Platte County Detention Facility, NE Inmate Search, Visitation Hours
1125 East 17th Street, Columbus, NE, 68601
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10The Platte County Detention Facility is operated and managed by the Platte County Sheriff’s Department.
The Platte County Detention Facility is home to inmates who have been arrested throughout the county. However, the Platte County Detention Facility does not only house inmates who have been arrested and are currently going through the judicial system, but they also house inmates who have already been sentenced and serving out their time.
The Platte County Detention Facility houses both adult male and adult female offenders. All offenders in the Platte County Detention Facility are over the age of 18.
Platte County Detention Facility — General Information
Adult, Capacity 144 persons.
1125 East 17th Street, Columbus, NE, 68601
Platte County Sheriffs Office
Address: 2610 14th Street, Columbus, Nebraska, 68601
How to Find Someone in Platte County Detention Facility
Locating an inmate in the Platte County Detention Facility is no easy feat. The agency responsible for keeping records of all inmates in the Platte County Detention Facility is the Platte County Sheriff’s Department.
However, unlike other sheriff’s departments, the Platte County Sheriff’s Department does not have their inmate roster available on the web.
If you need information on an inmate who is currently sitting in the Platte County Detention Facility, you will need to contact the Platte County Detention Facility directly or you can also get in touch with the Platte County Sheriff’s Office as well. Please have the inmate full name along with their date of birth prior to calling.
Sending a Mail/Care Package
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Inmates love receiving letters from their family and friends. You are permitted to send an inmate in the Platte County Detention Facility a letter.
You should keep in mind that all letters will be thoroughly searched prior to being given to the inmate.
Your letter should never contain any of the following:
Usage of Crayons
Added stamps, paper, or envelopes
Perfume or Cologne
You should also put your return address on every piece of mail that you send to an inmate in the Platte County Detention Facility.
Inmates in the Platte County Detention Facility will need funds to purchase items from the commissary. In order to deliver funds to an inmate, you can bring a money order directly down to the Platte County Detention Facility lobby.
You will need to ensure on the money order you have the inmates full name on it as well.
The staff member will collect the money order from you and the funds will be deposited into the inmates account within one to three days.
If you do not live close to the Platte County Detention Facility, you can always send the money order in the mail.
If you are having withdrawals from not talking to an inmate, you will continue the waiting game. Inmates cannot receive calls and/or messages from their loved ones back home.
You will be required to wait for the inmate to contact you. Inmates will have use of the phone daily if they display good behavior and the facility is not in lockdown.
All calls coming from the Platte County Detention Facility will be collect calls. To ensure you will receive these collect calls, you will need to have a landline.
Visitation at the Platte County Detention Facility is held Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 am to 6 pm.
All visits will be no-contact visits. You and your visitor party will not be permitted to touch the inmates. The inmate will be on the opposite side of a glass partition.
To visit an inmate, you will need to present your government-issued identification card such as a driver’s license. Juveniles under the age of 16 will always be required to be accompanied by an adult. They will not be permitted to visit an inmate alone.
Refer the map below to find the driving directions.