Central Regional Jail - Lewis Inmate Visitation

Central Regional Jail - Lewis Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule

The information below provides complete instructions regarding:

  • Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule,
  • Visitation Rules,
  • Application & Registration
  • Inmate Video Visits, and
  • Jail Visitation Process for the Central Regional Jail - Lewis

Following these instructions exactly will enhance your chances of getting official approval to visit an inmate.

It is highly recommended that prior to an inmate visit at the jail, you first call the jail at 304-765-7904 to confirm that visits have not been cancelled.

Remote Video Visitation with Inmates at Central Regional Jail - Lewis

Register for Remote Video Visitation with your inmate at the Central Regional Jail - Lewis by going here.

Once you register, choose the option for 'Video Calls' or Video Visists and you will be prompted for the information required, which will include copies of your state issued ID and more. 

For help with signing up and using the inmate visitation app, go here to get your questions answered.

Note: While JailATM also offers the following inmate services, Central Regional Jail - Lewis may not allow all of them. Check on the JailATM website to confirm.

Services available through JailATM are subject to change with no notice.

You Can Send Money

Central Regional Jail - Lewis may have an agreement with JailATM so that you can deposit money online or using the kiosk in the jail lobby.

You Can Send Gift Packs

Central Regional Jail - Lewis may have 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.

You Can Email Inmate

Central Regional Jail - Lewis 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.

Visiting Hours in Central Regional Jail - Lewis

The actual visiting hours vary depending on the following factors:

The day of the week.

Where the inmate is housed.

The inmate's sex.

Whether or not it is a Holiday.

Each inmate is allowed one or two visits, ranging from 15 minutes to one hour in length each week. Inmates with special privileges are allowed additional visits.

If you are visiting from another state or traveling a great distance, Central Regional Jail - Lewis may allow you an extended visitation. Call 304-765-7904 to ask for special consideration.

Call 304-765-7904 or click here to view normal visiting hours and procedures for scheduling a visit.

Central Regional Jail - Lewis Visitation Application Process

Central Regional Jail - Lewis requires all visitors to fill out an application prior to your visiting an inmate.

Carefully fill out the application. Incomplete paperwork is cause for denial.

Honesty, especially regarding past criminal convictions, probation etc., is important. These things will most likely show up on the background check – which if lied about on the application, will cause visits to be denied.

Call 304-765-7904 to ask specific questions about the application.

Click here to go to the jail's website for more information about the application process. 

Central Regional Jail - Lewis At Home Remote Video Visitation

Register for Remote Video Visitation with your inmate at the Central Regional Jail - Lewis by going here.

Once you register, choose the option for 'Video Calls' or Video Visists and you will be prompted for the information required, which will include copies of your state issued ID and more. 

For help with signing up and using the inmate visitation app, go here to get your questions answered.

Note: While JailATM also offers the following inmate services, Central Regional Jail - Lewis may not allow all of them. Check on the JailATM website to confirm.

Services available through JailATM are subject to change with no notice.

You Can Send Money

Central Regional Jail - Lewis may have an agreement with JailATM so that you can deposit money online or using the kiosk in the jail lobby.

You Can Send Gift Packs

Central Regional Jail - Lewis may have 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.

You Can Email Inmate

Central Regional Jail - Lewis 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.

Who Can Visit an Inmate in Central Regional Jail - Lewis

Anyone over the age of 18, who isn't on felony probation and can produce a valid government-issued photo ID can be approved to visit an inmate in this jail.

Visitation applicants in Lewis County County must sometimes submit to a background check. Those with warrants are denied visitation or if allowed to visit, will be arrested at the jail.

Jails limit the number of people that can visit an inmate to two adults each visit.

Children under age 18 must be accompanied by the parent or legal guardian.

Call 304-765-7904 to ask specific questions about this policy or click here for any updates to this policy.

It is likely that the Central Regional Jail - Lewis will deny visitation to anyone with a past felony conviction regardless of probation/parole status. Call 304-765-7904 prior to arriving for the specific jail guideline regarding your legal status.

If you are a co-defendant with the inmate in a pending case, your visit will be denied.

If you and the inmate are under a court order to have no contact with each other, your visit will be denied.

The Central Regional Jail - Lewis reserves the right to deny any person the right to enter the jail it chooses and for any reason.

Central Regional Jail - Lewis Visitation Dress Code

The Central Regional Jail - Lewis staff will turn anyone away who is not dressed appropriately for a visit.

The best way to be sure the visit takes place is to dress as if you are meeting someone's grandmother for the first time. 

Wear clothes that are not revealing.

Don't wear see-through material.

Have all undergarments covered (males and females) and avoid a lot of cleavage.

Shorts and skirts should reach mid-thigh.

Sleeves should be at least half-way to your elbow.

The following types of clothing are also prohibited:

Clothing promoting gang affiliation.

Anything displaying drugs, weapons or profanity.

Clothing depicting anything obscene.

Call 304-765-7904 to ask specific questions about the Central Regional Jail - Lewis Visitation Dress Code guidelines or click here for complete instructions.

Central Regional Jail - Lewis Visitation Tips, Rules and Guidelines

Jail visits are conducted in person behind plexi-glass or on a televised screen from another location.

Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and guardians must provide proof of their guardianship.

Leave all personal belongings, except for your state ID in your vehicle or in a locker (if one is provided).

Children must be monitored at all times or jail staff will end the visit early.

Call 304-765-7904 or click here to go to the jail's official website for additional Rules regarding Central Regional Jail - Lewis visitation.

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