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Taney County Missouri Sheriff Overview

Taney County is located in southwestern Missouri. Its county seat is Forsyth, while the popular tourist destination Branson is the largest city. The county was formed at the beginning of 1837 and named for Roger Brooke Taney who served as the fifth Chief of Justice in the U.S. Supreme Court. The zip codes in Taney county are 65759, 65672, 65761, 65673, 65680, 65679, 65771, 65608, 65614, 65616, 65615, 65627, 65726, 65731, 65733, 65737, 65740, 65739 and 65744.

Taney County Sheriff’s Office is under the authority of Sheriff Jimmie Russell. Sheriff Russell can be reached by calling him on 417-546-7250 or by emailing [email protected]. Jeff Mercel is the county Prosecuting Attorney and he is available for contact with the residents by phone at 417-546-7260 or by fax at 417-546-2376.

Taney County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: P.O. Box 1005, 266 Main Street, Forsyth, MO 65653

Phone: 417-546-7250

Fax: 417-546-3348

Email: [email protected]

Inmate Search in Taney County Jail

To view information about inmates incarcerated in the Taney County Jail, search online in the county

which contains detailed information about the inmate’s name, warrant number, local office number, reason for confinement, court of jurisdiction, arrest date, as well as bond amount and bond type. Pictures are not available for viewing via this list. However, some Most Wanted offenders with photos and significant arrests are included on the Sheriff’s Office Facebook page posts. Details about Taney County Arrest Warrants can be viewed in the Missouri Courts case files.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Visits are performed according to the following schedule:








No visits are conducted during meal hours. Maximum number of visitors at once is three. The same person can visit twice per week. Bring an approved ID documents for your visit, such as a driver’s license, a passport, a social security number, or Social Security Card with another photo ID card.

Inmate mail is only accepted on postcards and should be addressed as follows:

Inmate Name

P.O. Box 1005

Forsyth, Missouri 65653

Deposits for the inmate commissary can be made non-stop by using

or by calling 866-394-0490. A single deposit can range from $20 to $100, while the maximum weekly amount per inmate is $200. You must own a credit or debit card and have information about the inmate’s name, number and jail location and the code “5500” or “PLK”.

Working at Taney County Jail or Sheriff’s Office:

Applications are now accepted in Taney County Jail for the position of Jail Administrator. Full-time benefits include salary ranging between $35,000 and $40,000.

Job summary is:

  • Planning, organizing and implementing jail operations
  • Assigning and directing subordinates
  • Ensuring work is performed within policies and regulations
  • Making independent decisions
  • Supervision of jail personnel
  • Develop job descriptions and objectives
  • Participation in meetings with other law enforcement members
  • Budgeting, forecasting and monitoring, and accounts management

    Job requirements are:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 5 years of experience as a Corrections Officer or similar
  • Computer proficiency
  • Keeping accurate records and reports
  • Knowledge of property safety procedures

    Information about the position or an application can be Contact Human Resources at (417)546-7237 for information. Applications can be obtained via the county Human Resources Department at 132 David Rd , Forsyth, Missouri 65653 or online.

    Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

    To be identified as a sex offender, an offender must have been charged with or convicted of performing an illegal sex act against the will of another individual. Examples include rape, molestation, sex abuse, distribution of child pornography and lewd conduct. Those found guilty of kidnapping must also register. Offenders are registered in each state and in the National Sex Offender Registry. To find a sex offender registered in the Taney County, you need to look either into the Missouri Highway Patrol Sex Offenders List or search locally in the county’s registered offenders list which includes the name, the conviction date, the next contact date, t6he type of the offense, as well as the address of the offender.

    Bail and Bondsman

    Bond amounts and bond types are listed in the inmate list which can be viewed from the Taney County’s website. Bonds are cash or surety, or non-existent when offender’s charges require such restrictions. If you are arrested as a suspect of crime done in Taney County and you want to get out until trial you must post the bail as ordered by the judge. Necessary details from the order or the warrant can be given to the representative of a bonding company who can lend you the sum for the bond, in case you don’t have the money at your disposal. You must follow the bond rules or you not only risk additional arrest, but also extra fines and court fees.

  • Taney County Jail Statistics
    Number of Persons Confined76
    Avg Daily Population86
    Name of new facilitynot applicable
    Full time payroll15
    Full time total employees15
    Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
    Other operating expendituresnot applicable
    Total construction costsnot applicable
    Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
    Year of original construction1981
    Year of major renovationnot applicable
    Name of new facilityTANEY COUNTY ANNEX

    Address: 132 DAVID STREET FORSYTH MO 65653

    Taney County Unemployment and Median Household Income
    Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201626,583
    Number Employed Annual Average, 201624,627
    Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20161,956
    Unemployment Rate, 20167.4
    Median Household Income Annual Average, 201539,320
    Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
    Taney County Poverty Data
    Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20148,483
    Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201516.0
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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