The Duval County Jail Pre-Trial Detention Facility
in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, like all jails is a maximum security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level is as high as is it is in any maximum security state prison. Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in Duval County Jail Pre-Trial Detention Facility
are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence.
The men, women and juveniles being held in the Duval County Jail Pre-Trial Detention Facility
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Duval County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less. When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the Florida Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Duval County Jail Pre-Trial Detention Facility
are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities. The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.
The other jail facilities in Duval County, Florida are: Duval County Montgomery Correctional Center
, Duval County Jail Community Transition Center
. In addition, Duval County houses the following juvenile facility: Duval Regional Juvenile Detention Center
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Duval County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Duval County Jail Pre-Trial Detention Facility
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Duval County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Duval County Jail Pre-Trial Detention Facility Inmate Search
Duval County Department of Corrections - PDF
Inmate mail (use Name and Jail Number)
500 East Adams
Jacksonville, FL 32202
The PDF is where inmates are housed from their arrest until the court finishes with their case. It also houses federal, juvenile, state sentenced and county sentenced inmates.
Inmates are allowed 2 hour visits from 8 AM to 10 PM.
The first letter of the inmate's last name determines the visitation day. ABC - Sunday, DEFG - Monday, HIJ - Tuesday, KLM - Wednesday, NOPQR - Thursday, STUV - Friday, WXYZ - Saturday. Visitation will be limited to two visitors (one adult and one child).