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Douglas County Correctional Facility, KS Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: December 3, 2020
Douglas County Correctional Facility
785-830-1000
3601 East 25th Street, Lawrence, KS, 66046-5616
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In 1963, the Douglas County Correctional Facility was officially opened to the public for operations. Throughout the next 50 years, the Douglas County Correctional Facility would undergo 3 expansions. As of 2019, the Douglas County Correctional Facility can house up to 196 offenders comfortably.

However, on a typical day here at the Douglas County Correctional Facility, they will house around 196 offenders. These offenders will include state and local arrests.

The Douglas County Correctional Facility is broken down into 4 cell blocks. There is only one cell block for women offenders and 3 cell blocks for men.

The Douglas County Correctional Facility currently employs 1 full-time on-call doctor, 1 full-time nurse, and 11 certified corrections officers.

The Douglas County Correctional Facility also offers educational and religious programs to its inmates as well.

Douglas County Correctional Facility — General Information

Douglas County Correctional Facility, County Jail.
Adult, Capacity 196 persons.
3601 East 25th Street, Lawrence, KS, 66046-5616
http://www.dgso.org/web/index.php
785-830-1000

Douglas County Sheriffs Office

Address: 111 East 11th Street, Lawrence, Kansas, 66044

Phone: 785-841-0007

Fax: 785-841-5168

As of lately, the Douglas County Correctional Facility has not made their inmate roster available to the public. What does this mean to you, if you are looking for someone in the facility?

The only way you will get any information on an inmate in the Douglas County Correctional Facility is to call them at the number provided above. They will be able to tell you what the inmate is for, when their court date is (if applicable), and when the inmate is scheduled to be released.

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When an inmate is in the Douglas County Correctional Facility they do not have many privileges, but one privilege they do have is sending and receiving letters.

Mail time in the Douglas County Correctional Facility is a huge thing for the inmates. Inmates love receiving letters. You are more than welcome to send letters to an inmate who is in the Douglas County Correctional Facility.

You will need to make sure that you have your name and your address on the letter. You will need to make the letter out to the inmate’s name as well. All incoming letters must be sent through the United States Postal Service.

Sending Money

The Douglas County Correctional Facility supplies the inmate’s three meals a day and shelter, but that is it. They do not supply inmates their personal hygiene products, snacks, beverages (outside of meals), and entertainment. If an inmate wants these items, they are required to purchase them through the facilities commissary.

You can deposit funds into the inmate’s account by dropping a money order off at the Douglas County Correctional Facility. You can do so when you visit or during operating hours.

Phone calls

The Douglas County Correctional Facility gives inmates two different ways they can contact their friends and family members.

First and foremost, the Douglas County Correctional Facility contracts with PayTel. PayTel is a third-party service in which an inmate will need funds in their phone account to use. A typical 15-minute long phone conversations will cost around $6 if the inmate calls using PayTel.

Inmates will also have the chance to call by doing a collect call. The fees of a collect call will be the responsibility of the person who receives the call. Collect calls will not work if the person has a mobile phone.

Visitation

Looking to visit an inmate that is currently in the Douglas County Correctional Facility?

Visitation hours can change. It is best to phone the Douglas County Correctional Facility prior to coming out to the facility to ensure you know the most up to date visitation hours.

You will also want to know if they are accepting visitors. If the Douglas County Correctional Facility is under lockdown, there will be no visitors are allowed in the facility.

However, you will also need to bring a photo id that is issued by the government such as your passport, military ID, or your driver’s license.

Visiting Hours

Monday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday:
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday:
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Holiday:

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