To: All Ohio Sheriffs
From: Knox County Sheriff's Office
The Knox County jail has bed space available for adult males and adult females at the rate of fifty dollars per day plus medical reimbursement.
To house prisoners at the Knox County jail or if you have housing questions, contact Sheriff David Shaffer at 740-393-6800 or Lieutenant Penny Lamp at 740-392-5245.
OCTOBER 10, 2012
"CRIME TIP LINE NUMBER CHANGED"
The crime tip number for the Knox County Sheriff's Office as of today has been changed. The new tip line number is 740-393-6800 ext 230.
Sheriff Shaffer encourages citizens to use the confidential crime information tip line to report suspected criminal activity, including drug activity, burglaries, child and elder abuse and welfare fraud.
The 24 hour tip line is 740-393-6800 ext 230.