What items are accepted at the jail?

The following items can be accepted at the County Jail front lobby on behalf of inmates between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through Friday:

  • Clothing for Circuit Court appearances (One set of pants, shirt, dress coat, belt, tie, socks, shoes or a combination of)
    • Court clothing items must be picked up within 15 days after being sentenced
    • To arrange pickup of court clothing please call 804-768-7345
  • Prescription Medications (Medications must be in the proper prescription container with the inmate's name and current date)
  • Prescription / Reading Glasses
  • Newspapers, magazines and paperback books can only be sent to an inmate if it is mailed directly from a publisher to the jail and with prior jail approval
    • To receive approval for these items, please call 804-768-7345

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1. How do I get general information regarding inmates at the jail?
2. How do I get information regarding inmate incarceration, inmate's number, current charges, court dates, bond amounts, sentence information, transfer information and / or inmate programs?
3. How do I correspond with an inmate?
4. How do I submit money for inmate accounts (for inmate to order in canteen)?
5. Can family or a friend submit money for an inmate to order canteen?
6. What items are accepted at the jail?
7. When is visitation?
8. Are out-of-town visits allowed?
9. How do I call an inmate?
10. Can messages be gotten to inmates?