Potomac Highlands Regional Jail

Potomac Highlands Regional Jail
#13 Dolan Drive
August, WV 26704
(304) 496-1275

Potomac Highlands Regional Jail is a high security facility operated by Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Mineral, and Pendleton Counties under the authority of the State of West Virginia. Potomac Highlands Regional Jail holds a maximum capacity of 200 male and female inmates, state inmates of all custody levels who are probation violators, awaiting trial, sentencing, or transfer to the West Virginia Department of Corrections system or the Federal Bureau of Prisons system.

Potomac Highlands Regional Jail opened in 2000 and is located in August, WV, a city with population of 1900 in Hampshire County, West Virginia. Potomac Highlands Regional Jail is approximately 35 miles south of Charleston, WV, and 25 miles southwest Fayetteville, WV, off of U.S. Highway 64.




Jurisdictional Control
Grant County Sheriff, 5 Highland Ave., Petersburg, WV 26847, (304) 257-1818
Hampshire County Sheriff, 66 N. High Street, Romney, WV 26757, (304) 822-3894
Hardy County Sheriff, 204 Washington Street, Moorefield, WV 26836, (304) 530-0222
Mineral County Sheriff, 150 Armstrong Street, Keyser, WV 26726, (304) 788-0341
Pendleton County Sheriff, PO Box 687, Franklin, WV 26807, (304) 358-2214

Judicial Authorities
Grant County Circuit Court, 5 Highlands Avenue, Petersburg, WV 26847, (304) 257-4545
Hampshire County Circuit Court, 50 South High Street, Suite 6, Romney, WV 26757, (304) 822-7442
Hardy County Circuit Court, 204 Washington Street, Room 203, Moorefield, WV 26836, (304) 530-0275
Mineral County Circuit Court, PO Box 150, Keyser, WV, 26726, (304) 788-5150
Pendleton County Circuit Court, 204 Washington Street, Room 203, Moorefield, WV 26836, (304) 530-0275




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Potomac Highlands Regional Jail Visiting

Inmates at the Potomac Highlands Regional Jail are allowed three non-contact visits per week, which must be scheduled in advance, as specified at http://www.rja.wv.gov/visitation/Pages/Potomac-Highlands-Regional-Jail.aspx . Administrators can restrict the length of visits, or the number of people who can visit at once, to avoid visiting room overcrowding. It’s recommended to call Potomac Highlands Regional Jail at (304) 496-1275 to confirm the visiting schedule before departing for your visit.