Inmate Mail

Inmate Mail Regulations

  • All letters and correspondence for inmates must be sent through the United States Postal Service.
  • Full name and return address must be on envelope or mail will not be delivered to the inmate.
  • Certified or Registered mail will not be delivered to or from the Post Office by jail staff.
  • Monetary funds for inmates must be mailed as a money order or cashier's check - do not send cash or personal checks.

Returning Mail

Mail will be returned to sender if it contains any of the following:
  • Polaroid type pictures.
  • Pictures or drawings of nude, obscene, or sexually explicit material.
  • Stamps, stationery, or envelopes.
  • Magazines, newspapers, soft cover books, and similar items which are not sent directly from the publisher and pre-approved in writing by Corrections Sergeant.
  • Hardbound books.
  • Padded, musical, electronic, or laminated greeting cards.
  • Non-paper material, including corrugated cardboard.
  • Food or clothing items.
  • Foreign/unidentifiable substances.
  • Threats of physical harm against a person, blackmail, extortion, or any other criminal activity.
  • Plans to escape, or depictions or description of blueprints or operational details on an institutions security.
  • Material that threatens or is detrimental to the security, safe operation, or discipline of the facility.
  • Plans which indicate criminal activity or violation of jail rules.
  • Correspondence that is in code.
  • Gang related material.
  • Mail from another Penal Institution.
  • Mail that violates a No Contact order, Protection Order, or any other court order prohibiting communication with an inmate.