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Pinellas County Jail Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule

10750 Ulmerton Rd
Pinellas County
Visitation Phone: 727-464-6842
Main Phone: 727-464-6415
Beds: 3,500
The information below provides complete instructions regarding Pinellas County Jail Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule, Visiting Rules, Inmate Video Visits and Jail Visitation process in Largo, Florida.

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 727-464-6842 to confirm that visits have not been cancelled.

Pinellas County Jail Visiting Hours, Schedule and Instructions

Step 1

Schedule jail visits at least two days ahead of time. Mobile bus visits must be scheduled at least one week ahead of time.

Step 2

Bring a valid, government-issued, photo ID to the visit.

Step 3

All visitors at the height of 36″ or above will be required to have their facial images screened via Facial Recognition Screening prior to their scheduled visit.

Who Can Visit an Inmate in Pinellas County Jail

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.

Jails limit the number of people that can visit an inmate to two adults and one child or one adult and two children each visit.

Children under age 18 must be accompanied by the parent or legal guardian. If the children do not remain under your control, your visit will be terminated.

Call 727-464-6842 to ask specific questions about this policy or click here for any updates to this policy.

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 Pinellas County Jail reserves the right to deny any person the right to enter the jail it chooses and for any reason.

Pinellas County Jail Visitation Application Process

Pinellas County Jail requires all visitors to register prior to your visiting an inmate.

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

Call 727-464-6842 to ask specific questions about the application.

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

Visiting Hours in Pinellas County Jail

Visitation Center

  • 11:30 – 12:10
  • 12:30 – 1:10
  • 1:30 – 2:10
  • 2:30 – 3:10
  • Closed 3:15 – 3:45
  • 4:00 – 4:40
  • 5:00 – 5:40
  • 6:00 – 6:40
  • 7:00 – 7:40

Mobile Bus Visits

  • 11:30 – 12:10
  • 12:30 – 1:10
  • 1:30 – 2:10
  • 2:30 – 3:10
  • Closed 3:15 – 3:45
  • 4:00 – 4:40
  • 5:00 – 5:40

Mobile bus visits allows those who cannot get to the jail to visit loved ones who are incarcerated. Below is the schedule and locations for the mobile visiting bus.

Location #1:
Every Monday and Wednesday
James B. Sanderlin Family Center
2335 22nd Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33712                                  

Location #2:
Every Tuesday
Boys & Girls Club of Pinellas
800 Phillies Dr.
Clearwater, Fl. 33755

Location #3:
Every Thursday
Tarpon Springs Police Department
444 S. Huey Ave.
Tarpon Springs, Fl. 34689                              

Location #4:
Every Friday
Greater Ridgecrest YMCA
1801 119th Street
Largo, FL 33778


If you are visiting from another state or traveling a great distance, Pinellas County Jail may allow you an extended visitation. Call 727-464-6842 to ask for special consideration.

Call 727-464-6842 or click here to view normal visiting hours and procedures for scheduling a visit.

Pinellas County Jail Visitation Dress Code

The Pinellas County Jail 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 727-464-6842 to ask specific questions about the Pinellas County Jail Visitation Dress Code guidelines or click here for complete instructions.

Pinellas County Jail Visitation Tips, Rules and Guidelines

Jail visits are conducted on a televised screen from another location.

Click here to register an account and be able to schedule visits online.

To schedule an appointment for the video visitation center or mobile visitation call (727) 464-6842 seven days a week between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. 

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.

Call 727-464-6842 or click here to go to the jail's official website for additional Rules regarding Pinellas County Jail 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.

Click here to see if video visitation is now available at Pinellas County Jail – 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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