Inmates at the Perry County Detention Center, now that the COVID pandemic is waning, once again allows inmates to get visits from friends and loved ones. Visits are either on-site (no contact) at the facility, and/or using the video services of the third party company outlined below.
Call 501-889-2333 for inmate communication updates as schedules can change without much advance notice.
Perry County Detention Center inmates are allowed one to two visits of 30 minutes each at the facility, and potentially no limit on the number of visits when using the home based video visitation service.
Rules, guidelines and schedules are listed on this page. Failure to adhere to them will result in your inmate and you losing your visitation privileges.
Perry County Detention Visitation
Visitation is on Saturday of each week.
Each Inmate has a set appointment time that will remain the same for their entire stay at our facility.
You may call the detention center to get this time.
Visits are limited to 15 minutes.
No contact visits are allowed.
Visitors must be immediate family of the inmate and be on their visitation list.
Each visitor must show identification at each visit.
Due to limited space, visitors will not be allowed in the facility until the prior visitors exit.
Visiting Hours in Perry County Detention Center
The actual visiting hours vary depending on the following factors:
The day of the week.
Where the inmate is housed.
The inmate's sex.
Whether or not it is a Holiday.
Each inmate is allowed one or two visits,15 minutes to one hour in length each week.
Inmates with special privileges may be allowed additional visits.
If you are visiting from another state or traveling a great distance, Perry County Detention Center may allow you an extended visitation. Call 501-889-2333 to ask for special consideration.
Perry County Detention Center Visitation Dress Code
The Perry County Detention Center staff reserves the right to turn anyone away who is not dressed appropriately for a visit.
The best way to be sure the visit takes place is to dress as if you are meeting someone's grandmother for the first time.
The following types of clothing are also prohibited:
Call 501-889-2333 to ask specific questions about the Perry County Detention Center Visitation Dress Code guidelines.
Perry County Detention Center Visitation Tips, Rules and Guidelines
Jail visits are conducted in person behind plexi-glass or on a televised screen from another location.
Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and guardians must provide proof of their guardianship.
Leave all personal belongings, except for your state ID in your vehicle or in a locker (if one is provided).
Children must be monitored at all times or jail staff will end the visit early.
Using Jail ATM Digital Messaging with an Inmate at Perry County Detention Center - Sending and Receiving Messages.
How It Works:
Once you sign up with Jail ATM instant Messaging you can you can send texts from the cell phone associated with the mobile number you provided at sign-up, and receive text messages from the inmate on the same cell phone. You can only use the phone number you signed up with or it won't work.
To learn more about this email service, check out our full instructions, including fees at our emailing and texting page.
To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Perry 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 Perry 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.
To receive phone calls from inmates in Perry County, or to assist them in making phone calls from jail to other people, follow these steps: