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Welcome to Your Chelan County Regional Justice Center

Director - Curt Lutz

L and J BuildingThe Chelan County Regional Justice Center is a 383-bed adult correctional facility, located in the city of Wenatchee that serves a population of over 94,000 people and encompasses a geographical area of over 5000 square miles. Satellite buildings include a 42-bed minimum security facility and a 66-bed direct supervision minimum security facility that houses Work Release and Volunteer Inmate Worker participants. Jail staff facilitates court appearances for inmates scheduled for Chelan and Douglas County Superior and District courts. Participation in Electronic Home Monitoring, Satellite Monitoring, and Work Release is available for court-approved, sentenced offenders. Basic medical, mental health and nutritional needs are met and provided for by support staff. All jail corrections staff are fully trained professionals dedicated to providing public safety.

The Chelan County Regional Justice Center offers a variety of programs that benefit the spiritual, emotional and physical well-being of offenders incarcerated in this facility. In addition to the Volunteer Inmate Worker program, other programs are: Religious Services and Counseling, AA and NA meetings, Educational services, Anger Management program, ESL classes, Fit2BFathers program, Getting It Right program, and release planning. Community partners assisting with these programs are The Literacy Council, WSU Extension, Washington State Department of Corrections, and Catholic Family Services.


Law & Justice Building
Reception Lobby
Reception Lobby
Secure Lobbe Entrance
Secure Lobby Entrance

Mission Statement

The Regional Justice Center, through correctional options, effectively provides for the safety and security of the public, staff and inmates.

Transition Education Program

Visiting of Inmates

Visiting of Inmates en Espanol

Inmate Phone and Commissay Accounts


Chelan County Regional County Jail Work Release Program

Special Interests


Position Announcement

Employment Testing - To Be Announced.

For information Contact Sergeant Mike Smith for further information (509) 667-6882




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