Washburn County Juvenile Detention Inmate Mail

Washburn County Juvenile Detention Inmate Mail

When mailing a letter or postcard to an inmate, please address your mail as follows:




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All mail sent to an inmate at the Washburn County Juvenile Detention must include the sender's name and mailing address in the top left corner of the envelope or postcard.

Failure to include your return address will most likely result in your mail NOT being delivered and your letter destroyed.

Main Phone: 715.468.4720

The information below provides complete instructions regarding the Washburn County Juvenile Detention Inmate Mail Policies, Mail Instructions, what type of mail is NOT allowed, Rules for Mailing letters, photos, postcards, emailing an inmate, magazines, newspapers, books and packages to Washburn County Juvenile Detention in Shell Lake, Wisconsin.

Follow these instructions exactly to help ensure that your inmate receives his/her mail and not have it thrown away.

The Washburn County Juvenile Detention has a zero-tolerance policy regarding mail violations.

How to address your Inmate's Postcard or Envelope

Inmate's First and Last Name
421 Highway 63
PO Box 429
Shell Lake, WI 54871

All mail sent to an inmate at the Washburn County Juvenile Detention must include the senders name and mailing address in the top left corner of the envelope or postcard.

Failure to include your return address will most likely result in your mail NOT being delivered and discarded.

To confirm the mailing address and/or any new policies regarding inmate mail call 715.468.4720 or check the most recent updates on the jail's website by going here.

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

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

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