Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility Family & Friends Information

SEARCH FOR AN INMATE IN Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility

Search for an inmate

Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility

Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility
400 Abbey Road
Belington, WV 26250

To locate or find information about an inmate in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility, call the jail at 304-637-0382 or look them up on the official Inmate Search Jail Roster for Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.

Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility incarcerates inmates arrested in the following counties: Barbour County, Pocahontas County, Preston County, Randolph County, Taylor County, Tucker County, Upshur 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.

Click here for Photos and Videos of Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility

About the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility

The Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility, located in the city of Belington, in Barbour County, West Virginia is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 6000 Bookings, with a daily average of 300 Inmates and a staff of 75.
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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Barbour County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Tygart Valley Regional Jail & 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 West Virginia 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 Do You Communicate with an Inmate in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility by Phone

Follow these instructions on how to open an account with GTL Connect Network (aka Viapath Technologies)

  • Advance Pay - This phone account allows you to prepay so that your inmate can call you (and only you) whenever he/she wants and the cost of each call is deducted from your balance. You can even be notified by text when your balance gets low. You still have the option of accepting or rejecting each call.
  • Pin Debit  -  This option allows you to fund an inmate's commissary account and lets him pay for phone calls to you and others with the money. You will have no control over who your inmate calls.
  • Voicemail  -  You can leave a secure voicemail without having to contact the facility. When you call the local phone number for a facility offering Inmate Voicemail (call Customer Service at 877-650-4249 to get the local voicemail number for Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility, you will be informed of the cost for leaving a message. To leave your message, simply select the inmate by ID number. Then, record your voicemail.

For full instructions on the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility Inmate Phone Syste, what the costs are, how it works, and tips and guidelines on rules, regulations and saving money on calls, check out our Send Money Page.


 

How to visit an inmate in Barbour County West Virginia using Remote Video Visitation 

To visit an inmate in Barbour County follow these steps:

  • In addition to visiting inmates at the jail, Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility uses a video visitation service called JailATM.
  • In order to visit with your inmate online or at the Barbour County Jail Video Kiosk, you must first register with JailATM.
  • Once you register, choose the option for 'Video Calls' or Video Visits and you will be prompted for the information required, which will include copies of your state issued ID and more. 
  • Note: While JailATM also offers the following inmate services, Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility may or may not allow all of them. Check on the JailATM website to confirm.
  • Services available through JailATM are subject to change with no notice.
    1.  You Can Send Money
         Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility may have an agreement with JailATM so that you can deposit money online or using the kiosk in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility lobby.
    2.  You Can Send Gift Packs
         Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility may have an agreement with JailATM, which ships predetermined Gift Packs of candy, snacks and hygiene products to your inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow these to be sent to your inmate.
    3.  You Can Email Inmate
         Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility may have an agreement with JailATM which handles secure messaging between you and your inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow emailing your inmate.
  • Customer Support: 877-810-0914.

For full instructions on all the benefits of using JailATM to visit a Barbour County inmate, visiting an inmate at the jail itself, rates, policies, rules, dress codes, bringing children, attorney and clergy visits and more, go to our official Visit Inmate Page. 


 

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

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility follow these steps:

  • Go to JailATM, choose West Virginia, then choose Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility
  • 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility, and then input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much product you can send your inmate in Barbour 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Barbour County.


 

How Do You Send Text or Email Messages to an Inmate in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility?

To send messages to a Barbour County inmate follow these instructions:

Since Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility contracts with JailATMProdigy Telephone Solutions. they either already or will soon provide you and your inmate the ability to use their Messaging Service to send and receive electronic messages. Try both Jail ATM & Prodigy. They are in the midst of a merger and one or the other will be handling the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility account.
 

Pay for the Prodigy Inmate Messaging Service at Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.
- Online,
- Over the Phone by calling 866-700-4545,
- Using a Kiosk at Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.
Pay for the JailATM Inmate Messaging Service at Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.
- Online,
- Using a Kiosk at Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.
- Over the phone 877-810-0914.

For all the information you need regarding messaging a Barbour County inmate at the jail, including how it's done, how much it costs, rules and regulations and more, check out our Text/Email an Inmate Page.
NOTE: All of your communication with an inmate is recorded. Use discretion in what you discuss.


 

How to Deposit Money Online for an Inmate in Barbour County

To deposit money online for an inmate in Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility follow these steps:

  • Register to open an account, or Sign In to JailATM, a service that acts as a bank for inmates in Barbour County.
  • After registering and signing in, select 'Send Money Now'.
  • Choose West Virginia, then choose Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility
  • Type in your inmate's last name or their Inmate ID.
  • Select your inmate.
  • Input an amount to deposit to your inmate in Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility, and then input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much money you can send your inmate in Barbour 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility, or depositing money at the jail, over the phone or by mail, check out our Send Money Page for Barbour County.


 

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

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility follow these steps:

  • Select West Virginia, then select Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility, and then select the 'Send a Package Order' option.
  • Register and create an account with Access Securepak, for Barbour County.
  • Choose the inmate and the products you want shipped to them, and input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much product you can send your inmate in Barbour County at any one time.

For all information, tips and available items for shipping Commissary packages to an inmate in Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Barbour County.


 

Third Party Jail Inmate Services for Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility

Communication and Monetary Services for Family and Friends of Inmates

Gone are the days where Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility 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 Barbour 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility, 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility 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. 

Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility

STATE COUNTY BEDS
West Virginia Barbour 300


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

400 Abbey Road
Belington, WV 26250


TELEPHONE NUMBER


FAX

Jail (Main): 304-637-0289

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
400 Abbey Road
Belington, WV 26250


Photos

View 1 photo of this facility
Photos of this facility
1 / 1

Frequently Asked Questions

How many inmates are in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility in West Virginia?
There are 300 inmates in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility in West Virginia. 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, Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.

How many people get arrested and booked into the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility in West Virginia every year?
In 2021, a total of 6000 offenders were booked into the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility in West Virginia. 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.

How many people work at the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility in West Virginia?
The Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility maintains a staff of approximately 75. Staff positions include correction officers, maintenance, clerical, kitchen workers and management. West Virginia 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility in West Virginia have an inmate search or jail roster to see who is in custody?
Yes, the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility in West Virginia has an Inmate Search Roster feature. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility. When you get to this page click on the big green button that reads 'OFFICIAL Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility 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 304-637-0382 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 West Virginia 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility in West Virginia?
The Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility address and phone number is: 400 Abbey Road
Belington, WV 26250. Their phone number is 304-637-0382. 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.

Where do I found out all the inmate services at Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility, 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility inmate services: Learn more about how to visit an inmate in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility. Learn more about how to get phone calls from an inmate in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility. Learn more about how to text/email an inmate in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility. Learn more about how to send money to an inmate in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility. Learn more about how to mail an inmate and what's allowed in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility. Learn more about inmate commissary in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.

How do I bail or bond an inmate out of the Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility?
Call 304-637-0382 for the type of bond and any information that is required for a particular individual at Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility. 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 Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility.

This facility, known as "Tygart Valley Regional Jail & Correctional Facility" is also known as Barbour County Inmate Search & Arrests, Pocahontas County Inmate Search & Arrests, Preston County Inmate Search & Arrests, Randolph County Inmate Search & Arrests, Taylor County Inmate Search & Arrests, Tucker County Inmate Search & Arrests, Upshur County Inmate Search & Arrests.