Sweetwater County Detention Center, WY Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: April 24, 2020
Sweetwater County Detention Center

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Opened since 1984, Sweetwater County Detention Center is a medium-security detention center located in Rock Springs, Wyoming. This facility was originally designed to house a total of 200 inmates, but by 2004, the Sweetwater County Detention Center experienced over a 240% increase in the average daily population for the facility and needed to expand.

Currently, 40 Corrections Deputies, 5 Corrections Sergeants, and 1 Lieutenant are responsible for providing safe and secure housing for inmates being held in the custody of the Sweetwater County Detention Center.

Sweetwater County Detention Center offers a Jail Alternatives Program which offers alternative programs to qualifying inmates. Such alternatives include Work Release, Community Service, and Electronic Home Monitoring.

Sweetwater County Detention Center - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Sweetwater County Detention Center

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    50140 Highway 191 South, Rock Springs, WY, 82901

  • Phone

    307-352-4900, 307-352-4935

  • Capacity

    200

  • City

    Rock Springs

  • Postal Code

    82901

  • State

    Wyoming

  • Country

    Sweetwater County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Sweetwater County Detention Center

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    50140 Highway 191 South, Rock Springs, WY, 82901

  • Phone

    307-352-4900, 307-352-4935

  • Capacity

    200

  • Country

    Sweetwater County

  • City

    Rock Springs

  • Postal Code

    82901

  • State

    Wyoming

  • Official Website

    Website

Sweetwater County Sheriffs Office - Green River

  • Address

    80 West Flaming Gorge Way, Green River, Wyoming, 82935

  • Phone

    307-872-3870

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To search for an inmate housed at Sweetwater County Detention Center, click here This report lists the names and basic information of each inmate and is updated every 15 minutes.

Send a Mail/Package

Inmates at Sweetwater County Detention Center 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.

If no return address is available, unauthorized mail will be stored in the inmate's locker until the inmate's release.

When addressing the envelope to an inmate, use the following format:

Name of the Inmate
C/O Sweetwater County Detention Center
50140 Highway 191 South, Rock Springs, WY, 82901

Magazines and books may be sent to an inmate if they are directly from the publisher. Inmates are not allowed to be mailed packages, although family and friends can order them items and goods through iCare.

Sending Money

The Sweetwater County Detention Center accepts money for inmates 24 hours a day via the kiosk in the jail lobby. The kiosk accepts cash and credit/debit cards. Money orders will be accepted through the mail. All money orders must be made out to "Sweetwater County Detention Center". Money can also be sent to the inmate’s account online using JPay services.

The Sweetwater County Detention Center does not accept personal checks for inmates.

Phone Calls

Inmates are allowed to make outgoing calls using the phone system, SECURUS Technologies. All of the calls are prepaid, and you can add funds to your inmate’s account anytime. If you have questions about setting up an account, you can call Sweetwater County Detention Center at 307-352-4900, 307-352-4935.

Visitation Rules

Visitation occurs via video from the visitor’s home/device or in the lobby of the Sweetwater County Community Justice Center which is located at 50140 Highway 191 South, Rock Springs, WY, 82901. Inmates are usually allowed one 40-minute visits per week. Each inmate may have two visitors at a time.

ONSITE video visitation:

  • Once per week per inmate

  • You can schedule an appointment online or at the Sweetwater County Detention Center lobby

  • Minors (under 18 years of age) must be supervised by an approved adult during the entire duration of the visit.

  • Anyone appearing to be under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol will not be allowed to visit

  • All visitors must wear appropriate clothing including shoes and shirts.

  • Jail staff may refuse a visit due to inappropriate dress or conduct while visiting

To be eligible for an OFFSITE video visitation you must:

Offsite visitors must provide their own equipment and the necessary internet connections to participate in video visiting.

Visitation must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance, but no more than 14 days in advance.

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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