Buchanan County Jails & Prisons

See Buchanan County MO Jails & Prisons and search free public jail and prison records. Jails and prisons are correctional institutions which hold individuals who have been arrested, convicted of a misdemeanor, sentenced to prison, or incarcerated for a felony.


Buchanan County Jail 501 Faraon Street St. Joseph MO 64501 816-271-5555


Doniphan County Jail PO Box 32 Troy KS 66087 17.4 miles from Buchanan County 785-985-3711

Atchison County Jail 518 Parallel Street Atchison KS 66002 17.8 miles from Buchanan County 913-367-8202

Andrew County Jail 402 West Market Street Savannah MO 64485 19.4 miles from Buchanan County 816-324-3511

Platte County Jail 415 3rd Street Platte MO 64079 20.0 miles from Buchanan County 816-858-3462

Clinton County Jail 207 North Main Street Plattsburg MO 64477 20.3 miles from Buchanan County 816-539-2156

Leavenworth County Juvenile Detention Center 520 South 2nd Street Leavenworth KS 66048 24.5 miles from Buchanan County 913-684-0303

Leavenworth County Jail 601 South 3rd Street Leavenworth KS 66048 24.5 miles from Buchanan County 913-684-0789

De Kalb County Jail PO Box 317 Maysville MO 64469 28.0 miles from Buchanan County 816-449-5802

Holt County Jail PO Box 229 Oregon MO 64473 28.7 miles from Buchanan County 660-446-3305

Clay County Jail & Detention Center 14 South Water Street Liberty MO 64068 35.4 miles from Buchanan County 816-407-3750

Clay County Juvenile Justice 351 East Kansas Street Liberty MO 64068 35.5 miles from Buchanan County 816-736-8400

Platte County Juvenile Detention 351 East Kansas Street Liberty MO 64068 35.5 miles from Buchanan County 816-736-8400

Wyandotte County Juvenile Detention Center 710 North 7th Street Kansas KS 66101 39.0 miles from Buchanan County 913-573-8158

Kansas City Jail 1125 Locust St Kansas MO 64106 39.4 miles from Buchanan County 816-234-5180

Kansas City Jail 1125 Locust Street Kansas MO 64106 40.6 miles from Buchanan County 816-234-5180

Jackson County Jail & Detention Center 1300 Cherry Street Kansas MO 64106 40.8 miles from Buchanan County 816-881-4200

Jefferson County Jail PO Box 342 Oskaloosa KS 66066 40.9 miles from Buchanan County 785-863-2351

Brown County Jail 706 Utah Street Hiawatha KS 66434 41.0 miles from Buchanan County 785-742-7125

Caldwell County Jail 95 North Franklin Street Kingston MO 64650 41.0 miles from Buchanan County 816-586-2681

About Jails and Prisons

Jails and prisons house people who are awaiting trial and inmates who have been convicted of a crime. These facilities are divided into county jails, state prisons, and federal prisons.

Jails and prisons maintain records on every person who is currently or was formerly incarcerated at their facility. These records are open to the public and are often available through online databases.