The Jail Division is primarily responsible for the safe and secure management of adult offenders housed in the Atchison County Jail. In addition, the Jail Division is responsible for inmate medical care, food services and transportation of inmates.
The Atchison County Jail is a 74-bed facility, that houses local, state and federal detainees at various stages of the criminal justice process. No juvenile offenders are housed in the Atchison County Jail.
The Jail Division is under the direction of the Jail Administrator.