Work Release is a minimum security detention facility operated by the Lucas County Common Pleas Court. Misdemeanor and felony offenders are housed for all Courts within Lucas County. These individuals are released from the facility for their employment, to search for employment, or for treatment purposes. The facility has the capability of housing one hundred twenty male offenders and twenty females.
Participants in the program are required to pay a minimum of $10.00 per day towards the cost of housing, thus offsetting the cost to taxpayers.