In addition to incarcerating offenders from all jurisdictions within St. Louis County, the St. Louis County Jail also holds fugitives wanted in other states, in other Minnesota counties as well as prisoners from the U.S. Marshall’s office.

The jail provides food, clothing, bedding and indoor recreational facilities for all inmates. Substance Abuse Groups, recreational, educational and religious programs are offered to inmates who wish to participate. Medical treatment is provided within the facility by a licensed physician and nursing staff, and in the community by local clinics, hospitals, and dentists.

Jail Visiting and Bond Information

Visiting hours at the St. Louis County Jail in Duluth are:

Saturdays: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM & 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  

Sundays:   1:00 PM - 5:00 PM & 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tuesdays:  1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Visiting on holidays occurs only if the holiday falls on one of the days above.

Bail Bonds

Jail Inmate Locator

Inmates held by the St. Louis County Jail system are listed on the online jail roster, which is updated hourly.

Online Jail Roster

Jails Past and Present

St. Louis County provides a safe, secure and professionally operated Jail. The Sheriff and Jail Administrator oversee a 197 bed jail in Duluth as well as two 72 hour lockup facilities on the Range.

Jail History


In emergency or to file a report, call 911.

Duluth Sheriff's Office

Hibbing Sheriff's Office

Virginia Sheriff's Office

St. Louis County Jail

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