Valdez City Jail Family & Friends Information


Search for an inmate


Valdez City Jail

212 Chenega Ave.
PO Box 307
Valdez, AK 99686


Photos and Videos of Valdez City Jail


Inmate Search, Booking Information & Mugshots

The Inmate Search Page for the Valdez City Jail:
•    Inmate’s Booking Information
•    Inmate’s Mugshot
•    Criminal Charges
•    Bail / Bond Amounts
•    Recent Arrests

Inmate Mail Policies, Address and What can be Mailed

Mail Dos & Do Nots:
•    Mail Policies
•    What Not to Mail
•    What is Allowed?
•    Can You Mail Photos?
•    Electronic Messaging

Inmate Phone Policy & Account Registration 

Calling Friends & Family from Valdez City Jail
•    How Do Inmates Call?
•    What Phone Service Do They Use?
•    What is the Cost?
•    Prepaid Cards or Collect Calls?
•    Emailing Text & Photos

Inmate Accounts, Sending Money & Commissary

Money & Commissary at the Valdez City Jail
•    Adding Money Online / At the Facility / By Mail
•    Minimums & Maximums
•    What Service is Used?
•    Commissary & Care Packs

Inmate Visitation Rules, Schedules & Video Visits

Everything About Valdez City Jail Visitation 
•    Who Can Visit
•    Registration
•    Visitation Schedule
•    Visitation Rules
•    Visitation Dress Code
•    Remote Video Visits

Inmate Bail, Bonds & How it Works

Bail Bonding from the Valdez City Jail
•    How to Bail Bond
•    Where to Bail Bond
•    Bail Bond Agents
•    Self-Release Bonding
•    Bail Bond Cost

About the Valdez City Jail

The Valdez City Jail, located in the city of Valdez, in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 260 Bookings, with a daily average of 13 Inmates and a staff of 3.

Inmates range from low level misdemeanor offenders to those being held and awaiting trial for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder. Therefore, the security level must be high.

Correctional officers in Valdez City Jail are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves, visitors and inmates from violence. 

All of the men and women being held in the Valdez City Jail are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Valdez-Cordova Census Area Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Valdez City Jail also houses inmates arrested by this county’s municipal police departments. 

A full list of the cities and towns can be found below.

Family and Friends of inmates are allowed to:
•    Receive phone calls from the inmates, 
•    Provide them with commissary money
•    Receive and send them mail
•    Schedule a time to visit. 

Convicted and Sentenced Inmates

When an inmate is convicted and sentenced to a year or more, they are transferred to the Alaska State Prison System or the Federal Bureau of Prisons.  

Inmates that are convicted of a misdemeanor and/or sentenced to less than one year of a state crime serve their time in the jail. 

Illegal immigrants convicted of a state or federal crime will first do their time, then may be transferred into ICE custody for deportation.

Valdez City Jail

Alaska Valdez-Cordova Census Area 13


212 Chenega Ave.
PO Box 307
Valdez, AK 99686





Inmate's First and Last Name
c/o Valdez Community Jail
PO Box 307
Valdez, AK 99686

Valdez-Cordova Census Area INMATE SEARCH OPTIONS

This facility, known as "Valdez City Jail" is also known as Valdez Community Jail, Valdez Police Department, Valdez City Jail , Valdez City Jail , Alaska, Valdez-Cordova Census Area.