Communicating with an Inmate Housed at the Hillsborough County Jail - Falkenburg Road in Florida
If you have a family member, friend or loved one at the Falkenburg Road jail, this information will walk you through everything you need to know about mail, telephone calls and sending money.
At anytime, you may send a letter to an inmate using U.S Postal Service only. When writing, please address your envelope in the following way:
- Inmate's Name
- Falkenburg Road Jail
- 520 Falkenburg Road
- Tampa, FL. 33619
The jail receives U.S Postal Service mail Monday through Saturday. Before an inmate receives their letter, jail staff with open and inspect it first for contraband. Contraband is anything that's illegal to import and export. If an inmate is receiving legal or privileged mail, it will be opened and inspected with the inmate present.
If you would like to send money to an inmate, you may send money orders, travelers checks, cashier's check or a government check. Please include the following information on your check or money order.
- Inmates Name
- Booking Number
- You name and address
All money deposits may take between 24 to 96 hours to complete. If you don't know the booking number of an inmate, you may use the jail's online search tool to find that information. Just enter the inmate's name, enter the provided security code and the booking number will be listed next to the inmates name.
If you'd like to talk to an inmate on the phone, the inmate may call you from the jail. An inmate can call you between the hours of 7:00AM to 10:00PM. You cannot call the jail to talk to an inmate and messages will not be delivered.
In order to receive your call, you need to set up an account with CenturyLink by calling 1-888-664-7839. All these calls are billed to your local phone company. If you would like to pay for the calls through a pre-paid account, call 1-888-506-8047 or visit the ICSolutions website to set up your account. You're also given the option of crediting the calls to an inmate's account by calling 1-888-888-8413.
At times, there may be limits on the length of calls, hours of availability, monthly minutes and total of calls made in a month. The calls will be monitored and recorded with an inmate voice validation. If your telephone company doesn't have an agreement with CenturyLink, or you're past due on certain phone service bills, than you may be blocked from receiving an inmate call. If you're experiencing this type of situation, you can still set up an account through ICSolutions.
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