Lon Thiele, Sheriff
The Steele County Detention Center operates under the Steele County Sheriff's Office
Anthony Buttera, Jail Administrator
STEELE COUNTY DETENTION CENTER
2500 Alexander St., Owatonna MN 55060
The mission of the Steele County Detention Center is to provide for the safe and humane housing
of individuals committed to our custody.
Management and staff priorities include employee development, strategic planning, training,
safety of our staff and the public we serve while maintaining fiscal responsibility and accountability.
The Detention Center takes a Program based approach to incarceration with the end goal to reduce recidivism and return subjects to the community with better skills to cope with everyday challenges.
- Crime Victims
- Video Visiting
- Detainee's Phone System
- Detainee's Canteen
- Fingerprinting for the Public
- Building Facts
- County Warrants