Jefferson County Emailing An Inmate

Jefferson County

Address:
1200 W. Grimes Ave
Fairfield, IA 52556

Phone:

641-472-4146

Inmate Emailing & Texting at Jefferson County

Jefferson County uses the services of Reliance Telephone for emailing/texting to inmates.

Known as the 'Reliance Inmate Wallet', it makes funding jail communication easy. Payments made into an 'Inmate Wallet' account are linked to a dedicated telephone number for inmates who rent one of their Reliance Tablet Phones. Inmate Wallet funds can be used for personal inmate text messaging, voice calls and video calls.  Cost of texting is $4.00 per month for rental of the Reliance Tablet Phone + $0.09 per message sent or received up to 160 characters.

How Do You Schedule and Visit an Inmate in Jefferson County?

To set up an account to schedule and visit your Jefferson County inmate, follow these instructions:

  • Register and set up a new account with RELIANCE, or log in if you already have an account.
  • Select Jefferson County, then select your inmate who you will be visiting.
  • Your identity will have to investigated and approved by the Jefferson County staff.
  • Once approved, you can schedule a visit.

For all the information you need in order to schedule and visit your Jefferson County inmate, or to assist them in visiting with others, including instructions, fees, cost of each visit, requirements for free visits, tablet rentals that can be used for visits, payment methods and times that your inmate can have a visit, check out our Visit Inmate Page.
NOTE: All of your visits with your inmate will be monitored and recorded. Use discretion when discussing sensitive information about their pending case.


 

How Do Inmates in Jefferson County Make Phone Calls?

To set up your Jefferson County inmate to make to make phone calls to you and others, follow these instructions:

For all the information you need in order to receive phone calls from your Jefferson County inmate, or to assist them in making calls to others, including instructions, fees, cost of calls, payment methods and times that your inmate can use the phone, check out our Inmate Phone Page.
NOTE: All of your communication with your inmate will be monitored and recorded. Use discretion when discussing sensitive information about their pending case.


 

How Do Inmates in Jefferson County Send and Receive Texts and Emails?

To set up your Jefferson County inmate to make to send and receive texts and emails to you and others, follow these instructions:

For all the information you need in order to send and receive texts and emails from your Jefferson County inmate, or to assist them in sending and receiving secure messages to and from others, including instructions, fees, cost of each message, tablet rentals, payment methods and times that your inmate can send messages, check out our Text/Email an Inmate Page.
NOTE: All of your communication with your inmate will be monitored and recorded. Use discretion when communicating sensitive information about their pending case.