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Yuma County Adult Detention Center
200 West Court Street
Yuma, AZ 85364

To locate or find information about an inmate in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center, call the jail at 928-782-9871 or look them up on the official Inmate Search Jail Roster for Yuma 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center

The Yuma County Adult Detention Center, located in the city of Yuma, in Yuma County, Arizona is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 11000 Bookings, with a daily average of 550 Inmates and a staff of 137.
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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Yuma County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Yuma County Adult Detention Center 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 an Inmate Makes a Phone Call to You or Others from Yuma County Adult Detention Center

To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Yuma County do the following:

1. Enroll in an account with Securus Technologies.

2. Choose one of three account types, Securus Debit, Advance Connect or Direct Bill.
3. Choose [facility_name_1}, then connect with your inmate.
4. If you have any questions, call Securus: 972-734-1111 or 800-844-6591.

To find out fees, how to's, calling times, limits on phone calls and other systems Securus has do that you can communicate with your Yuma County inmate, check out our Inmate Phone Page.
NOTE: All of your inmate's phone calls are recorded and stored. It is advised not to discuss their pending case.


 

How Do Inmates in Yuma County Adult Detention Center Make Phone Calls?

To receive phone calls from inmates in Yuma County, or to assist them in making phone calls to other people, follow these steps:

  • Yuma County Adult Detention Center uses the services of a company named Inmate Sales.
  • Register with them online or call them at 877-998-5678
  • Agents are available M-F from 8:00 AM - 12:00 midnight EST, Saturdays from 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM, and speak both English & Spanish.
  • Services for Yuma County inmates and their families and friends include: Collect Calling, PIN Debit, Purchasing Calling Cards, Deposits, Messaging & Video Visitation.

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For all the information regarding phone calls with Yuma County inmates; rules, policies, phone calling times, limits and more visit our Inmate Phone Page.


 

How to Send a Secure Email Message to an Inmate in Yuma County

To send a secure email message to an inmate in Yuma County Adult Detention Center follow these steps:

  • Register with Access Corrections by creating an account.
  • Select Arizona, then select Yuma County Adult Detention Center, and then the inmate you want to send your message to.
  • Choose the amount of money you want to spend, and input your payment method. The funds can also be used by the inmate to send a message back to you.
  • NOTE: All messages between you and your inmate will be permanently recorded and seen by the staff and could be used against your inmate in court.

For all information on how to Text/Email an Inmate in Yuma County Adult Detention Center check out our Secure Messaging Guide for Yuma County.


 

How to visit an inmate in Yuma County Arizona using Remote Video Visitation 

To visit an inmate in Yuma County follow these steps:

  • In addition to visiting inmates at the jail, Yuma County Adult Detention Center uses a video visitation service called JailATM.
  • In order to visit with your inmate online or at the Yuma County Jail Video Kiosk, you must first register with JailATM.
  • Once you register, choose the option for 'Video Calls' or Video Visits and you will be prompted for the information required, which will include copies of your state issued ID and more. 
  • Note: While JailATM also offers the following inmate services, Yuma County Adult Detention Center may or may not allow all of them. Check on the JailATM website to confirm.
  • Services available through JailATM are subject to change with no notice.
    1.  You Can Send Money
         Yuma County Adult Detention Center may have an agreement with JailATM so that you can deposit money online or using the kiosk in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center lobby.
    2.  You Can Send Gift Packs
         Yuma County Adult Detention Center may have an agreement with JailATM, which ships predetermined Gift Packs of candy, snacks and hygiene products to your inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow these to be sent to your inmate.
    3.  You Can Email Inmate
         Yuma County Adult Detention Center may have an agreement with JailATM which handles secure messaging between you and your inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow emailing your inmate.
  • Customer Support: 877-810-0914.

For full instructions on all the benefits of using JailATM to visit a Yuma County inmate, visiting an inmate at the jail itself, rates, policies, rules, dress codes, bringing children, attorney and clergy visits and more, go to our official Visit Inmate Page. 


 

How Do You Send Text or Email Messages to an Inmate in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center?

To send messages to a Yuma County inmate follow these instructions:

Since Yuma County Adult Detention Center contracts with JailATMProdigy Telephone Solutions. they either already or will soon provide you and your inmate the ability to use their Messaging Service to send and receive electronic messages. Try both Jail ATM & Prodigy. They are in the midst of a merger and one or the other will be handling the Yuma County Adult Detention Center account.
 

Pay for the Prodigy Inmate Messaging Service at Yuma County Adult Detention Center.
- Online,
- Over the Phone by calling 866-700-4545,
- Using a Kiosk at Yuma County Adult Detention Center.
Pay for the JailATM Inmate Messaging Service at Yuma County Adult Detention Center.
- Online,
- Using a Kiosk at Yuma County Adult Detention Center.
- Over the phone 877-810-0914.

For all the information you need regarding messaging a Yuma County inmate at the jail, including how it's done, how much it costs, rules and regulations and more, check out our Text/Email an Inmate Page.
NOTE: All of your communication with an inmate is recorded. Use discretion in what you discuss.


 

How to Send a Carepack Commissary Package Directly to an Inmate in Yuma County

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Yuma County Adult Detention Center follow these steps:

  • Select Arizona, then select Yuma County Adult Detention Center, and then select the 'Send a Package Order' option.
  • Register and create an account with Access Securepak, for Yuma County.
  • Choose the inmate and the products you want shipped to them, and input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much product you can send your inmate in Yuma County at any one time.

For all information, tips and available items for shipping Commissary packages to an inmate in Yuma County Adult Detention Center check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Yuma County.


 

How to Send Money to an Inmate in Yuma County

To send commissary money to an inmate in Yuma County Adult Detention Center follow these steps:

  • Register with Access Corrections by creating an account.
  • Select Arizona, then select Yuma County Adult Detention Center, and then the inmate you want to send money to.
  • Choose the amount of money you want to send, and input your payment method.

For all information on how to Send Money to an inmate's account check out our full money and commissary guide for Yuma County Adult Detention Center.


 

Third Party Jail Inmate Services for Yuma County Adult Detention Center

Communication and Monetary Services for Family and Friends of Inmates

Gone are the days where Yuma County Adult Detention Center 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 Yuma 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center, 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center 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 Yuma County

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

Yuma, Fortuna, Martinez Hills, Aztec, San Luis, Dateland, Castle Dome Landing, Somerton, Gadsden, Roll, Wellton, Tacna, Dome.

Yuma County Adult Detention Center

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Arizona Yuma 550


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

200 West Court Street
Yuma, AZ 85364


TELEPHONE NUMBER


FAX

Sheriff: 928-539-9140

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
Inmate's full name-inmate's jacket Number (inmate's are only allowed 'metered' postcards. (NO ENVELOPES)
Yuma County Adult Detention Center
200 West Court Street
Yuma, AZ 85364


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Frequently Asked Questions

How many inmates are in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center in Arizona?
There are 550 inmates in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center 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, Yuma County Adult Detention Center 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center.

How many people get arrested and booked into the Yuma County Adult Detention Center in Arizona every year?
In 2021, a total of 11000 offenders were booked into the Yuma County Adult Detention Center 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center.

How many people work at the Yuma County Adult Detention Center in Arizona?
The Yuma County Adult Detention Center maintains a staff of approximately 137. 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center in Arizona have an inmate search or jail roster to see who is in custody?
Yes, the Yuma County Adult Detention Center in Arizona has an Inmate Search Roster feature. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center. When you get to this page click on the big green button that reads 'OFFICIAL Yuma County Adult Detention Center 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 928-782-9871 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center in Arizona?
The Yuma County Adult Detention Center address and phone number is: 200 West Court Street
Yuma, AZ 85364. Their phone number is 928-782-9871. 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center.

Where do I found out all the inmate services at Yuma County Adult Detention Center, 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center inmate services: Learn more about how to visit an inmate in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center. Learn more about how to get phone calls from an inmate in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center. Learn more about how to text/email an inmate in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center. Learn more about how to send money to an inmate in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center. Learn more about how to mail an inmate and what's allowed in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center. Learn more about inmate commissary in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center.

How do I bail or bond an inmate out of the Yuma County Adult Detention Center?
Call 928-782-9871 for the type of bond and any information that is required for a particular individual at Yuma County Adult Detention Center. 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 Yuma County Adult Detention Center.

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