ABOUT Westland Jail
The Westland Jail in the city of Westland, Wayne County, Michigan 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 Westland 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 Westland Jail are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Wayne 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/michigan or the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
Illegal immigrants may be transferred into ICE custody and are then deported.
Inmates in the Westland 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:
We also provide information on:
36701 Ford Road
Westland, MI 48185
Adult Court: 313-224-2501
Adult Probation: 313-965-3414
District Attorney: 313-224-5777
Wayne County Jail Information: 313-224-2222
Public Defender - Federal Crimes: 313.961.4150
Wayne County Jail: 313-224-2222
Juvenile Court: 313-833-5600
Juvenile Court - 2nd Number: 313-224-2501
Juvenile Probation: 313-833-0353
Criminal Court - Traffic Division: 313-965-5113
Criminal Court - Case Update: 313-965-5104
Criminal Court - Felony Docket: 313-965-5108
Criminal Court - Misdemeanor Docket: 313-965-5106
Detroit Police: 313-596-2200
Public Defender - State Crimes: 313-967-5555
Crime Victims Help: 877-251-7373
Inmate's First and Last Name - inmate # if known
Wayne County Jail
Depending on location - 570 Clinton Street OR 525 Clinton Street OR 350 Hamtramck Drive
Detroit , MI 48226 (48211 for Hamtramck Drive address)