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Oklahoma County Detention Center

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Detention Center Video

Much has changed inside the Oklahoma County Detention Center since the Oklahoma County Jail Trust began managing it nearly a year ago. Improvements range from an improved air handling system to a new water management system. This video takes you inside the county lockup for a closer look.

Our Mission

To provide protection through efficient and effective services and intervention leading to less victimization, and more personal growth and development.

Our Vision

Operate a secure, safe, efficient, and humane facility for employees and arrestees that promotes teamwork, harmony, honesty, integrity, commitment to progressiveness, sobriety, and respect;

Promote efficiency while maintaining a safe environment for citizens, employees and arrestees by responsibly managing the resources and the trust given to us by the citizens and elected officials of Oklahoma County, never forgetting that the safety of Oklahoma County is our top priority; and

Work with our community, volunteers, and partner agencies to provide effective and professional public safety services for all who have been placed into our custody.

Our Values

  • We value the system of laws that govern us, including the Constitutions of the United States and the State of Oklahoma.
  • We value the communities we serve. Our purpose is to serve our communities, keep them safe, and work with them to solve challenges.
  • We value all persons, respecting the diversity among individuals.
  • We treat everyone with courtesy, respect and dignity.
  • We value excellence.
  • We value an environment where individuals thrive and teams excel by pursuing the mission and vision.
  • We value personal character with a continuous commitment to teamwork, harmony, honesty and integrity,
  • We value open and effective communicators who display adaptability and sound judgement.
  • We value employees who are well-trained professionals, demonstrating the highest standards of excellence.

Contact Us

Contact Information

Phone Number:
 (405) 713-1930

 201 N. Shartel
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102

Visitor parking available on the east side of the building.