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Clay County, Minnesota Sheriff’s Departments and Jails

Clay County, Minnesota Information

Clay County is on the western border of the State of Minnesota. The population as of 2010 was 58,999 and the county seat is Moorhead. The county is named in honor of American stateman Henry Clay a member of the United States Senate f rom Kentucky. He was also the US Secretary of State in the 19th century. The county was officially organized in 1872 and originally called Breckenridge County.

Stephen Larson, County Administrator
Clay County Courthouse
807 1th St. N.
3rd Floor
Moorhead, MN 56560
Phone: 218-299-6002
Fax: 28-299-5198
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Clay County Website

Clay County Crime Information

# of Violent Crimes

Violent Crime Rate


Clay County Minnesota Sheriff Information

The Sheriff’s department patrols a total area of 1,063 square miles of which 7.3 square miles are water. The office also protects approximately 63,560 residents. There are 30 officers in the department.

Mark Empting, Sheriff
915 9th Ave N. N.
Moorhead MN 56560
Phone: 218-299-5151
Fax: 218-299-5228
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Clay County Sheriff

Clay Sheriff Facebook


The warrants division takes into custody persons wanted on arrest warrants. To find out if you have a warrant, contact the civil process department at:

Chad Hagen, Division Commander
Phone: 218-299-7576

Clay County Warrant

Clay County, Minnesota Jail Information

The Clay County Correctional Facility is a 75,900 square foot, 220 bed facility. The jail houses minimum, medium, and maximum male and female inmates. There is also an 18 bed Behavioral Mental Health United that provides mental health treatment.

There are 62 employees at the jail facility.

Clay County Jail
Julie Savat, Administrator
800 9th St. N.
Moorhead, MN 56560
Phone: 218-299-5163
Fax: 218-229-7696

Clay County Jail

Visitation Schedule, Mail, Calls and Funds

The visitation schedule to see an inmate is:

Monday – Friday starting at 8:00 am. The last visit begins at 8:30 pm. Visits are 20 minutes in length. To schedule a visit to an inmate log into

Reliance Commissary Deposit

You must have an account that can be made at the same website.
To put money on an inmate’s account visit

Inmate Commissary Deposit

or the Correctional Facility to drop of money in the Public Lobby Kiosk.
Messages can be left of inmates at 218-233-3914
Jail info webpage

Clay Correctional Facility

Jail Roster
The roster is in alphabetical listing last name.

NameBooking DateArresting AgencyCharges
James, John12/31/2018 2:00 amMoorhead PDAssault

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Clay County Sheriff Address
915 9th Ave. N. Moorhead, MN  56560

Phone:(218) 299-5151