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Galveston City Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: September 2, 2022
Galveston City Jail
409-740-4545
P.O. Box 1675, Galveston, TX, 77553
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The Galveston City Jail despite the name is not a jail. The Galveston City Jail is just a holding pen for people who have been arrested in the Galveston limits.

Unfortunately, with the holding pen in the Galveston City Jail is quite small. So, offenders will only be in this small holding pen for hours, if that. Most of the offenders that have been arrested in the Galveston limits will be brought directly to the Galveston County Detention Center and skip going down to the Galveston City Jail all together.

Keep in mind that the Galveston Police Department will also manage this smallholding pen as well.

Galveston City Jail — General Information

Galveston City Jail, City Jail.
P.O. Box 1675, Galveston, TX, 77553
http://www.tamug.edu/police/
409-740-4545

There is no way in with the Galveston Police Department where you can locate an inmate. There will be no inmates that are in the Galveston City Jail.

Ultimately, all inmates will ALWAYS be brought down to the Galveston County Detention Center. If you would like to contact them to find out if the offender you are looking for is in their facility, you can at 409-740-4545.

When contacting the Galveston County Detention Center, please tell them you suspect that the Galveston Police Department was the arresting agency along with the offender first and last name.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The Galveston City Jail is rarely used. There is NO sending mail whatsoever to the Galveston City Jail. You will want to wait until the offender gets transferred, booked, and processed into the Galveston County Detention Center before you will be permitted to send mail to them.

Sending Money

The Galveston City Jail is rarely ever used. The offender may be in a cell for just under an hour, if that. The offender will NOT have any need for cash during their time in the holding pen. You will want to wait to send cash when they get over to the Galveston County Detention Center.

Phone calls

The offender will not be permitted to make any phone calls until they are officially booked into the Galveston County Detention Center. As previously stated, the Galveston Police Department will bring the offender typically to that facility as it has more manpower.

Visitation

The Galveston City Jail is rarely used. There is NO visitation whatsoever in the Galveston City Jail. You will want to wait until the offender gets transferred, booked, and processed into the Galveston County Detention Center before you will be permitted to visit with them.

Visiting Hours

Monday:
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday:
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday:
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday:
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday:
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday:
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday:
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Holiday:

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