Polk County Juvenile Detention, WI Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: April 25, 2020
Polk County Juvenile Detention

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  • 100 Polk Plaza Suite 50, Balsam Lake, WI, 54810
  • 715-485-8434

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Built-in 2003, the Polk County Juvenile Detention is a medium-security detention center located in Balsam Lake, Wisconsin. The Polk County Juvenile Detention’s mission is to keep the public safe through custody and control of inmates while maintaining a safe, humane, and secure environment for inmates, staff, and the community.

Polk County Juvenile Detention provides its inmates basic services including meals, medical and mental health care, clothing and linens, laundry, visitation, mail and telephone privileges, recreation, religious programs, and access to courts and attorneys.

Polk County Juvenile Detention operations are overseen by Jail Captain. The other roles at this facility include four Sergeants, 22 full-time jailers, and five part-time jailers.

Polk County Juvenile Detention - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Polk County Juvenile Detention

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    100 Polk Plaza Suite 50, Balsam Lake, WI, 54810

  • Phone

    715-485-8434

  • City

    Balsam Lake

  • Postal Code

    54810

  • State

    Wisconsin

  • Country

    Polk County

  • Facility Name

    Polk County Juvenile Detention

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    100 Polk Plaza Suite 50, Balsam Lake, WI, 54810

  • Phone

    715-485-8434

  • Country

    Polk County

  • City

    Balsam Lake

  • Postal Code

    54810

  • State

    Wisconsin

Polk County Sheriffs Department / Polk County Jail

  • Address

    1005 West Main Street, Balsam Lake, Wisconsin, 54810

  • Phone

    715-485-8300

  • Fax

    715-485-8310

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

If you are looking for an inmate who is serving time at Polk County Juvenile Detention, search for him or her on this link which is provided by the Polk County Sheriff’s Department. When you find the inmate you are looking for, click on his or her name, and you will see the information you are looking for.

Send a Mail/Package

Inmates at Polk County Juvenile Detention may receive only metered, unstamped, plain white postcards no larger than 4" x 6" as mail. Writing must be in pencil or blue or black ink. Any other mail will be returned to the sender.

Inmate mail can be addressed as follows:

Inmate Name
C/O Polk County Juvenile Detention
100 Polk Plaza Suite 50, Balsam Lake, WI, 54810

Photos may be sent to inmates, but they will be checked to make sure they do not contain nudity, violence, or are gang-related. Hand-drawn pictures from children are allowed, but they must not contain with glitter, glue or tape.

Magazines and books are not allowed to be sent to inmates, with the exception of religious material.

Sending Money

You can send money to an inmate in Polk County Juvenile Detention via a money order. Make sure it is made out to the inmate and you can either drop it off at the jail or send it through the mail. Money can also be deposited to the inmate’s account in person with either cash or a credit card by the use of the kiosk located in the jail lobby. There is a fee of $2.50 per transaction.

Commissary

More than likely, inmates will apply money they receive to their commissary account. Commissary is a jail “store” that sells snacks, candy, playing cards, board games, hygiene products, and more.

Inmates at Polk County Juvenile Detention are given three meals a day, but they also are allowed to purchase snacks and drinks from the commissary if they have money available on their account.

Phone Calls

Inmates booked into the Polk County Juvenile Detention have access to payphones managed by Paytel Communications from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm. Inmates are not allowed to receive phone calls.

If you have problems receiving calls from the Jail, contact 715-485-8434.

Visitation Rules

Visitation at Polk County Juvenile Detention is Monday through Friday 9 AM-6 PM.

Visitors must be on the inmate’s requested visitation sheet and have a valid state-issued ID (minors excluded) or a valid United States Passport. Visits are held in a small room that has about five telephones, which inmates and visitors talk into and see each other through a glass window. All visitations are monitored by staff.

Here are some other things to remember:

  • No cell phones are allowed during the visit to Polk County Juvenile Detention.

  • No visitors can be added to the visitation the day of visitation.

  • You must schedule your visits 24 hours in advance.

  • Visitation is Monday through Sunday from 9 am to 8 pm.

  • Visits can also be set up by video.

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.

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