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Updated on: December 20, 2022
Westwego Jail
401 Fourth Street, Westwego, LA, 70094

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The Westwego Jail is situated in Westwego, Louisiana.

The Westwego Jail is a part of the Westwego Police Department. The Westwego Police Department is the law enforcement agency that runs the Westwego Jail 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

The Westwego Jail is a small medium-security holding pen for offenders who were arrested around the city. The Westwego Jail does not house offenders for more than three days due to their size.

If an offender is not released back into the community, the offender will be sent off the local county correctional facility.

Westwego Jail — General Information

Westwego Jail, City Jail.
401 Fourth Street, Westwego, LA, 70094

Now that you know that the Westwego Jail is indeed managed and operated by the Westwego Police Department you are probably wondering where you can locate the Westwego Police Department records.

That is a great question.

Since the police department is typically spread thin with patrolling the city, running the police department, and running the Westwego Jail they do not have time to have their inmate search public.

So, if you need information, you will need to get in contact with the Westwego Jail with your comments, questions, and concerns.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The offenders will not be held in the Westwego Jail long enough to be permitted to receive mail. The Westwego Jail will return any inmate mail back to the sender. They will not forward the mail to the new facility, if they were transferred.

Sending Money

It was previously stated that the offenders in the Westwego Jail are only typically in the facility for about 3 days on average. During this time, the Westwego Jail will attend to all the needs of offenders such as ensuring all offenders get their three meals, personal hygiene, and access to a telephone to call home.

Offenders in the Westwego Jail have no need for cash.

Phone calls

Offenders will have access to a telephone, which they can use to call home on. The telephone calls are not free for you to pick up with, so you will have to keep that in mind when the offender calls you from the Westwego Jail. You will oversee paying for those fees.


Offenders could receive visits if they are still in a holding pen in the Westwego Jail. Visits can be daily between the hours of 9 am to 9 pm.

You should always give the Westwego Jail a call prior to leaving for the facility to ensure that the offender is still in the facility and has not been released or transferred to another facility.

Visiting Hours

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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