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Pope County Detention Center
#3 Emergency Lane
Russellville, AR 72801

To locate or find information about an inmate in the Pope County Detention Center, call the jail at 479-968-5599 or look them up on the official Inmate Search Jail Roster for Pope County Detention Center.

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 Pope County Detention Center

The Pope County Detention Center, located in the city of Russellville, in Pope County, Arkansas is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 3460 Bookings, with a daily average of 173 Inmates and a staff of 43.
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 Pope County 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 Pope County Detention Center are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Pope County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Pope County 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 Arkansas 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 to Send and Receive Secure Text and Email Messages with an Inmate in Pope County Detention Center

To communicate by text or email with an Pope 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 Pope County inmates or detainees to connect with.
  • When you locate the Pope County inmate that you want to connect with, you can send them a connection request.
  • Pope County 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 Pope County 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.


 

How Do Inmates in Pope County Detention Center Make Phone Calls?

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

  • Pope County Detention Center uses the services of Correct Solutions Group.
  • Register with them online or call them at 877-618-3516
  • Services for Pope County inmates and their families and friends include Collect Calling, PIN Debits, Purchasing Calling Cards for your inmate or depositing money into an inmate's commissary account..

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


 

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs for Pope County Detention Center General Information

Do you want to know some quick facts about Pope County Detention Center?... or how to find an Inmate, and then how to to communicate with them when you do locate them?

We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions people always ask us in order to help you find this information.... so keep scrolling down to the bottom of the page to get your questions answered. But if you still have questions and the answer is not on any of the other pages linked from the green buttons at the top of the page, call the facility at 479-968-5599.

Pope County Detention Center

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Arkansas Pope 173


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

#3 Emergency Lane
Russellville, AR 72801


TELEPHONE NUMBER


FAX

Jail (Main): 479-968-6145

Sheriff: 479-968-6145

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
Pope County Detention Center
#3 Emergency Lane
Russellville, AR 72801


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Frequently Asked Questions

How many inmates are in the Pope County Detention Center in Arkansas?
There are 173 inmates in the Pope County Detention Center in Arkansas. 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, Pope County 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 Pope County Detention Center.

How many people get arrested and booked into the Pope County Detention Center in Arkansas every year?
In 2021, a total of 3460 offenders were booked into the Pope County Detention Center in Arkansas. 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 Pope County Detention Center.

How many people work at the Pope County Detention Center in Arkansas?
The Pope County Detention Center maintains a staff of approximately 43. Staff positions include correction officers, maintenance, clerical, kitchen workers and management. Arkansas 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 Pope County Detention Center in Arkansas have an inmate search or jail roster to see who is in custody?
Yes, the Pope County Detention Center in Arkansas has an Inmate Search Roster feature. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Pope County Detention Center. When you get to this page click on the big green button that reads 'OFFICIAL Pope County 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 479-968-5599 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 Arkansas 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 Pope County Detention Center in Arkansas?
The Pope County Detention Center address and phone number is: #3 Emergency Lane
Russellville, AR 72801. Their phone number is 479-968-5599. 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 Pope County Detention Center.

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

How do I bail or bond an inmate out of the Pope County Detention Center?
Call 479-968-5599 for the type of bond and any information that is required for a particular individual at Pope County 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 Pope County Detention Center.

This facility, known as "Pope County Detention Center" is also known as Pope County Sheriff, Pope County Criminal Court, Pope County Jail & Detention Center , Pope County Jail & Detention Center , Arkansas, Pope.