The Jail Services Division is comprised of an assistant jail administrator, detention sergeants, detention deputies, jail program deputies and jail nurses operating under the leadership of the Commander of Jail Services.
To have charge and custody of the county jail. To receive and safely keep all persons lawfully committed, and not release any person unless discharged in accordance with the law.
To provide, in a cost-effective manner, the highest degree of security for the citizens.
To create a positive atmosphere for the inmates and staff. To offer positive incentives for inmates with a classification system based on their behavior. To provide inmates programs to offer opportunity to become a productive component of our community upon release.
Our commitment is to serve everyone in Carver County with respect and dignity.
Our mandate is to do so with honor, integrity, and pride.
"Pride is a personal commitment; it is an attitude which separates excellence from mediocrity."