Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility Remote Inmate Video Visits

Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility

Address:
26000 Evergreen Road
PO Box 2055
Southfield, MI 48037-2055

Phone:

248-858-1800

Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility - Remote Video Visitation with your Inmate

Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility uses IC Solutions for their Remote Video Visitation services.



In order to visit with your inmate online, you must first register with IC Solutions.
There are three ways to visit remotely with your inmate:
1.    Using your personal computer.
2.    Using the IC Solutions iphone or Android app.
3.    Using the IC Solutions visitation kiosk in the jail lobby.

How it Works
Register or Log in here. 

  • Once you are logged into your existing IC Solutions account or have created a new account and are logged in, you must select Register for Video and enter the facility name.
  • Select your Inmate.
  • Fund your account using either a Visa, Mastercard credit or debit card.
  • Schedule a Visit.

Registering and Scheduling Video Visits Instructions

'Understanding IC Solutions Video Visits' Instructions

Remote Visitation using the IC Solutions app
Download your phone app:
iphone
Android
Instruction for using the IC Solutions app 

Cost of a Remote Video Visit

  • The cost for a remote video visit ranges from $7-10 for 20-25 minute visit. Rates are subject to change.

Video Visitation Rules
Understanding the rules completely are the responsibility of both you and your inmate. Not knowing the rules will NOT be accepted as an excuse if you make a mistake and violate them. Disobeying them could result in being banned from have future visits.
•    Any inmate or visitor whose behavior is disruptive during a visit may have his/her visiting privileges suspended/terminated.
•    All visits are subject to monitoring and recording.
•    All visits must be scheduled 6 hours prior to the appointment or up to 13 days in advance.
•    You must check-in 15 minutes prior to the scheduled visit.
•    Valid picture identification (e.g., driver's license, State I.D., or Military I.D. with picture) is required of all visitors, with the exception of children under the age of 17.  
•    Visitors under the age of 17 must be accompanied and supervised by an authorized adult visitor.
•    Visitors who 'arrive' after the scheduled start time may not be allowed to visit.
•    Clothing must cover all private/sensitive body areas.
•    The visitation schedule may be canceled or altered on holidays or for safety/security reasons.
•    Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility can disconnect, deny, change, or cancel a visit at any time.
•    Internet connectivity issues during offsite visits will NOT be refunded.
•    Each visitation session will show a timer to display elapsed time.
•    After your visit has ended your connection will be terminated automatically.

Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility Remote Video Visiting Hours

The available Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility Video Visitation Schedules will be presented to you once you sign up for IC Solutions Video Visits, and select your inmate.

How to Send and Receive Secure Text and Email Messages with an Inmate in Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility

To communicate by text or email with an Oakland 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 Oakland County inmates or detainees to connect with.
  • When you locate the Oakland County inmate that you want to connect with, you can send them a connection request.
  • Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility 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 Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility 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 to Send Money to an Inmate in Oakland County

To send commissary money to an inmate in Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility follow these steps:

  • Register with Access Corrections by creating an account.
  • Select Michigan, then select Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility, and then the inmate you want to send money to.
  • Choose the amount of money you want to send, and input your payment method.

For all information on how to Send Money to an inmate's account check out our full money and commissary guide for Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility.


 

How to Send a Carepack Commissary Package Directly to an Inmate in Oakland County

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility follow these steps:

  • Register here to create an account with icaregifts for Oakland County.
  • Choose Michigan, then Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility, and then the products you want shipped to them, and input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much product you can send your inmate in Oakland County at any one time.
  • There are a total of fourteen (14) pre-determined icaregift packs available to choose from. 
  • The gift packs for inmates in Oakland County range in price from $10.49 for ten pre-stamped envelopes, 2 pens and a pad of writing paper, to $104.99 for a box of 85 snack and food items.

For all information, tips and available items for shipping Commissary packages to an inmate in Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility, as well as sending money to the inmate so that they can purchase their own items, check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Oakland County.


 

How Do Inmates in Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility Make Phone Calls?

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

  • Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility uses the services of IC Solutions.
  • Register with them online or call them at 888-506-8407
  • Agents are available 24 hours a day, and speak both English & Spanish.
  • Services for Oakland County inmates and their families and friends include Collect Calling, PIN Debits, Purchasing Calling Cards, Voicemail & Prepaid calls.  In addition, IC Solutions provides secure messaging, sending photos, video phone calls and online deposits for inmates and their families in Oakland County.
  • Although rates are subject to change, they generally run about $0.21 per minute for phone calls.

Note: All your calls with an inmate are recorded, stored and shared with law enforcement if the conversation deals with your case or any criminal activity. Anything communicated can be used against you or your inmate in court.

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


 

How to visit an inmate in Oakland County Michigan using Video Visitation or visiting an inmate at the jail

To visit an inmate in Oakland County follow these steps:

  • In addition to visiting inmates at the jail, Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility uses a video visitation service called IC Solutions.
  • In order to visit with your inmate online or at the Oakland County Jail Video Kiosk, you must first register with IC Solutions.
  • Once you are logged into your existing IC Solutions account or have created a new account and are logged in, you must select Register for Video and enter Oakland County- Southfield Detention Facility.
  • Then select your Oakland County Inmate.
  • Then fund your account using either a Visa, Mastercard credit or debit card.
  • Lastly, schedule a visit.
  • The cost for a remote video visit ranges from $7-10 for 20-25 minute visit. Rates are subject to change.

For full instructions on all the benefits of using IC Solutions to visit a Oakland County inmate, visiting an inmate at the jail itself, rates, policies, rules, dress codes, bringing children, attorney and clergy visits and more, go to our official Visit Inmate Page.