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Updated on: December 8, 2022
Independence Detention Unit
223 North Memorial Drive, Independence, MO, 64050-3013

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The Independence Detention Unit is situated in Independence, Missouri.

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

The Independence Detention Unit is a small medium-security holding pen for offenders who were arrested around the city. The Independence Detention Unit 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.

Independence Detention Unit — General Information

Independence Detention Unit, City Jail.
223 North Memorial Drive, Independence, MO, 64050-3013

Now that you know that the Independence Detention Unit is indeed managed and operated by the Independence Police Department you are probably wondering where you can locate the Independence 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 Independence Detention Unit 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 Independence Detention Unit with your comments, questions, and concerns.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The offenders will not be held in the Independence Detention Unit long enough to be permitted to receive mail. The Independence Detention Unit 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 Independence Detention Unit are only typically in the facility for about 3 days on average. During this time, the Independence Detention Unit 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 Independence Detention Unit 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 Independence Detention Unit. You will oversee paying for those fees.


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

You should always give the Independence Detention Unit 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

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