The Crawford County Correctional Facility is located in Saegertown, PA. The jail has a capacity of holding 282 inmates. In 1996, inmates were moved from the old jail, which was located behind the Meadville courthouse, out to the new facility in Saegertown.
The Crawford County Correctional Facility has a staff of approximately forty five full time officers, six lieutenants, three sergeants, numerous per-diem officers, two counselors and a population control manager. The Facility has a work release program and inmate worker programs.
The Board recognizes its responsibility for the government and management of the Crawford County Correctional Facility and the need to conduct its business in an orderly and efficient manner. The Board also recognizes the value of public comment regarding issues listed on the Board’s public agenda.... read entire article