Scott County Jail, IL Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: May 11, 2020
Scott County Jail

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In 2007, the facility went under a big expansion that went from being able to hold up to 585 inmates at once to what they can house now. This was due to the need for meeting city life.

The Scott County Jail employs over 150 staff members.

The Scott County Jail comes equipped with an operational infirmary that has two part-time nurses, three full-time nurses, and a part-time doctor.

The Scott County Jail also has a fully operational kitchen where all meals are prepared daily.

Scott County Jail - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Scott County Jail

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    101 East Market, Winchester, IL, 62694

  • Phone

    217-742-3141

  • City

    Winchester

  • Postal Code

    62694

  • State

    Illinois

  • Country

    Scott County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Scott County Jail

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    101 East Market, Winchester, IL, 62694

  • Phone

    217-742-3141

  • Country

    Scott County

  • City

    Winchester

  • Postal Code

    62694

  • State

    Illinois

  • Official Website

    Website

Scott County Sheriff's Office

  • Address

    101 East Market Street, Winchester, Illinois, 62694

  • Phone

    217-742-3141

  • Fax

    217-742-5773

  • Email

    [email protected]

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

Trying to locate information on an inmate who is currently behind bars in the Scott County Jail? Do not know where to begin your search?

You can, of course, contact the Scott County Jail directly, but if you do not want to sit on the phone and be transferred through department and department you can find information on inmates directly from your computer or your smartphone.

The inmate roster is available to you on the Scott County official website. You can search the roster by the inmate's full name. You will not need any further pieces of information.

Send a Mail/Package

Inmates in the Scott County Jail can receive magazines, books, newspapers, and even letters from their friends and family.

However, you will need to keep in mind if you plan on sending magazines, books, and newspapers, you will need to send them directly from the publisher. You can do so by using sites such as Amazon. All books are required to be paperback books and new ones. You cannot send hardback books or any books that are used.

If you plan on writing letters to inmates, you will need to always have a return address on every piece of mail you send. Also, you will want to refrain from using any of the following things:

  • Staples

  • Glitter

  • Paper Clips

  • Usage of Crayons

  • Drawings

  • Incriminating Discussions

To send a letter to an inmate in the Scott County Jail, please make the envelope out to the following address:

Scott County Law Enforcement Center

Attention Inmate: {inmate Full Name]

101 East Market, Winchester, IL, 62694

Sending Money

If an inmate requests you to send them funds to their commissary account, you can do so without leaving the comfort of your own home.

The Scott County Jail uses JPay for their money depositing needs. You can deposit funds into an inmates account from their online site, over the phone, or you can go in person.

Keep in mind that it can take up to 3 business days before the money is deposited into the inmate's account at the Scott County Jail, But the funds are typically in there the same day as you deposited them.

Phone Calls

The Scott County Jail allows inmates to use the telephone daily. Inmates will only be allowed to have 15-minute phone conversations. Inmates will be required to call collect.

In order to get a collect call from an inmate in the Scott County Jail, you will need to have a landline. Cell phones cannot receive collect calls.

Also, you will need to keep in mind that when you choose to connect to a collect call from an inmate in the Scott County Jail, you will be responsible for paying any and all fees that come along with the phone call.

Scott County Jail staff will be listening in to every phone call made from the facility. They have the right to disconnect any call they see fit.

Visitation Rules

To visit an inmate in the Scott County Jail, you will need to contact the facility directly to set up a visitation time.

VISITATION 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

Directions

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