James A. Brown Jr. began serving as the Jail Administrator in 2021. He is responsible for overseeing the operation of the Pickaway County Jail. Lt. Brown also directs programs to assist those incarcerated in the jail with substance abuse services, counseling, and preparing them for reentry into society.

Lt. Brown began his career as a Corrections Officer in 1998.  Throughout his career, he has served as Corrections Sergeant, Assistant Jail Administrator, and Administrative Lieutenant.

About the Corrections Division:

The Corrections Division maintains a full service jail with a bed capacity for 110 inmates (16 female and 94 male), plus holding and medical. This division provides the incarceration, classification, educational programs, religious services, as well as medical and food service for the inmates.


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