Jail Exchange, Every Jail, Every Prison, Every Facility in the Country
Skip Navigation LinksCounty Jails > Florida > Escambia > Escambia County Jail

+Straight Up Answers

Time Inmate Visitation So it Works

Many jails provide a variety of visitation options during the week and you should take advantage of this if you can. Though your inmate will be thrilled to see you at any time, strategic scheduling can make a big difference in the quality of the visit. Time of Day Choose a time that he or […]

4 Things to Avoid During An Arrest

Only an attorney should advise you of your individual arrest situation but in general, these four suggestions may help stabilize your situation. Don't try and argue your way out. In most cases, by the time the cuffs come out, there is no turning back. Arguing, negotiating, and continuing to try to avoid arrest will do […]

Getting a Felon's Voting Rights Restored in Louisiana

Voting is one of the most fundamental rights given to American citizens, however, once convicted of a felony, whether or not that right will be restored to you is up to the state that you reside in. The laws for Louisiana include: If You've Been Charged You cannot vote in Louisiana if you are incarcerated […]

Are Penalties Stiffer For Selling Drugs in a Drug-Free School Zone?

Being accused of dealing drugs or having enough in your possession for resale is a serious situation, but many states have also implemented additional penalties for drug situations near a school. Each state sets its own rules about this, but in most cases it is a higher grade of felony with longer sentences. What is […]

What is an Inmate Money or Commissary Account?

Most jails and prisons in America allow friends and family members of inmates to make deposits to inmate money accounts. They are set up to give the inmate access to various services including commissary purchases and phone use. Some facilities deduct nominal amounts from these accounts for inmate health visits and other jail fees. Commissary […]

The First Few Days of Life after Imprisonment

Society has an expectation that once an inmate is set free he or she can just jump right back into life, but that isn't the way it works. The best way to get back into normal life after incarceration is to take a few baby steps the first few days. Delay the Party Friends and […]

Can a Felon Own a Gun In West Virginia?

West Virginia still requires you to receive a pardon from the governor's office before you can own/possess a gun in that state. Obtaining a pardon in West Virginia is very difficult. Over a recent period of nine different governors, only 131 pardons were granted out of all that applied. An attorney experienced in obtaining felony […]

Can a Felon Possess a Gun In Georgia?

Georgia law is very clear on its position regarding convicted felons in that state owning or possessing firearms: It follows the federal law when it comes to guns and felons. The Basics: With the exception of a felony conviction that is non-violent and related exclusively to a business-related crime, if you have ever been convicted […]

The Truth about Prison Phone Calls

Your inmate needs to stay connected to friends and family. While lots of information can be shared on the phone, precautions must be taken so that everyone involved can avoid having future problems. Phone Calls are Recorded If your inmate wants to discuss the case with you by phone, use extreme caution going forward. The […]

Bio-chemical treatment for Alcohol Addiction

One method of treatment for alcoholism is the bio-chemical method. While other recovery paths concentrate on powerlessness over addictions and the acceptance of a higher power, the bio-chemical treatment places importance on stabilizing the brain's chemistry. It has long been known that certain brain chemicals such as dopamine, serotonin and endorphins

What Happens if You Bond Someone Out and That Person Flees?

In the chaos of an arrest it is easy to get caught up in the moment and race to bail someone out of jail. Bonding someone out is not hard to do, but if that person doesn't show up in court when ordered to do so, your life could become very difficult. Be sure you […]

Parents in Jail: Getting a Preschool-aged Child Ready to Visit

Preschool-aged children are very attached to their parents. If one of them is suddenly arrested and incarcerated it can cause lots of anxiety. Allowing the child to visit the parent can help alleviate those fears but it is important to explain what's coming with age-appropriate discussions. Talk it over immediately Waiting too long to explain […]

Drug Addiction and Anger: Why Should I Do Anything for Him After All He Did?

When your boyfriend was doing drugs, there was chaos everywhere he went. Now that he completed rehab and is in recovery, he might need assistance with a few things to get started again. Putting your anger aside and helping him can provide the following benefits. Self-confidence: Whether he admits it or not, when he was […]

Why Commissary is Important

Commissary funds are deposited to an inmate's account so he or she can purchase personal hygiene items, stationery supplies and snacks. Some lists also offer clothing, electronics, books and phone cards, among other things. A Relief from Hunger Inmates are typically fed two to three meals a day. The ingredients are high in calorie and […]

What if an Inmate Becomes Terminally Ill?

You were handling your husband's incarceration by visiting once a month, writing constantly, and hearing him out during phone calls. Recently he was declared terminally ill, and all you want now is to spend his last few months with him, and you're hoping he can pass surrounded by family. In some states this is becoming […]

Hundreds more 'Straight Up Answers'...

The Escambia County Jail in Pensacola, Escambia 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 Escambia County Jail 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 Escambia County Jail are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Escambia 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 Escambia County Jail 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. In addition, Escambia County houses the following juvenile facility: Escambia 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: Escambia County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Escambia County Jail Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Escambia County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.

Escambia County Jail Inmate Search

Escambia County Corrections

Florida Escambia 1,600
1700 W Leonard St
Pensacola, FL 32501
Inmate's first and last name - booking #
Escambia County Jail
P. O. Box 17800
Pensacola, FL 32522-7789


1. The schedule varies for each inmate. Make sure you understand the schedule for your inmate. 

2. Visitors must arrive 30-45 minutes prior to visit, depending on the inmate's unit, in order to register for that day's visit.

3. The inmate must submit a visitor list prior to any visit. No more than five names can be on each inmate's list.

4. Visitors can not call the jail to confirm if they are on the inmate's visitor list. They must confirm with their inmate.

5. Make sure you read and understand the Visitor's Instructions. It is your responsibility, not the jail's. Call the jail at 904-436-9650 if you have any questions. 


Drastically Reduce the Cost of Calls from Your Out of State Inmate

Most facilities contract with a third-party company so you can fund prepaid calls, but if those calls are long distance, it can become cost-prohibitive. Luckily there is a way to pay local call rates for long-distance calls on a prepaid service. First, Do Some Very Basic Research Find out the area code for the jail […]

Consequences of Introducing Contraband

It might be tempting to bring your inmate something from the outside, but doing so can have very serious consequences. If your inmate asks you to bring something illegal into the facility, he or she is not thinking clearly, therefore, it is up to you to be strong and not get the both of you […]

Inmate Care Packages and How They Work

If your inmate is incarcerated in a jail that offers a care package program, you can have some fun surprising your inmate from time to time with a box full of things that you've personally selected for him or her. The Basics Inmate care packages are boxes or bags that are pre-filled with items from […]

Average Prison Sentence Per Offense

The one thing that is consistent about US prison sentences is their inconsistency. Each state sets its own rules to use for each criminal offense. The more serious crimes, called felonies, are typically given longer sentences, while less serious crimes, called misdemeanors have shorter sentences. Taking a life — A premeditated murder can result

What is an Interstate Compact Agreement for a Felon?

An Interstate Compact request made while you are on probation or parole can take a long time, but there is no other way to have your supervision transferred from one state to another without it. Here are some of the basics that apply to most cases. Your probation/parole officer does not have to agree to […]

Can a Felon Possess a Gun In Georgia?

Georgia law is very clear on its position regarding convicted felons in that state owning or possessing firearms: It follows the federal law when it comes to guns and felons. The Basics: With the exception of a felony conviction that is non-violent and related exclusively to a business-related crime, if you have ever been convicted […]

Getting a Felon's Voting Rights Restored in Massachusetts

Voting is one of the most fundamental rights given to American citizens, but that right can be lost if you're a convicted felon. It's up to the each state to decide their laws about restoring rights. The laws for Massachusetts include: If You're Charged If you've been charged with a crime, but have not yet […]

Checking In To Prison – Aaron's Story

When the judge sentenced me to six months in the county jail, my first thought was about my family. Without me there to work and pay the bills, my wife and kids would lose the apartment. My attorney spoke up right away and asked the judge to allow me to check in at a later […]

How to Send a Book to an Inmate

Almost all jails and prisons require that books be sent to inmates directly from the publisher or a reputable online vendor, such as Amazon.com or BarnesandNoble.com. This requirement actually makes it simpler for you because you can compare prices easily and avoid shopping trips away from home or work and packaging time. How to Order […]

Restrictions on Greeting Cards for Inmates

Understanding what jails mean by "plain" cards and why they require them helps ensure your inmate's holiday or greeting cards arrive on time. The facility's website might have a vague statement about only sending "plain" cards, or there might be no instruction at all. It is only when your card is returned unopened to you […]

Can a Felon Own a Gun In New Mexico?

Generally speaking, federal law makes it a crime for a convicted felon to own or possess a gun or ammunition. If you were convicted of a federal felony crime, you must receive a presidential pardon if you are to ever own a firearm again. Some states, however, have specifically designed laws regarding felons convicted of […]

What Does a 15 Years to Life Sentence Mean?

A sentence of 15 years to life, 25 years to life or similar sounding words all mean the same thing. The only difference is the time frame. What the Number Means The number in the sentence indicates the minimum number of years the inmate must serve before he or she can be considered for parole. […]

Fun Ideas for Inmate Mail

Writing to your inmate is an invaluable way to communicate. You'll have your share of serious life issues letters, but here are some fun ways to entertain each other through letters. These can be done on postcards, too. Top 5 + 5 = 10 Each of you make a list of your favorite five things […]

Can a Felon Possess a Gun In California?

California law allows some convicted felons to own or possess guns. Federal law still makes it a crime to do so, and in some cases the feds have pursued prosecution of those who possess guns in states that permit it. Only an attorney should advise you on this matter, but the basics of California laws […]

4 Things to Avoid During An Arrest

Only an attorney should advise you of your individual arrest situation but in general, these four suggestions may help stabilize your situation. Don't try and argue your way out. In most cases, by the time the cuffs come out, there is no turning back. Arguing, negotiating, and continuing to try to avoid arrest will do […]

Hundreds more 'Straight Up Answers'...

Comment or Ask a Question.
No registration required.

Comments 13

  1. Tim Latner Sun, Feb 10 2013 10:39 PM

    Where do I go to leave an inmate some money.

  2. jim Sun, Apr 14 2013 9:14 PM

    Escambia Sheriff has held Joshua Welch without charges for over 72 hours, this violates state law, Joshua Welch has not been charged nor bail set. These crimes that the Prosecutors are comitting needs to be stopped at once

  3. susan Sat, May 04 2013 1:50 PM

    how do i register to video visit an inmate

  4. Michael Wed, May 15 2013 2:10 PM

    How does the jail work with a sex offender?

  5. Thomasen Sat, Jan 28 2017 4:50 AM

    lxrxbdu http://www.costa-anatomicas.es/ http://www.planie.es/ http://www.13congresoppandaluz.es/ http://www.casafuentesdeinvierno.es/ http://www.mantenimientodejardines.com.es/ [url=http://www.casafuentesdeinvierno.es/]levitra sin receta[/url] [url=http://www.responsabilidadmedica.es/]viagra sin receta[/url] [url=http://www.autoescuelaalcon.es/]cialis precio[/url] [url=http://www.chinavibratoryhammer.es/]viagra o levitra[/url] [url=http://www.costa-anatomicas.es/]super kamagra[/url]

  6. Thomasen Sat, Jan 28 2017 9:29 AM

    tcroxts http://www.turismolastminute.it/240-vans-bordeaux-camoscio.html http://www.caminowatch.fr/adidas-gazelle-femme-serpent-284.html http://www.flight-ilfilm.it/timberland-chukka-orange.html http://www.biotoxen.it/602-cappelli-new-york-invernali.php http://www.ecoraid.fr/486-nike-free-run-homme-promo.php [url=http://www.semioticamente.it/buy-nike-sb-online-europe]Buy Nike Sb Online Europe[/url] [url=http://www.clinicaviaemilia.it/free-run-3.0-v4-aliexpress-042]Free Run 3.0 V4 Aliexpress[/url] [url=http://www.hotelcentrevalleebleue.fr/036-new-balance-bleu-gris-rose.html]New Balance Bleu Gris Rose[/url] [url=http://www.microquadcopter.fr/converse-haute-grise-121]Converse Haute Grise[/url] [url=http://www.casevacanzesottoalduomo.it/air-max-90-mesh-black-372.php]Air Max 90 Mesh Black[/url]

  7. Thomasen Thu, Feb 09 2017 6:02 PM

    gtsqyho http://www.rcaraumo.es/nike-cortez-en-el-salvador-208.html http://www.younes.es/369-nike-air-max-mujeres-2015 http://www.sanjuandelamata.es/252-nike-free-rn-cmtr.html http://www.colegio-sanfranciscojavier.es/631-timberland-baratas-para-mujer.html http://www.tacadetinta.es/camisas-abercrombie-para-hombre [url=http://www.batalladefloreslaredo.es/oakley-jupiter-carbon-365]Oakley Jupiter Carbon[/url] [url=http://www.tacadetinta.es/camisa-abercrombie]Camisa Abercrombie[/url] [url=http://www.colegio-sanfranciscojavier.es/467-timberland-hombre-2017.html]Timberland Hombre 2017[/url] [url=http://www.bristol.com.es/zapatos-nike-force-one-962.html]Zapatos Nike Force One[/url] [url=http://www.aspasi.es/914-zapatillas-saucony-precios.htm]Zapatillas Saucony Precios[/url]

  8. CurtisPaf Fri, Feb 17 2017 12:51 PM

    qqqinys http://www.batalladefloreslaredo.es/oakley-sunglasses-womens-090 http://www.lubpsico.es/adidas-gazelle-rojas-812.html http://www.dekodery.eu/nike-sb-janoski-ni-os.html http://www.younes.es/967-zapatillas-air-max-hombre-rojas http://www.cuadros-famosos.es/405-sudaderas-lacoste-segunda-mano.html [url=http://www.lubpsico.es/adidas-stan-smith-leopardo-843.html]Adidas Stan Smith Leopardo[/url] [url=http://www.lubpsico.es/ultra-boost-adidas-uncaged-582.html]Ultra Boost Adidas Uncaged[/url] [url=http://www.grupoitealbacete.es/040-puma-clyde.html]Puma Clyde[/url] [url=http://www.sanjuandelamata.es/940-nike-roshe-run-hombre-originales.html]Nike Roshe Run Hombre Originales[/url] [url=http://www.batalladefloreslaredo.es/oakley-inmate-polarized-694]Oakley Inmate Polarized[/url]

  9. RichardHali Sun, Feb 19 2017 4:34 PM

    vxyytbx http://www.giantfang.co.uk/air-force-1-white-gum-sole-522 http://www.lanarkunitedfc.co.uk/952-nike-air-max-90-all-black http://www.northhampshireenterprise.co.uk/nike-janoski-lunarlon-black-346.html http://www.lanarkunitedfc.co.uk/024-air-max-90-ultra-infrared-2016 http://www.giantfang.co.uk/air-force-1-low-white-gum-441 [url=http://www.realmortgagefinance.co.uk/nike-shox-r4-black-766.php]Nike Shox R4 Black[/url] [url=http://www.lanarkunitedfc.co.uk/252-nike-air-max-90-all-blue]Nike Air Max 90 All Blue[/url] [url=http://www.custard-online.co.uk/785-adidas-cap-white-and-gold.html]Adidas Cap White And Gold[/url] [url=http://www.accomlink.co.uk/adidas-nmd-r1-black-mesh-615]Adidas Nmd R1 Black Mesh[/url] [url=http://www.jlapressureulcerpartnership.co.uk/reebok-newport-classic-846.htm]Reebok Newport Classic[/url]

  10. RichardHali Thu, Feb 23 2017 12:53 PM

    hqlgxjm http://www.lanarkunitedfc.co.uk/836-nike-air-max-90-essential-orange http://www.accomlink.co.uk/adidas-tubular-nova-cardboard-497 http://www.oxforddynamics.co.uk/242-vans-high-tops.htm http://www.directoryoffinance.co.uk/897-asics-shoes-online-uk.html http://www.frankluckham.co.uk/adidas-superstar-red-mens-366.php [url=http://www.giantfang.co.uk/nike-air-max-2016-mens-black-832]Nike Air Max 2016 Mens Black[/url] [url=http://www.youthopinionsunite.co.uk/adidas-gazelle-og-light-maroon-338.php]Adidas Gazelle Og Light Maroon[/url] [url=http://www.giantfang.co.uk/air-huarache-utility-premium-447]Air Huarache Utility Premium[/url] [url=http://www.marrandmacgregor.co.uk/539-adidas-yeezy-350-boost-moonrock.html]Adidas Yeezy 350 Boost Moonrock[/url] [url=http://www.directoryoffinance.co.uk/158-asics-black-leather-womens-shoes.html]Asics Black Leather Womens Shoes[/url]

  11. CurtisPaf Fri, Feb 24 2017 7:00 AM

    otyomkd http://www.wvaegir.nl/adidas-superstar-wit-dames-maat-38-401.php http://www.pietjebelldemusical.nl/870-adidas-schoenen-sale-online.html http://www.lagh-bremen.de/puma-suede-platform-white-286.php http://www.jcmetro.nl/adidas-originals-groen-968.asp http://www.nikeflyknitkaufen.de/air-force-flyknit-rot-219 [url=http://www.leserlichundhoerich.de/nike-air-max-1-premium-women-554.php]Nike Air Max 1 Premium Women[/url] [url=http://www.nikeflyknitkaufen.de/nike-flyknit-tr-5-107]Nike Flyknit Tr 5[/url] [url=http://www.gisela-immich.de/541-nike-cortez-bronze-amazon]Nike Cortez Bronze Amazon[/url] [url=http://www.hannover-cms.de/074-abercrombie-zweibrücken]Abercrombie Zweibrücken[/url] [url=http://www.srbijaleverkusen.de/roshe-run-damen-blau-161.php]Roshe Run Damen Blau[/url]

  12. Thomasen Sat, Feb 25 2017 8:49 AM

    nzzjxyn http://www.c-p-c.fr/150-adidas-stan-smith-femme-pas-cher.htm http://www.mis-printed.se/165-rosa-timberland-dam.html http://www.berwynmountainpress.co.uk/adidas-yeezy-boost-350-v2-black-white-048.html http://www.sanysad.es/nike-shox-r5-038.html http://www.tarvisioscacchi.it/700-adidas-gazelle-rosa.html [url=http://www.thenetgate.it/495-nike-kobe-ix]Nike Kobe Ix[/url] [url=http://www.aletourist.nu/830-puma-spor-ayakkabı-modelleri-ve-fiyatları.htm]Puma Spor Ayakkabı Modelleri Ve Fiyatları[/url] [url=http://www.tarvisioscacchi.it/644-adidas-tubular-nere-e-bianche.html]Adidas Tubular Nere E Bianche[/url] [url=http://www.teenie-dancer.de/544-nike-hyperdunk-id-2017.html]Nike Hyperdunk Id 2017[/url] [url=http://www.sposobynazdrowie.pl/446-vans-na-nogach.php]Vans Na Nogach[/url]

  13. CurtisPaf Sun, Feb 26 2017 2:20 AM

    zqvvlur http://www.gisela-immich.de/211-nike-cortez-damen-grün http://www.kluvetnng58-62.nl/nike-air-max-kind-692.php http://www.leserlichundhoerich.de/air-max-1-limited-edition-911.php http://www.zabergaeuspiegel.de/313-adidas-originals-größe-37.html http://www.o-ton-frankfurt.de/adidas-dunkelblau-pink-157.html [url=http://www.srbijaleverkusen.de/nike-roshe-run-damen-pink-angezogen-614.php]Nike Roshe Run Damen Pink Angezogen[/url] [url=http://www.ojc-backstage.nl/488-converse-maat-25-blauw.php]Converse Maat 25 Blauw[/url] [url=http://www.liedjegeene.nl/nike-air-presto-qs-safari-600.php]Nike Air Presto Qs Safari[/url] [url=http://www.thewebferrets.nl/nike-air-force-suede-grijs-492.html]Nike Air Force Suede Grijs[/url] [url=http://www.hipcatclub.de/vans-schuhe-blau-805.htm]Vans Schuhe Blau[/url]

Post a comment


© 2014 Johnny Ex, Inc. All rights reserved.