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ABOUT Washington County Jail

The Washington County Jail in the city of Machias, Washington County, Maine is a maximum-security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level, misdemeanor offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level has to be as high as is it would be 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 Washington County Jail are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence. 

The men and women being held in the Washington County Jail are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Washington County Court System already and been sentenced to one year or less. 

When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are transferred to the /state-prisons/maine or the Federal Bureau of Prisons

Illegal immigrants may be transferred into ICE custody and are then deported.

Inmates in the Washington County Jail 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, a legal library, and bathroom and shower facilities. 

The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazines from trusted outside publishers.

Family and Friends of inmates are allowed to schedule a time to visit.

Information You Will Find on This Page

On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find very helpful and very useful: 

Washington County Inmate Search

How to Bail out an Inmate at this jail

Inmate Phone use for this facility

Visitation Rules and Schedules - both here and online

Commissary Deposits and Inmate Accounts

Washington County Jail Inmate Mail Guidelines


We also provide information on:

  • How to contact the facility
  • Directions to the jail
  • Washington County recent arrests
  • Local, State and Federal Most Wanted bulletins
  • Outstanding Arrest Warrants
  • Crime News
  • Washington County Court Appearances, and lots more.

Washington County Jail

Maine Washington 50


Jail: 47 Court Street
Sheriff: 83 Court Street
Machias, ME 04654


Administration: 207-255-3128

Adult Probation: 207-454-8804

Bail: 207-255-3434

Booking: 207-255-3434

Court: 207-255-3326

Dispatch: 207-255-3128

District Attorney: 207-255-4425

Inmate Info: 207-255-3434

Jail (Main): 207-255-3434

Juvenile: 207-822-2600

Juvenile Probation: 207-454-1151

Police: 207-255-8558

Sheriff: 207-255-4422


District Attorney: 207-255-6423

Juvenile Probation: 207-454-1153


Inmate's First and Last Name
Washington County Jail
83 Court Street
Machias, ME 04654