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Mesa City Jail
130 North Robson
Mesa, AZ 85201-6697

To locate or find information about an inmate in the Mesa City Jail, call the jail at 602-876-0322 or look them up on the official Inmate Search Jail Roster for Maricopa County.

For information on any of the inmate services such as inmate visitation, receiving phone calls, sending an inmate a letter, a text, an email, money, commissary or anything else, click on any of the green 'inmate services' buttons above.

If you are still having trouble finding an inmate, you can usually find them in the database of any of the inmate service companies linked above.


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About the Mesa City Jail

The Mesa City Jail, located in the city of Mesa, in Maricopa County, Arizona is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 1000 Bookings, with a daily average of 50 Inmates and a staff of 12.
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 Mesa 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 Mesa City Jail are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Maricopa County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Mesa 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 Arizona 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.

How Do You Communicate with an Inmate in the Mesa City Jail by Phone

Follow these instructions on how to open an account with GTL Connect Network (aka Viapath Technologies)

  • Advance Pay - This phone account allows you to prepay so that your inmate can call you (and only you) whenever he/she wants and the cost of each call is deducted from your balance. You can even be notified by text when your balance gets low. You still have the option of accepting or rejecting each call.
  • Pin Debit  -  This option allows you to fund an inmate's commissary account and lets him pay for phone calls to you and others with the money. You will have no control over who your inmate calls.
  • Voicemail  -  You can leave a secure voicemail without having to contact the facility. When you call the local phone number for a facility offering Inmate Voicemail (call Customer Service at 877-650-4249 to get the local voicemail number for Mesa City Jail, you will be informed of the cost for leaving a message. To leave your message, simply select the inmate by ID number. Then, record your voicemail.

For full instructions on the Mesa City Jail Inmate Phone System, what the costs are, how it works, and tips and guidelines on rules, regulations and saving money on calls, check out our Inmate Phones Page.


 

Third Party Jail Inmate Services for Mesa City Jail

Communication and Monetary Services for Family and Friends of Inmates

Gone are the days where Mesa City Jail supervised their own phone system, mail system, visitation, commissary and inmate money deposit systems. Jails throughout the United States are now partnering with high tech companies to provide and manage these servives for them and the jail in Maricopa County is no different.

Everything from video calls, to messages to visitation, and even digital mail and money deposits can be done from your home computer or personal device. Inmates in Mesa City Jail, if they don't already, will soon have their own personal tablets for watching movies, TV shows, access to educational and and legal information, and more.

As Mesa City Jail adds these services, JAILEXCHANGE will add them to our pages, helping you access the services and answering your questions about how to use them and what they cost.

You can check out this information now by going to the: Family Info page, Visit Inmate page, Inmate Mail page, Inmate Phone page, Send Money page, Inmate Bail page, Mugshots page, Text/Email an Inmate page, Commissary page, Remote Visits page, or the Tablet Rental page. 

Cities and Towns in Maricopa County

People arrested by police and deputies in the following cities and towns are served by the Maricopa County Jail System:

Apache Junction, Avondale, Buckeye, Carefree, Cave Creek, Chandler, El Mirage, Fountain Hills, Gila Bend, Gilbert, Glendale, Goodyear, Guadalupe, Litchfield Park, Mesa, Paradise Valley, Peoria, Phoenix, Queen Creek, Scottsdale. Surprise, Tempe, Tolleson, Wickenburg, Youngtown 

Mesa City Jail

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Arizona Maricopa 50


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

130 North Robson
Mesa, AZ 85201-6697


TELEPHONE NUMBER

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
Central Arizona Florence Correctional Complex
P.O. Box 6300
Florence, AZ 85132


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Frequently Asked Questions

How many inmates are in the Mesa City Jail in Arizona?
There are 50 inmates in the Mesa City Jail in Arizona. While that is what they are approved to have incarcerated at any one time, they have on occasion had to add additional beds, even having inmates sleep on the floor when overcrowding becomes an issue. When possible, Mesa City Jail will temporarily transfer some inmates to a neighboring facility, or if necessary, release some offenders from custody. Learn more about how to search for a specific inmate in the Mesa City Jail.

How many people get arrested and booked into the Mesa City Jail in Arizona every year?
In 2021, a total of 1000 offenders were booked into the Mesa City Jail in Arizona. That is less than previous years, mostly due to restrictions related to the COVID pandemic. As of April 2022, the number of arrests and bookings are returning to normal, which means they are running higher than 2021. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Mesa City Jail.

How many people work at the Mesa City Jail in Arizona?
The Mesa City Jail maintains a staff of approximately 12. Staff positions include correction officers, maintenance, clerical, kitchen workers and management. Arizona law allows for inmates to work alongside the paid staff during their incarceration, saving the facility money. Even though the inmates are paid, the cost is less than 15% of what a normal worker from the outside would be paid.

Does the Mesa City Jail in Arizona have an inmate search or jail roster to see who is in custody?
Yes, the Mesa City Jail in Arizona has an Inmate Search Roster feature. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Mesa City Jail. When you get to this page click on the big green button that reads 'OFFICIAL Mesa City Jail INMATE LIST'. After clicking on the link, type in the offender's name and then click 'search'. You can always call and speak to someone on the staff at 602-876-0322 if you are have further questions. In most cases the Inmate Roster provides information about the inmate's bond, criminal charges, mugshot, and even their release date, as long as they are not being sent to a Arizona prison or the US Bureau of Prisons to serve a sentence that is longer than one year.

What is the address and phone number of the Mesa City Jail in Arizona?
The Mesa City Jail address and phone number is: 130 North Robson
Mesa, AZ 85201-6697. Their phone number is 602-876-0322. To find out the address for sending an inmate mail, sending newspapers, magazines or care packages, learn more about how to mail an inmate in the Mesa City Jail.

Where do I found out all the inmate services at Mesa City Jail, such as visitation policy and schedule, how the inmate phone system works, emailing an inmate, and sending them money to buy things in commissary?
Here is where you get direct access to all the information you need for Mesa City Jail inmate services: Learn more about how to visit an inmate in the Mesa City Jail. Learn more about how to get phone calls from an inmate in the Mesa City Jail. Learn more about how to text/email an inmate in the Mesa City Jail. Learn more about how to send money to an inmate in the Mesa City Jail. Learn more about how to mail an inmate and what's allowed in the Mesa City Jail. Learn more about inmate commissary in the Mesa City Jail.

How do I bail or bond an inmate out of the Mesa City Jail?
Call 602-876-0322 for the type of bond and any information that is required for a particular individual at Mesa City Jail. A bond is set according to a court-approved schedule. You will either have to pay a cash bail, or put up a private, surety or a property bond to guarantee to the court that the defendant will return on their assigned court date. Learn more about how to bail or bond out an inmate in the Mesa City Jail.

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