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Lea County Correctional Facility

6900 West Millen Drive
Hobbs, NM 88244


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Inmate Search, Booking Information & Mugshots

The Inmate Search Page for the Lea County Correctional Facility:
•    Inmate’s Booking Information
•    Inmate’s Mugshot
•    Criminal Charges
•    Bail / Bond Amounts
•    Recent Arrests

Inmate Mail Policies, Address and What can be Mailed

Mail Dos & Do Nots:
•    Mail Policies
•    What Not to Mail
•    What is Allowed?
•    Can You Mail Photos?
•    Electronic Messaging

Inmate Phone Policy & Account Registration 

Calling Friends & Family from Lea County Correctional Facility
•    How Do Inmates Call?
•    What Phone Service Do They Use?
•    What is the Cost?
•    Prepaid Cards or Collect Calls?
•    Emailing Text & Photos

Inmate Accounts, Sending Money & Commissary

Money & Commissary at the Lea County Correctional Facility
•    Adding Money Online / At the Facility / By Mail
•    Minimums & Maximums
•    What Service is Used?
•    Commissary & Care Packs

Inmate Visitation Rules, Schedules & Video Visits

Everything About Lea County Correctional Facility Visitation 
•    Who Can Visit
•    Registration
•    Visitation Schedule
•    Visitation Rules
•    Visitation Dress Code
•    Remote Video Visits

Inmate Bail, Bonds & How it Works

Bail Bonding from the Lea County Correctional Facility
•    How to Bail Bond
•    Where to Bail Bond
•    Bail Bond Agents
•    Self-Release Bonding
•    Bail Bond Cost

About the Lea County Correctional Facility

The Lea County Correctional Facility, located in the city of Hobbs, in Lea County, New Mexico is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 24000 Bookings, with a daily average of 1200 Inmates and a staff of 300.

Inmates range from low level misdemeanor offenders to those being held and awaiting trial for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder. Therefore, the security level must be high.

Correctional officers in Lea County Correctional Facility are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves, visitors and inmates from violence. 

All of the men and women being held in the Lea County Correctional Facility are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Lea County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Lea County Correctional Facility also houses inmates arrested by this county’s municipal police departments. 

A full list of the cities and towns can be found below.

Family and Friends of inmates are allowed to:
•    Receive phone calls from the inmates, 
•    Provide them with commissary money
•    Receive and send them mail
•    Schedule a time to visit. 

Convicted and Sentenced Inmates

When an inmate is convicted and sentenced to a year or more, they are transferred to the New Mexico State Prison System or the Federal Bureau of Prisons.  

Inmates that are convicted of a misdemeanor and/or sentenced to less than one year of a state crime serve their time in the jail. 

Illegal immigrants convicted of a state or federal crime will first do their time, then may be transferred into ICE custody for deportation.

Lea County Correctional Facility

New Mexico Lea 1,200


6900 West Millen Drive
Hobbs, NM 88244



Correctional Facility: 575-392-6488

Detention Center: 575-396-5361


Inmate's First and Last Name
6900 West Millen Drive
Hobbs, NM 88244

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This facility, known as "Lea County Correctional Facility" is also known as Lea County Jail & Correctional Facility, Lea County Jail & Correctional Facility, New Mexico, Lea.