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Steele County Detention Center, MN Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: August 29, 2020
Steele County Detention Center
507-446-7000
2500 Alexander Strret, Owatonna, MN, 55060
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The Steele County Detention Center is a medium-security facility nested in Owatonna, Minnesota. The Steele County Detention Center Sheriff’s Department is the agency that oversees the day to day operations here at the Steele County Detention Center.

Inmates in the Steele County Detention Center have been arrested throughout the county. At times, the Steele County Detention Center may take in inmates from other counties, states, and even occasionally the federal inmate as well.

Steele County Detention Center — General Information

Steele County Detention Center, County Jail.
Adult, Capacity 154 persons.
2500 Alexander Strret, Owatonna, MN, 55060
http://www.co.steele.mn.us/departments/detention_center/index.html
507-446-7000

Steele County Sheriffs Office

Address: 204 East Pearl Street, Owatonna, Minnesota, 55060

Phone: 507-444-3800

Fax: 507-444-3894

Throughout the United States, county jails are slowly putting their inmate roster on the web. As of 2019, the Steele County Detention Center does not have their inmate roster on the web.

What does this mean for you?

You will need to direct all questions, comments, and concerns about inmates to the staff members here at the Steele County Detention Center. They will be able to give you the information you need. In order to have a seamlessly easy phone call, you should have the inmate’s name along with the inmate’s date of birth.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The Steele County Detention Center does not give their inmates a lot of freedom or privileges, but one privileges they do have is being able to send and receive handwritten letters.

All letters you write to an inmate should be addressed like below:

Inmate Full Name

Steele County Detention Center

2500 Alexander Strret, Owatonna, MN, 55060

You should also have your return address and name on every piece of mail you send to an inmate in the Steele County Detention Center. All incoming mail will also be required to be sent through the United States Postal Service.

Please refrain from using any or adding any of the following:

  • Glitter

  • Stickers

  • Spraying Letters with Perfume/Cologne

  • Sexually Explicit Content

  • Postal Stamps

  • Writing Paper

  • Envelopes

Sending Money

An inmate may write to you or even phone you to tell you that they will need money in their commissary or their phone account.

To easily deposit funds into the inmate’s commissary or their phone account, you can come down to the Steele County Detention Center and use the kiosk that is in the lobby. The lobby is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for you to come in and use the kiosk to make a deposit.

If you do not live local to the Steele County Detention Center, you can deposit funds into an inmate's account by logging on to the expressaccount.com and follow the steps provided.

You will need to keep in mind that there may be a service fee for using these third-party services, which you will always know about prior to going through with the deposit.

Please Note: If you deposit money into the wrong inmate’s account, there will be a short delay of transferring it to the correct inmate’s account.

Phone calls

Inmates in the Steele County Detention Center does not have many privileges but being able to call home is one of them.

The Steele County Detention Center uses Securus Technologies as their phone provider. Inmates will still have the option of calling collect if they choose as well, but if no one on the inmates list of family or friends have a landline, the next best option is using Securus Technologies.

You will need to set up an account with Securus Technologies. If you have any questions about Securus Technologies and its services, you can reach them at 866-558-2323 or at 800-844-6591.

Visitation

Want to visit an inmate in the Steele County Detention Center? You will need to first and foremost get in contact with the facility to find their most updated visitation hours.

Please do not come down to the Steele County Detention Center before contacting them to ensure they will be accepting visitors and what you need to do prior to visiting an inmate. You want to make sure you do everything correctly, so they have no reason to refuse your visit to the inmate in question.

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:

Directions

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