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Miami County, Kansas Sheriff Overview

Miami County is located in the easternmost part of Kansas, with its county seat in Paola. Miami County is named after the Miami tribe. Zip codes in Miami County include 66064, 66026, 66071, 66036, 66040, 66042, and 66053.

The Sheriff of Miami County is currently Frank W. Kelly.

Miami County Sheriff’s Office:
Address: 118 S. Pearl
Paola, KS 66071
Phone: (913) 294-4444
Fax: (913) 294-9119

Inmate Search in Miami County Jail

The Miami County Jail does not maintain an online list of incarcerated inmates. The State of Kansas, however, offers statewide inmate search, with the Kansas Criminal Justice Information System through the Kansas Adult Supervised Population Electronic Repository (KASPER), with filters like First, Last and Middle Names, KDOC Number, Social Security Number, State ID (KBI) Number, and Advanced Search (Race, Gender, Birth Date, Age Range, Conviction County, Parole Supervision County, CC Supervision Location, Facility (Inmates Only), Supervision Type. Each inmate file contains their Names, Birthdates, Demographics (Eye Color, Hair Color, Height, Weight, Gender, Race), Current Status reported by Dept. of Corrections, Convictions (County, Case Number (I), Offense Date, Sentencing Date, ACS, Criminal Conviction Description, Counts, Crime Severity Level, Case Status (II), State), KDOC Physical Location History(s) (Location, Movement Date, Movement Reason), KDOC Disciplinary Report(s) since January 1996 (Date, Class, Location, Type of report). To inquire, it’s best to personally visit the Jail at 118 S. Pearl, Paola, KS or call them at 913-294-4444.

The current jail was built in 1967, and, at one time, included living quarters for the sheriff and his family. Today, those living quarters have been converted into office and storage space for the department. Originally, the jail was designed to house 42 inmates, but in the early-1990s, per state corrections’ standards, the facility was limited to house 22 inmates. To avoid the demands of overcrowding, the jail division currently farms its inmates out to three area county jails. Currently, the Miami County Jail processes approximately 1,000 inmates annually. The head of the Jail Facility is Marsha Courtney.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

To visit an inmate in the Miami County Jail, visitors must be immediate family only. Visitation hours are on Sundays only:

Female Inmates – 2 to 2:30 p.m.
Male Inmates – 2:30 to 4 p.m.

Working at Miami County Sheriff’s Office/Jail

A Deputy Jailer and Deputy Sheriff can earn $14.70 – $16.02 hourly (Deputy Jailer) and $16.83- $18.35 (Deputy Sheriff).

His/her duties include:
Deputy Jailer:
This work involves taking care of the needs of the inmates in the jail. The jailer records all activities of the inmates and is responsible for recording all requests of inmates, medical problems, medication etc.

Deputy Sheriff:
This is a non-exempt position that requires shift work. This position performs general law enforcement duties in the protection of life and property. Work involves patrolling, enforcing all laws and ordinances, securing compliance with traffic violations and investigations. The employee in this position must be able to act without direct supervision and exercise independent judgment in handling emergencies.

Some of the required qualifications include:
Deputy Jailer:
High School Diploma or GED. Must be at least 18 years of age. Clear drug screen, motor vehicle, physical and criminal background check required. No felonies.

Deputy Sheriff:
High school diploma or GED, must be at least 21 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license, and have no felony or domestic violence convictions. Certified Kansas Law Enforcement Officer required. Must be able to pass physical exam, psychological test, background investigation, drug screen and written test. Close proximity to Miami County preferred.

If you are interested in this job, you may visit this link for the application form.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup

All registered sex offenders are registered on either a national or state sex offender database. The people on these databases have been convicted of a sex or kidnapping crime. The definition of a sex offender is a person convicted of a crime involving sex, including rape, molestation, and production or distribution of child pornography.

You can access this information online for Miami County by going to this link, but bear in mind that searches sometimes reveal primary last known addresses or, rather the block that they live on. You are also required to accept a disclosure to use the database.

Bail and Bail Bondsman

A bond is a monetary guarantee that a defendant will show up in court when ordered by a judge. The defendant signs his bond which is a written promise that if he does not show up as required he will forfeit the bail amount to the court along with any fees. For all practical purposes there is no difference between a bond and bail. A cosigner or bondsman may also sign and post bond on the defendant’s behalf, giving the court additional assurances that the defendant will make his court appearances.

Kansas accepts the following types on bond.

Cash Bond. The defendant gives the money to the court to get his release. The money is returned at the end of the trial if the defendant completes their court responsibilities.

Personal Recognizance. This is also referred to as own recognizance or a signature bond. This allows the defendant to get out of jail without posting cash or assets as securities

Surety Bond. This involves participation of a professional surety, a bondsman. The bondsman promises the court the defendant will appear or the bondsman will pay the court the amount of the bond.

Cash Deposit. Ten percent of the bond amount is given to the court up front. Most of the money is returned at the end of the case if the defendant takes care of all his court responsibilities.

Property Bond. The deed to a home or real estate is signed over to the court to guarantee the defendant’s participation in their court orders. This is fairly uncommon.

1. Applicable Statutes.
2. At one time, Kansas had very detailed provisions regarding bail in Kansas Statutes ANNOTATED CHAPTER 61.–PROCEDURE, CIVIL, FOR LIMITED ACTIONS ARTICLE 3.–ARREST AND BAIL. However, this article was repealed.

Miami County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Miami County Probation Department
Location:120 South Pearl Street, Paola, Kansas, 66071
Miami County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined23
Avg Daily Population35
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll10
Full time total employees10
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 120 SOUTH PEARL PAOLA KS 66071

Miami County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201616,808
Number Employed Annual Average, 201616,087
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016721
Unemployment Rate, 20164.3
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201562,375
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Miami County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20142,819
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 20158.8
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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