Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center Family & Friends Information

Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center

The Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center in Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, 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 Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center 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 Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Craighead 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 Arkansas Prison or Federal Prison System. Inmates in the Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center 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.

How an Inmate Makes a Phone Call to You or Others from Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center

To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Craighead 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 Craighead 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 to Send and Receive Secure Text and Email Messages with an Inmate in Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center

To communicate by text or email with an Craighead County inmate, follow these instructions:

  • To send or receive a message you MUST first open a SmartJailMail.com account.
  • Once you open an account, you may search for Craighead County inmates or detainees to connect with.
  • When you locate the Craighead County inmate that you want to connect with, you can send them a connection request.
  • Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center will then need to approve the request before you can send messages.

For all the information you need to send and receive secure messages in the form of text or email with a Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center inmate, including how it works, how much it costs, renting your inmate a tablet, how often you can communicate and more, check out our Text/Email an Inmate Page.
NOTE: Your messages will be monitored and stored. You may want to refrain from discussing your inmate's court case.


 

Cities and Towns in Craighead County

On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Craighead County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Craighead County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.

Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Arkansas Craighead 62


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

901 Willett Road
Jonesboro, AR 72401


TELEPHONE NUMBER


FAX

870-933-4595

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
Smart Communications - Craighead County (Juvenile), Arkansas
INMATE NAME + ID NUMBER
1490 Union Avenue # 606
Memphis, TN 38104


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This facility, known as "Craighead County Juvenile Detention Center" is also known as Craighead County Juvenile Detention Ctr, Craighead County Juvenile Detention Ctr, Arkansas, Craighead.