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Shelby County Division of Correction

201 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38103

 

Photos and Videos of Shelby County Division of Correction

 

Inmate Search, Booking Information & Mugshots

The Inmate Search Page for the Shelby County Division of Correction:
•    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 Shelby County Division of Correction
•    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 Shelby County Division of Correction
•    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 Shelby County Division of Correction 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 Shelby County Division of Correction
•    How to Bail Bond
•    Where to Bail Bond
•    Bail Bond Agents
•    Self-Release Bonding
•    Bail Bond Cost

About the Shelby County Division of Correction

The Shelby County Division of Correction, located in the city of Memphis, in Shelby County, Tennessee is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 60000 Bookings, with a daily average of 3000 Inmates and a staff of 750.

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 Shelby County Division of Correction 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 Shelby County Division of Correction are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Shelby County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Shelby County Division of Correction 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 Tennessee 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.

Shelby County Division of Correction

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Tennessee Shelby 3,000


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

201 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38103


TELEPHONE NUMBER


FAX

Jail (Main): 901-222-8581

Sheriff: 901-222-3310

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
Inmate's Full Name and Booking Number
Floor and pod where housed if known
201 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38103


This facility, known as "Shelby County Division of Correction" is also known as SCDC, Shelby County Correction Center, Shelby County Division of Correction, Tennessee, Shelby.

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