Rice County Jail

Corrections video imageThe Rice County Jail is led by the jail administrator, assistant jail administrator, jail program assistant, three sergeants and 21 correctional officers spread out over two facilities with a potential 71-bed capacity.
Correctional officers also assist with transportation of detainees and courthouse security.

Construction of a Rice County Public Safety Center, which will include a 76-bed jail, is underway.

The facility, off Hwy 3 on Faribault's northern edge, is expected to open in fall 2024. Learn more about the project here.


Inmate Canteen instructions

Click on the links below to find step-by-step instructions on using the jail's video visitation system or to send money or items to a detainee in the Rice County Jail.