Boone County Jail

The Boone County Jail is located in Harrison, Arkansas and is operated by the Boone County Sheriff's Office. The facility houses adult male and female inmates who have been arrested by local county or city law enforcement.

Inmates are incarcerated at the Boone County Jail for crimes ranging from violations to misdemeanors to felonies. The facility also houses those who have been charged with a crime and are awaiting trial, as well as state inmates awaiting transfer to the Arkansas Department of Corrections. 

To see a roster of current inmates at the Boone County Jail, click here. The maximum capacity of this facility is 103.

Posting Bond

The purpose of a bond is to make sure that an arrested person will appear at their scheduled court date after their release from jail. Judges usually determine the amount of bond, while the sheriff determines the sufficiency of the bond. If a person is arrested with a warrant, it will generally have the bond amount listed. 

Cash Bond: The person who is arrested (or someone acting on their behalf) may post the entire bond amount in cash, which will be held by the sheriff or the court pending disposition of the criminal case.

Surety Bond: Secure release from jail through the utilization of a professional licensed bail bonding company, aka a “surety bond.” The bonding company will charge certain “fees” which are non-refundable and are not applied to any fines, costs, or restitution that may later be ordered by the court. 

OR Bond: Releasing someone on their “own recognizance” is simply a promise to re-appear at a later date for further judicial proceedings. These are only used for very minor offenses.

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Visiting Hours and Rules

Visitation at the Boone County Jail is held on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Visitation is restricted to immediate family only. (Mothers, Fathers, brothers, sisters, wife, children, and grandparents). 

A picture ID is required of all visitors. Non-family members or contact visits may only be obtained with prior approval from Sheriff Moore or Jail Administrator Jason Day.

Physical Address

Boone County Jail
5800 Law Dr.
Harrison, AR 72601

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Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Boone County Jail
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5800 Law Dr.
Harrison, AR 72601

All incoming and outgoing mail is checked for contraband before being delivered to the inmate.

How to Call an Inmate

You can't call an inmate who is housed at the Boone County Jail, but they do have access to phones in their housing units (after their initial appearance, within 24 hours of their arrest) and can make outgoing collect calls.

How to Send Money

Anyone may add funds to a jail inmate’s commissary account at the Boone County Jail using one of the following methods:

  • You can go to the Boone County Jail and enter into the main lobby.  There is a commissary Kiosk machine in the lobby that is accessible at all times, including nights, weekends, and holidays for deposits made with a debit or credit card. Just follow the touch screen prompts on the Kiosk to add funds to a particular inmate’s commissary account.
  • Money Orders only, made out to the Boone County Sheriff’s Department with the inmate's name clearly on the money order can be mailed to the jail or dropped off in the lobby.

  • Go online to and select “order commissary or send money online.” Follow the prompts by selecting the appropriate state, county, and jail facility. Then select “Web Deposit,” enter the inmate’s name, and follow the prompts to add money to that inmate’s commissary account. Or, click here.

Programs For Inmates

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Careers at Boone County Jail

If you are interested in a career with the Sheriff's Department and would like more information about the job openings at the Boone County Jail, click here. Jailer positions start at $13.35 per hour.