Black Hawk County Jail, IA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: April 10, 2020
Black Hawk County Jail

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The Black Hawk County Jail is home to over 280 inmates. 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 Black Hawk County Jail employs over 150 staff members.

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

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

Black Hawk County Jail - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Black Hawk County Jail

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    225 East 6th Street, Waterloo, IA, 50703

  • Phone

    319-291-2587

  • Capacity

    280

  • City

    Waterloo

  • Postal Code

    50703

  • State

    Iowa

  • Country

    Black Hawk County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Black Hawk County Jail

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    225 East 6th Street, Waterloo, IA, 50703

  • Phone

    319-291-2587

  • Capacity

    280

  • Country

    Black Hawk County

  • City

    Waterloo

  • Postal Code

    50703

  • State

    Iowa

  • Official Website

    Website

Black Hawk County Sheriffs Office / Black Hawk County Jail

  • Address

    225 East 6th Street, Waterloo, Iowa, 50703

  • Phone

    319-291-2587

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 Black Hawk County Jail? Do not know where to begin your search?

You can, of course, contact the Black Hawk 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 Black Hawk 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 Black Hawk 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 Black Hawk County Jail, please make the envelope out to the following address:

Black Hawk County Law Enforcement Center

Attention Inmate: {inmate Full Name]

225 East 6th Street, Waterloo, IA, 50703

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 Black Hawk 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 Black Hawk County Jail, But the funds are typically in there the same day as you deposited them.

Phone Calls

The Black Hawk 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 Black Hawk 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 Black Hawk County Jail, you will be responsible for paying any and all fees that come along with the phone call.

Black Hawk 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 Black Hawk 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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