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Butler County Sheriff Detention

Butler County Adult Detention Facility

Division Commanders:  Captain Toby Stewart and Captain Floyd Hunt

701 South Stone Road

El Dorado, Kansas 67042

Reception Phone: (316) 320-7766



For information concerning visitation, bonding, inmate contact, or operations of the Detention Facility; see the documentation below.



Important Notice  Effictive Immediatly

Effective Date: 3/13/2020



In response to Coronavirus exposures happening nationwide, the following steps/protocols have been taken to reduce exposure to inmates and staff at the Butler County Detention Center:

  •  All onsite visitations have been suspended until further notice. An offsite home visit can still be scheduled through Securus Technologies at or call (877) 578-3658.
  • Deposits for inmates in the lobby have been suspended until further notice. Deposits can be made at or call (870) 627-5476.
  • All Volunteer Programs have been suspended until further notice.
  • The lobby is closed to all non-essential functions related to Attorney/Client visitations and inmate bonding procedures. All entering the lobby will be required to comply with health screening procedures.


Capt. T. Stewart

Operations Captain

Butler County Detention Center

701 S Stone Rd

El Dorado, KS 67042





The current Butler County Adult Detention Facility opened in January of 2003. It is a modern, 230-bed facility located one mile east of El Dorado, Kansas on Stone Road, south of US Highway 54.  The facility employees approximately 60 full time detention deputies and assignments include security, operations, prisoner transportation, and supervision.

The facility houses inmates from not only Butler County, but also the US Marshal Service, Immigration and Naturalization Service, and various other outside law enforcement agencies.  Staff of the Detention Division are committed to providing a safe and secure environment to the inmates within the facility and to the county’s citizens by maintaining this security.

The facility is equipped with an on-site staffed medical unit and offers a variety of service and assistance programs to inmates as well.


The Butler County Detention Facility is partnered with Securus Technologies to provide inmate Phone and Video Visitation. Please visit the Securus Technologies website for information regarding video visits from home, phone services, and frequently asked questions. The facility visitation schedule can be viewed by clicking Visitation Schedule


The Butler County Detention Facility is partnered with CBM Managed Services to provide the inmate Commissary and Banking services for the facility. CBM Managed Services has also been a long term partner in providing the facility's inmate food service needs. CBM Managed Services makes available inmate commissary and banking services through the JailATM website and Lockdown software.


Friends and Family may use the Tech Friends Inc. website JailATM for inmate Commissary, Email, Gift Packs an Deposits. If you are new to the site, you will be asked to create an account. Upon creating an account you will be able to use the available features of the site. Please note, certain features may have associated fees.


Deposits may be made to an inmate's account by either using the JailATM website or by visiting the Butler County Detention Facility lobby and using the deposit ATM during public hours. Deposit fees may apply.


Email may be used through the JailATM website. You will be asked to create a site account to use the email feature. You and the inmate will be asked to accept each others emails. If you receive an email from an inmate before you have established a site account, you will be asked if you want to email with the inmate and will be prompted to establish an account in order to do so. There are fees associated with emails, please review the website information carefully.

Should you receive unwanted email(s) from an inmate, please contact the Butler County Detention Facility so arrangements may be made to have your email address blocked.


Inmates have the ability to order commissary items while at the facility using funds from their inmate bank account. Friends and Family may use the JailATM website to purchase commissary items directly for an inmate. The current purchase limit, per inmate, per order period is $25.00 regardless of the number of Friends and Family making purchases. Commissary orders may be placed throughout the week. Orders for the previous week are processed each TUESDAY and delivered each FRIDAY.

Commissary menu items may be individually restricted based on an inmate's dietary needs or housing status.

Please click the links below to be directed to the website.

Securus Technologies


REMINDER: Please be reminded that some services provided to inmates, such as Commissary, Email, Phone and Visistation are PRIVILEGES. These privileges are provided for the benefit and morale of our inmate population but are also subject to restriction, temporary suspension and termination.


EMPLOYMENT with the Butler County Detention Facility

To apply for Detention positions, please check for current postings and more information.  Applicants must complete and submit all required information listed on the site and applicants should allow a few weeks for review and those eligible will be contacted with information to begin the hiring process.

For any further employment questions contact the Detention Division at (316) 320-7766 for more information.


Below you will find a few documents that may be helpful.