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Union County Jail

Contact the County Jail

Ernest Ritter III

Ryan Boatman
Deputy Warden

Rodney Troutman

Brad Bennage
Records Sgt.

Margaret Oberlin Administrative Assistant

Union County Courthouse
103 S. Second Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837

Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Phone: (570) 524-8711
Fax:(570) 524-8713


The Union County Jail has both non-contact and video visits. Visiting is limited to immediate family which consists of mother, father, brothers, sisters, wife or girlfriend, children, grandparents, and in some cases step children are allowed. All visitors must be approved by Jail Administration. All visitors must present proper identification. Visits on the main side of the jail are non-contact with a glass barrier between visitors and inmate. Communication is by telephone. All visits are a minimum of 30 minutes.

Video visits are now available with IC Solutions.

On the main side of the jail, visitation is Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM though 11:30 AM and 12:30 PM through 4:00 PM. 

Important Visitation Rules

  • Any person visiting the jail must present a valid photo ID, with the exception of children under the age of 16.
  • There are no food products or drinks allowed during visits.
  • All visitors and inmates must understand that in the event of an argument during the visitation, the visit will be terminated. It is the Warden’s decision to permit that individual to return for a future visit. 
  • All children must behave while visiting; this is the responsibility of the parent or guardian accompanying the minor.
  • All approved visitors are allowed (2) thirty minute visits a week.

Items permitted to inmates

10 – photographs (NO polaroids)

1- plain wedding band

1 – religious medal, small chain (no larger than a half-dollar) 

Cash or cards are accepted online or at the kiosk in the lobby. NO personal checks accepted.

Jail ATM

Jail Inmate Phone System

IC Solutions