County Jail

County Jail

Columbia County Jail

The Columbia County Jail is responsible for holding all persons arrested in Columbia County. The secure jail is broken into three floors. First floor is intake and holding/special cells. Second floor houses secure male inmates. Third floor houses additional secure male inmates and female inmates. The secure jail has 165 total bunks. The Huber Center opened in 2005. The Huber Center is capable of holding an additional 192 inmates. It also includes expanded facilities for laundry, medical services, kitchen, recreation, and other jail programs

Both jails are designed as a Pod style, which allows many inmates to be supervised by few staff. The jail currently employs 35 Jail Deputies, 1 Jail Clerk, 4 Jail Sergeants, 1 Lieutenant, a Captain/Jail Administrator and 2 Nurses.

Please check the Frequently Asked Jail Questions for answers to your specific questions. You can also call the jail at 608-742-6476.

To provide feedback on the jail web site or ask jail specific questions email Captain Brian Kjorlie

Jail Staff

Jail Administrator/Captain  Jail Deputies                    Jail Deputies
Brian Kjorlie Kristen Beckes Victoria Gerhartz
  Christopher Boling Susan Draeger
Jail Lieutenant Chase Cunningham Samantha Rivera
Ryan Ringelstetter David Christensen Anika Korfmacher
  Cody Schettko Michael Schliesman
Jail Sergeants Jacob Bescup Joshua Priske
Melissa Altschwager Scout Bahr Skyler Kurt
Nicholas Firestone Michael Severson Steven Johnson III
Lukas Dexter Austin Bonine Adriana Vasilevski
Ben Bolder Evan Hassebrock Kaitlin Ahlers
  Ashton Spencer Kathleen Gulbranson
Jail Medical Staff Matthew Graf  
Traci Bartels Lydia Hrycenko Phoebe Gorski
Rebecca Colrud Mitchell Wolfgram Micah Holtan
  Amber Breuch  
Jail Clerk Derick Alsum  
Brittany Fisher