Corrections Division

Lieutenant Mike Root

Sergeant Doane Turner

Sergeant Tammy Case

Sergeant Nick Heuberger

Sergeant Chance Chastain

About the Douglas County Jail

An important function of the Douglas County jail is to protect the public from dangerous people and to keep the inmates safe.  We provide rehabilitative opportunities such as GED, RSAT, jobs and life skill education.  By incarcerating offenders, they serve consequences for their actions.  Victims and the general public are protected.  We have 284 inmate beds and average 6,552 bookings per year.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office Jail consists of:

  • 1 Corrections Lieutenant
  • 4 Corrections Sergeants
  • 35 Deputies
  • 1 Inmate Work Crew/Home Monitoring Deputy
  • 1 Release Deputy
  • 1 Transport Deputy
  • 2 Corrections Clerks