Copiah County Jail

Copiah County Jail Information

The Copiah County Jail is a 80 bed jail in the city of Gallman, Copiah County, Mississippi.

This page provides information on how to search for an inmate in the official jail roster, directions to the facility, and inmate services such as the visitation schedule and policies, funding an inmate's account, mailing them a letter, voicemail, emailing and texting, tablet rentals, bail bond instructions, and commissary purchases.

Phone: 601-892-2023

Physical Address:
20030 Highway 51
Gallman, MS 39077

Mailing Address (personal mail):
Inmate's first and last name
Copiah County Jail
20030 Highway 51
Gallman, MS 39077

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How Do You Find Someone in the Copiah County Jail?

To search for an inmate in the Copiah County Jail, review their criminal charges, the amount of their bond, when they can get visits, or even view their mugshot, go to the Official Jail Inmate Roster, or call the jail at 601-892-2023 for the information you are looking for.

Copiah County Jail Inmate Search

The Copiah County Jail maintains an average of 80 offenders in custody on any given day. The Copiah County Jail has a monthly turnover of 40% of their inmate population, another 30% turnover every 90 days, another 20% every six months, and approximately 10% stay incarcerated between six and twelve months. Every year Copiah County law enforcement agencies arrest and detain approximately 1,600 offenders.

The following charts of Copiah County inmate population demographics are updated daily. The information shown is for today. For research purposes we have broken down the inmates by sex, age, ethnicity, and criminal charges.

The information is compiled from the Copiah County Corrections Department, the state of Mississippi Department of Corrections, as well as the United States Department of Justice and Census Bureau records. It represents every person in custody in Copiah County.

For complete information on how to get directions, bond, visit, mail, send and receive email and texts, receive phone calls, and send money or commissary to an inmate, find arrest information for Copiah County and other counties surrounding this one, scroll down this page. We have a section for each.

We also provide photos of the jail that we have collected over the years, and a database of most wanted criminals for Copiah County, neighboring counties and the state of Mississippi.

For a collection of over 20 additional graphs and charts of the demographic and criminal arrest information of the inmates in Copiah County and Mississippi state prisons, click the button below.
Copiah County INMATE DEMOGRAPHICS

Copiah County Inmate Race & Ethnicity - 10/1/2023

Race Inmates % Total
White 0 0.00%
Black 63 100.00%
Hispanic or Latino 0 0.00%
American Indian/Native Alaskan 0 0.00%
Asian 0 0.00%
Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian 0 0.00%
Other 0 0.00%
Total 63 100.0%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Copiah County Sheriff’s Department, Mississippi Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.

Copiah County Inmate Criminal Charges - 10/1/2023

(many inmates have multiple charges)

Charge Inmates % Total
Felony (3rd Degree) 20 31.75%
Felony (2rd Degree) 14 22.22%
Felony (1st Degree) 5 7.94%
State Jail Felony 4 6.35%
Felony (Uncategorized) 11 17.46%
Misdemeanor (Class A) 9 14.29%
Misdemeanor (Class C) 0 0.00%
Holds 0 0.00%
Uncategorized 0 0.00%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Copiah County Sheriff’s Department, Mississippi Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.

Copiah County Inmate Sex - 10/1/2023

Sex Inmates % Total
Male 56 88.89%
Female 7 11.11%
Total 63 100.0%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Copiah County Sheriff’s Department, Mississippi Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.

Copiah County Inmate Age - 10/1/2023

Age Inmates % Total
Under 18 1 1.59%
18-20 4 6.35%
21-24 5 7.94%
25-30 14 22.22%
31-35 14 22.22%
36-40 12 19.05%
41-45 6 9.52%
46-50 3 4.76%
51-55 2 3.17%
56-60 2 3.17%
61-65 0 0.00%
66-75 0 0.00%
76-85 0 0.00%
Total 63 100.0%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Copiah County Sheriff’s Department, Mississippi Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.
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About the Copiah County Jail
The capacity of the Copiah County Jail in Mississippi varies depending on the source. According to some websites, the jail has a capacity of 55 beds, while others state that it has a capacity of around 120 inmates2. However, one website mentions that the average daily inmate population at the jail is approximately 427 inmates3. It is best to contact the jail directly for the most accurate and up-to-date information on its capacity. The Copiah County Jail is located at 20030 U.S. 51, Hazlehurst, Mississippi, 39083. You can contact the jail administration by phone at 601-892-2023 or 601-892-3011. According to the information provided by various websites, the Copiah County Jail in Mississippi allows social visits for inmates from 7:30 am to 9:00 pm on weekdays, and 7:30 am to 9:00 pm on weekends. Inmates can have up to one hour of visitation per week, and visits must be scheduled in advance. However, due to the COVID-19 situation, in-person visits are currently not allowed, and video visitation is available instead. Each visitation session can range from 15 to 30 minutes, and there is a maximum of four visitors per booth excluding the inmate. There is limited information available on inmate issues and conditions at Copiah County Jail in Mississippi. However, you can find the jail's contact information and address on various websites. Additionally, there have been news reports of individuals being out on early release and being sentenced to prison in Copiah County. It is recommended to contact the jail directly or consult with a legal professional for more information on specific inmate issues and conditions. There is no information in the provided search results that suggests that Copiah County Jail in Mississippi is unique in any way. It is a medium security level county jail that houses male and female offenders. The jail is equipped with a state-of-the-art locking system and closed circuit cameras.
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Directions / Map to the Copiah County Jail
Inmate Visitation

How Do You Visit an Inmate in the Copiah County Jail? What is the Schedule?

Inmate Visitation

IMPORTANT - All remote visitation at the Copiah County Jail is conducted by City Tele Coin video.

You can visit your inmate at the jail, or from your own device or computer at home.

The Copiah County Sheriff's Office provides a video kiosk in the lobby of the Sheriff's Office free of charge.

Visitation is limited to 10 minutes per visitor per day. Visitors must call ahead and follow ALL visitation guidelines.

If not coming to the Sheriff's Office, you may visit with an inmate using City Tele Coin fom home.

Video visitations are monitored and visitors MUST follow visitor guidelines. Visitors that are found to violate these guidelines, will have their visitation privileges suspended.



All Video Visitation services are provided by City Tele Coin.

To register for a direct pay account visit www.CityTeleCoin.com.

After your account has been created you can download the City Tele Coin app from iTunes or Google Play.

To video chat and send emails using the app or the City Tele Coin website, select Copiah County Jail to set up a remote account for the inmate.

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Remote Video Visitation

Can I Use My Computer or Phone to Have a Remote Video Visit with an Inmate in the Copiah County Jail?

Copiah County Jail Inmate Visitation

IMPORTANT - All remote visitation at the Copiah County Jail is conducted by City Tele Coin video.

You can visit your inmate at the jail, or from your own device or computer at home.

The Copiah County Sheriff's Office provides a video kiosk in the lobby of the Sheriff's Office free of charge.

Visitation is limited to 10 minutes per visitor per day. Visitors must call ahead and follow ALL visitation guidelines.

If not coming to the Sheriff's Office, you may visit with an inmate using City Tele Coin fom home.

Video visitations are monitored and visitors MUST follow visitor guidelines. Visitors that are found to violate these guidelines, will have their visitation privileges suspended.



All Video Visitation services are provided by City Tele Coin.

To register for a direct pay account visit www.CityTeleCoin.com.

After your account has been created you can download the City Tele Coin app from iTunes or Google Play.

To video chat and send emails using the app or the City Tele Coin website, select Copiah County Jail to set up a remote account for the inmate.

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Inmate Money Accounts

How Do You Deposit Money for an Inmate in the Copiah County Jail?

There are FOUR options for putting money on an inmate's books:

Option 1 - Dropping Money at the Jail
Bring money to the jail in person. 
Either the jail personnel will process the Inmate Account payment or you will use a Jail ATM self-serve kiosk in the lobbies that accepts cash, debit or credit cards.

Option 2 - Deposit Inmate Money Online
Copiah County Jail uses Jail ATM to process all online deposits to an inmate's account. The company charges you a small fee for doing so, but the fee probably isn't as much as gas and parking would cost to take it to the jail in person.

Option 3 - Mail the Inmate Deposit to the Jail
Mailing a deposit takes more time to process than the other methods but can be done if you live too far away to bring it in person and you don't have a debit/credit card for online deposits. Never send cash. Always send a Money Order from the US Post Office, a reputable bank or Western Union. Call the Copiah County Jail first as they may want you to do this online or at the jail kiosk instead.
Make the Money Order out to the inmate's name and put their Inmate ID# in memo section of the Money Order.
20030 Highway 51
Gallman, MS 39077


Option 4 - Make an Inmate Deposit with Jail ATM over the Phone by calling 877-810-0914
To do this you will need the inmate's offender # (inmate ID #) and full legal name.

How to Deposit Money Online for an Inmate in Copiah County

To deposit money online for an inmate in Copiah County Jail follow these steps:

  • Register to open an account, or Sign In to JailATM, a service that acts as a bank for inmates in Copiah County.
  • After registering and signing in, select 'Send Money Now'.
  • Choose Mississippi, then choose Copiah County Jail
  • Type in your inmate's last name or their Inmate ID.
  • Select your inmate.
  • Input an amount to deposit to your inmate in Copiah County Jail, and then input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much money you can send your inmate in Copiah County at any one time.
  • If you need to phone customer support, call 877-810-0914.

For all information, tips and procedures for sending money to an inmate in Copiah County Jail, or depositing money at the jail, over the phone or by mail, check out our Send Money Page for Copiah County.

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Inmate Phone Contact

How Do I Receive Phone Calls from an Inmate in the Copiah County Jail?

How an Inmate Makes a Phone Call to You or Others from Copiah County Jail

To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Copiah County do the following:

1. Enroll in an account with Securus Technologies.

2. Choose one of three account types, Securus Debit, Advance Connect or Direct Bill.
3. Choose [facility_name_1}, then connect with your inmate.
4. If you have any questions, call Securus: 972-734-1111 or 800-844-6591.

To find out fees, how to's, calling times, limits on phone calls and other systems Securus has do that you can communicate with your Copiah County inmate, check out our Inmate Phone Page.
NOTE: All of your inmate's phone calls are recorded and stored. It is advised not to discuss their pending case.

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Inmate Commissary

Can I purchase Commissary Online for an Inmate in the Copiah County Jail, and what can I purchase?

JailATM – Send Money or Send Commissary Gift Packs to Copiah County Jail

Search for JailATM services for Copiah County Jail.

Make an inmate deposit with JailATM for Copiah County Jail. 

Note: While JailATM offers the following inmate services, Copiah County Jail may not allow all of them. Check on the JailATM website to confirm. Services available through JailATM are subject to change with no notice.

Send Gift Packs

Copiah County Jail has an agreement with JailATM, which ships predetermined Gift Packs of candy, snacks and hygiene products to the inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow Gift Packs.

These can be ordered by you online and are delivered directly to the inmate.

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

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Copiah County Jail follow these steps:

  • Go to JailATM, choose Mississippi, then choose Copiah County Jail
  • Type in your inmate's last name or their Inmate ID.
  • Select your inmate, and then you will be prompted to Register with them to open an account.
  • Select the products you want shipped to them at Copiah County Jail, and then input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much product you can send your inmate in Copiah County at any one time.
  • If you need to phone customer support, call 877-810-0914

For all information, tips and available items for shipping Commissary packages or sending money to an inmate in Copiah County Jail check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Copiah County.


 

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Texting and Emailing an Inmate

How Can I Communicate with an Inmate in the Copiah County Jail using an Online Messaging Service?

Copiah County Jail contracts with City Telecoin for phone and remote video visitation, and has added secure messaging, a form of delayed email.


City Telecoin also has a secure messaging service that allows you and your inmate to send and receive messages electronically (after being read by the jail).

How to Have Remote Video Visits and Email Communication with an Inmate in Copiah County

To register and sign up for a remote visitation account with City Tele Coin to communicate with your Copiah County Jail inmate, follow the instructions below:

  • Register and create an account with City Tele Coin.
  • City Tele Coin has excellent quality video visits between your home device and a video terminal in the inmate's housing area.
  • You can also send and receive secure messages and use them to make and receive phone calls with your Copiah County inmate.
  • This is a fee based service.
  • For more information, you can call City Telecoin from 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM CST by dialing 318-746-1114, or email them: [email protected].
  • Visit Inmate 'at the jail' information.

For all the information you need to know, including instructions, policies, tips and solutions to possible issues regarding visiting with an inmate (both at the jail and remotely) in Copiah County, visit our full page guide

NOTE: All video visits are recorded and stored. Whatever you talk about, can and will be used against your inmate in court. Never discuss their pending criminal case!
Also, be warned that some video visits providers are collecting voice prints for a database which law enforcement agencies are building.

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Other Jails Nearby

What are the other Jails in the Neighboring Counties surrounding Copiah County?

Copiah Rankin Hinds Jefferson Claiborne Simpson Lawrence Lincoln
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Most Wanted Fugitives

Do you have a list of Arrest Warrants, and the Most Wanted Criminals in Copiah County, the state of Mississippi and the United States?

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This facility, known as "Copiah County Jail" is also known as Copiah County Jail, Mississippi, Copiah.