

Contact Jail Staff (509)758-1668 for information on inmate visitation


Public Fingerprinting: (Picture ID required)
Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00 PM until 5:30 PM.
Cost: $10 (cash or money order) for applicant fingerprints. Concealed weapon permit fingerprint costs are covered by the fee charged by the Sheriff’s Office.

Persons wishing to participate in the home monitoring may contact Asotin County Misdemeanor Probation Officer, Nate Uhlorn at 509-552-0149