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Updated on: January 30, 2021

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About La Plata County Detention Center

La Plata County Detention Center is located in Durango, Colorado. La Plata County Detention Center is a minimum-security jail that holds 293 male inmates.

All inmates in this facility are held in dormitories. This facility Keeps Who have medical issues, that can not be placed in the general in general public in their 100-bed long-term care unit.

La Plata County Detention Center
Facility Name
La Plata County Detention Center
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
742 Turner Drive, Durango, CO, 81303
Phone
970-247-1161
Capacity
293
City
Durango
Postal Code
81303
State
Colorado
Country
La Plata County
Official Website
Website

Visitation Hours

  • Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Holiday Closed

La Plata County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff
Sean Smith
Address
1060 East 2nd Avenue, Durango, Colorado, 81301
Phone
970-382-6200
Website
http://co.laplata.co.us/departments_officials/sheriff

Inmate Search

On their website, the La Plata County Detention Center has a public inmate list. These records can be searched by the inmate's last name or by date confined. However, all lists are for people currently serving time in the La Plata County Detention Center. 

When doing a successful inmate search you will be able to see the inmate’s personal identifying information, along with their mugshot, what agency arrested them, Where they got arrested and what charges they are on.

Sending a Mail

La Plata County Detention Center inmates are allowed to receive letters. If you want to send a letter to an inmate you will have to send it to the address listed below: 

Inmate's Full Name, ID Number
La Plata County Detention Center
742 Turner Drive, Durango, CO, 81303

Make sure you put your return address on the envelope before sending it. Stamps or envelopes are not allowed to be sent with your letters. These items will be either thrown away or returned to you if they are sent. 

Inmates at the La Plata County Detention Center are allowed to get books, magazines and newspapers in the mail. If you would like to send an inmate any of these items, make sure you have them sent directly from the book store or publisher to the jail. All books will need to be new and paperback. Used and hardcover books are not allowed to be sent to the jail. 

Public Records Online Search

Criminal Records and Contact Info aggregated from real law enforcement agencies and government court houses.

Sending Money

If you would like to fund an inmate's commissary account, you can do so by sending money orders via US Mail. 

There is a kiosk in the La Plata County Detention Center lobby that you can use to deposit funds into their account.  The kiosk in the lobby only accepts cash, at this current time. However, there is a service fee of $2.50 per transaction to use this service. The kiosk is available to use 24 hours a day.

Phone Calls

Paytel Communication contracts with the La Plata County Detention Center for their phone services. Inmates at the La Plata County Detention Center access these phones easily. These phones are payphones. Inmates are allowed to make phone calls, however, they are not allowed to receive calls. 

All phone calls at the La Plata County Detention Center are monitored and recorded. Three-way calling is prohibited for the inmates to use. Inmates are only allowed to 15-minutes phone calls. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any fees associated with the collect call. 

Visiting Rules

The La Plata County Detention Center visitations are Monday through Friday from 7pm to 8pm. 

On the inmates approved visitor sheet an adult must be listed. You will need to show your government ID before visiting. Visitations are only for adults (18 and up). 

Visitations are set up by each pod day. Inmates are allowed to have visitors on their pod day.

La Plata County Prison Statistics

La Plata County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 10
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -
Jail Population Held for State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 7
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for ICE -

La Plata County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 4
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 71
Native Jail Population 2
Latino Jail Population 11

La Plata County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population 21
Other Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population 24
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 89
Black Prison Population 7

La Plata County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 2,750
Male Jail Population 82
Total Jail Population 113
Female Jail Population 27

La Plata County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 75
Female Pretrial Jail Population 12
Male Pretrial Jail Population 63

La Plata County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 91
Black Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions 2
Native Prison Admissions 18
Latino Prison Admissions 16
White Prison Admissions 55
Male Prison Admissions 78
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 13

La Plata County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 8
Total Prison Population 141
Male Prison Population 133

Directions

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