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Arapahoe County Detention Facility Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule


7375 S. Potomac St.
Centennial,
Colorado
80155-4918
Arapahoe County
Visitation Phone: (County Jail) 303-795-4524
Main Phone: (County Jail) 720-874-3500
Beds: 1166
The information below provides complete instructions regarding Arapahoe County Detention Facility Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule, Visiting Rules, Inmate Video Visits and Jail Visitation process in Centennial, Colorado.

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 you call the jail at (County Jail) 303-795-4524 to confirm that visits have not been cancelled.

Arapahoe County Detention Facility Visiting Hours, Schedule and Instructions


Step 1

Have your inmate submit your name to the jail as a visitor. Be sure the inmate has the exact spelling of your full name as it appears on your valid, government-issued photo ID.

Step 2

Call 866-500-5522.no sooner than 48 hours before you wish to visit and schedule a visitation appointment.

Step 3

Arrive at the visitation area 15 minutes prior to your scheduled visit.

Step 4

Show your valid, government-issued photo ID.



Who Can Visit an Inmate in Arapahoe County Detention Facility

Anyone over the age of 18, who is on the inmate’s approved visitation list and can show a valid, government-issued photo ID may visit an inmate at this facility.

NOTE: If you are on parole or probation, you must check with your parole or probation officer prior to attempting to visit an inmate here. If you do not do this, your parole/probation officer might violate you and have you arrested.  

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

If there is a no contact order in place between you and the inmate, do not attempt to visit. You could be arrested and prosecuted for defying a court order.

Call (County Jail) 303-795-4524 to ask specific questions about this policy or click here for any updates to this policy.

The Arapahoe County Detention Facility reserves the right to deny any person the right to enter the jail it chooses and for any reason.



Arapahoe County Detention Facility Visitation Application Process

Arapahoe County Detention Facility does not require anyone to fill out a visitation application but does require the inmate to submit your full name to the jail for approval prior to being allowed to visit.

Call (County Jail) 303-795-4524 to ask specific questions about the application.


Visiting Hours in Arapahoe County Detention Facility

For inmates NOT housed in POD 5-B

Monday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Tuesday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Wednesday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Thursday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Friday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Saturday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Sunday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

For inmates housed in 5-B

Monday

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Tuesday

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Wednesday

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Thursday

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Friday

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Saturday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Sunday

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Each inmate is allowed 3 visits per week but only one per day. The visits are approximately 30 minutes each.

Up to 2 people are allowed to visit the inmate at a time as long as they are both on the approved visitation list.

If you are visiting from another state or traveling a great distance, Arapahoe County Detention Facility may allow you an extended visitation. Call (County Jail) 303-795-4524 to ask for special consideration.

Call (County Jail) 303-795-4524 or click here to view normal visiting hours and procedures for scheduling a visit.



Arapahoe County Detention Facility Visitation Dress Code

The Arapahoe County Detention Facility 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. 

Clothes that are revealing can get your visit cancelled.

Don't wear see-through material.

Do not display any undergarments.

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 (County Jail) 303-795-4524 to ask specific questions about the Arapahoe County Detention Facility Visitation Dress Code guidelines or click here for complete instructions.



Arapahoe County Detention Facility Visitation Tips, Rules and Guidelines

Jail visits are conducted on a televised screen with a phone handset for talking.

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

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

If you arrive late to the staff will not extend your visit. You will be only be able to visit for the number of minutes you have left on the clock.

You cannot visit your inmate more than once per visitation day and you must have schedule each of the visits at least 40 hours in advance.

You cannot visit more than one inmate on any given visitation day.

If you or the inmate have a no-contact order in place against each other and you visit, you can be arrested at the jail and prosecuted.

Call (County Jail) 303-795-4524 or click here to go to the jail's official website for additional Rules regarding Arapahoe County Detention Facility visitation.



'At Home' Video Visitation

Many jails are implementing video visits. These visits are conducted via the Internet on computers, IPADS and Smart phones.

Video visits allow the visit to take place in the privacy of your own home. Some family members 'take their inmate with them' to church, the park, the doctor or anywhere else simply by signing in and bringing the device along.

Video visits save you from having to get your children ready, drive to the jail, wait in long lines and go through security checkpoints just to see the inmate.

Video visitation is slowly gaining favor with all jails in America as jail management realizes the financial savings and reduced security risks involved with remote visitation.

This jail does not offer video at-home visitation but the policy can be changed at any time.

Click here to see if video visitation is now available at Arapahoe County Detention Facility – as well as to view the complete set of rules, the cost to you and how to get set up online.

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