Polk County Jail, TN Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: March 24, 2020
Polk County Jail

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

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

Polk County Jail offender search: Description, Release Date, Eye Color, Bookings, Bail Amount, Booking Number, Current Location, Complaint, Who's in jail, Mugshots, Jail Roster, Arrests, Court, Projected Release Date, Bond, Code, Issuing Auth, Booking Date.

The Polk County Jail is home to over 154 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 Polk County Jail employs over 150 staff members.

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

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

Polk County Jail - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Polk County Jail

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    PO Box1189, Benton, TN, 37307

  • Phone

    423-338-4540, 423-338-8215

  • Capacity

    154

  • City

    Benton

  • Postal Code

    37307

  • State

    Tennessee

  • Country

    Polk County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Polk County Jail

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    PO Box1189, Benton, TN, 37307

  • Phone

    423-338-4540, 423-338-8215

  • Capacity

    154

  • Country

    Polk County

Polk County Sheriff's Office

  • Address

    161 Industrial Access Circle, Benton, Tennessee, 37307

  • Phone

    423-338-8215

  • Fax

    423-338-4541

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 Polk County Jail? Do not know where to begin your search?

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

Polk County Law Enforcement Center

Attention Inmate: {inmate Full Name]

PO Box1189, Benton, TN, 37307

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

Phone Calls

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

Polk 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 Polk 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

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Nearby Jail/Prison

Other Types of Correctional Facilities in Texas