The Columbia County Detention Center and the Columbia County Sheriff's Office are located at the same facility. The Detention Center can house up to 78 males and 12 females. The Detention Center houses individuals that have been arrested for misdemeanor crimes, felony crimes, and inmates that have been sentenced to the Arkansas Department of Correction. The Columbia County Detention Facility has one Jail Administrator, one Jail Administrator Assistant, four sergeants (one per shift) and nine jailers.
Gean is the Jail Administrator at Columbia County Detention Center. Gean began her role as the Jail Administrator in October 2022. Gean oversees the daily operations of the detention center.