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Nowata County Jail
Courthouse
229 North Maple
Nowata, OK 74048

To locate or find information about an inmate in the Nowata County Jail, call the jail at  or look them up on the official Inmate Search Jail Roster for Nowata County.

For information on any of the inmate services such as inmate visitation, receiving phone calls, sending an inmate a letter, a text, an email, money, commissary or anything else, click on any of the green 'inmate services' buttons above.

If you are still having trouble finding an inmate, you can usually find them in the database of any of the inmate service companies linked above.


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About the Nowata County Jail

The Nowata County Jail, located in the city of Nowata, in Nowata County, Oklahoma is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 1340 Bookings, with a daily average of 67 Inmates and a staff of 16.
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 Nowata County Jail 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 Nowata County Jail are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Nowata County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Nowata County Jail 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 Oklahoma 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.

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

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

  • Go to JailATM, choose Oklahoma, then choose Nowata 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 Nowata County Jail, and then input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much product you can send your inmate in Nowata 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 Nowata County Jail check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Nowata County.


 

How to Schedule and Have a Visit with an Inmate at Nowata County Jail

To schedule a visit and have an at-the-jail or remote video visit with an inmate in Nowata County, follow these instructions:

  • Visitation for Nowata County Jail inmates utilizes the Prodigy Inmate Visitation website for its visitation software.
  • You need to first be approved for a visit with a Nowata County inmate by submitting your identification.
  • If you should have a question or need assistance, call Prodigy Customer Support at 866-700-4545 ext. 7.
  • Once approved, log in to either the online or Nowata County Jail terminal to schedule a visit.
  • Use the username and password you set when creating your account.

For all the information you need regarding Nowata County inmate visitation, whether at the facility or remotely from your home, check out our Visit Inmate Page.


 

How Do Inmates in Nowata County Jail Make Phone Calls?

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

Inmate phone services for inmates at the Nowata County Jail are provided by Prodigy Solutions.

Send an Inmate a Deposit Online for them to purchase phone cards, or add money to their account so they can call whoever they want, or be able to call only you..

  • Funds may be added in person directly at the Nowata County jail from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.
  • Persons adding funds to an inmate’s account may use cash or credit cards using the kiosk in the office lobby, or by bringing a money order made out to the inmate’s name.
  • For more information, you can call the Nowata County Jail from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday, or call Prodigy Directly at 866-700-4545 ext. 7.

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


 

How to Deposit Money Online for an Inmate in Nowata County

To deposit money online for an inmate in Nowata 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 Nowata County.
  • After registering and signing in, select 'Send Money Now'.
  • Choose Oklahoma, then choose Nowata 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 Nowata County Jail, and then input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much money you can send your inmate in Nowata 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 Nowata County Jail, or depositing money at the jail, over the phone or by mail, check out our Send Money Page for Nowata County.


 

Third Party Jail Inmate Services for Nowata County Jail

Communication and Monetary Services for Family and Friends of Inmates

Gone are the days where Nowata County Jail supervised their own phone system, mail system, visitation, commissary and inmate money deposit systems. Jails throughout the United States are now partnering with high tech companies to provide and manage these servives for them and the jail in Nowata County is no different.

Everything from video calls, to messages to visitation, and even digital mail and money deposits can be done from your home computer or personal device. Inmates in Nowata County Jail, if they don't already, will soon have their own personal tablets for watching movies, TV shows, access to educational and and legal information, and more.

As Nowata County Jail adds these services, JAILEXCHANGE will add them to our pages, helping you access the services and answering your questions about how to use them and what they cost.

You can check out this information now by going to the: Family Info page, Visit Inmate page, Inmate Mail page, Inmate Phone page, Send Money page, Inmate Bail page, Mugshots page, Text/Email an Inmate page, Commissary page, Remote Visits page, or the Tablet Rental page. 

Nowata County Jail

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Oklahoma Nowata 67


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

Courthouse
229 North Maple
Nowata, OK 74048


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Courthouse
229 North Maple
Nowata, OK 74048


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Frequently Asked Questions

How many inmates are in the Nowata County Jail in Oklahoma?
There are 67 inmates in the Nowata County Jail in Oklahoma. While that is what they are approved to have incarcerated at any one time, they have on occasion had to add additional beds, even having inmates sleep on the floor when overcrowding becomes an issue. When possible, Nowata County Jail will temporarily transfer some inmates to a neighboring facility, or if necessary, release some offenders from custody. Learn more about how to search for a specific inmate in the Nowata County Jail.

How many people get arrested and booked into the Nowata County Jail in Oklahoma every year?
In 2021, a total of 1340 offenders were booked into the Nowata County Jail in Oklahoma. That is less than previous years, mostly due to restrictions related to the COVID pandemic. As of April 2022, the number of arrests and bookings are returning to normal, which means they are running higher than 2021. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Nowata County Jail.

How many people work at the Nowata County Jail in Oklahoma?
The Nowata County Jail maintains a staff of approximately 16. Staff positions include correction officers, maintenance, clerical, kitchen workers and management. Oklahoma law allows for inmates to work alongside the paid staff during their incarceration, saving the facility money. Even though the inmates are paid, the cost is less than 15% of what a normal worker from the outside would be paid.

Does the Nowata County Jail in Oklahoma have an inmate search or jail roster to see who is in custody?
Yes, the Nowata County Jail in Oklahoma has an Inmate Search Roster feature. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Nowata County Jail. When you get to this page click on the big green button that reads 'OFFICIAL Nowata County Jail INMATE LIST'. After clicking on the link, type in the offender's name and then click 'search'. You can always call and speak to someone on the staff at if you are have further questions. In most cases the Inmate Roster provides information about the inmate's bond, criminal charges, mugshot, and even their release date, as long as they are not being sent to a Oklahoma prison or the US Bureau of Prisons to serve a sentence that is longer than one year.

What is the address and phone number of the Nowata County Jail in Oklahoma?
The Nowata County Jail address and phone number is: Courthouse
229 North Maple
Nowata, OK 74048. Their phone number is . To find out the address for sending an inmate mail, sending newspapers, magazines or care packages, learn more about how to mail an inmate in the Nowata County Jail.

Where do I found out all the inmate services at Nowata County Jail, such as visitation policy and schedule, how the inmate phone system works, emailing an inmate, and sending them money to buy things in commissary?
Here is where you get direct access to all the information you need for Nowata County Jail inmate services: Learn more about how to visit an inmate in the Nowata County Jail. Learn more about how to get phone calls from an inmate in the Nowata County Jail. Learn more about how to text/email an inmate in the Nowata County Jail. Learn more about how to send money to an inmate in the Nowata County Jail. Learn more about how to mail an inmate and what's allowed in the Nowata County Jail. Learn more about inmate commissary in the Nowata County Jail.

How do I bail or bond an inmate out of the Nowata County Jail?
Call for the type of bond and any information that is required for a particular individual at Nowata County Jail. A bond is set according to a court-approved schedule. You will either have to pay a cash bail, or put up a private, surety or a property bond to guarantee to the court that the defendant will return on their assigned court date. Learn more about how to bail or bond out an inmate in the Nowata County Jail.

This facility, known as "Nowata County Jail" is also known as Nowata County Jail, Oklahoma, Nowata.