Message From The Sheriff
SHANE JONES  ( read )
Emergency: 911
24 Hrs Non-Emergency:
Detention Center:
Crime Tips:
#3 Emergency Lane
Russellville, AR 72802
Administrative Office Hours:
8:00am - 4:30pm M-F
Detention Center



You may now put money on an inmate's books and also purchase commissary for that inmate online.  Just log on to   Follow the prompts to add money or place an order.  If you need the individual's Inmate I.D. number, simply click on the inmate roster tab for that information. 


Captain Rowdy Sweet, Jail Administrator  IMG_6564.JPG


In 1999, Captain Rowdy Sweet began his career as a corrections officer, after serving seven years in the United States Navy.  In 2001, he was selected as a patrol deputy and served in that capacity until 2005 when he was assigned to the criminal investigation division.  From 2008 until 2014, Captain Sweet was chief investigator in CID.  In January, 2015, Captain Sweet was appointed as Pope County Detention Center Jail Administrator. 

IMG_6560.JPGLt. James Linker, Assistant Jail Administrator



Lt. James Linker was hired as a corrections officer in February, 2002.  In May, 2004 he was promoted to Patrol Deputy and attended the Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy in Camden, Arkansas.  During his tenure as a deputy, he has served as transport officer, bailiff, patrol deputy and assistant jail administrator.