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Jo Daviess County Jail
Facility Name
Jo Daviess County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
330 North Bench Street, Galena, IL, 61036
Phone
815-777-2141
Capacity
27
City
Galena
Postal Code
61036
State
Illinois
Country
Jo Daviess 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
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About Jo Daviess County Jail

The Jo Daviess County Jail is located in Galena, Illinois. This facility is frequently known as the Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Department Corrections Bureau. 

The Jo Daviess County Jail is made up of two facilities. 

On average, the Jo Daviess County Jail holds around 27 inmates.The Jo Daviess County Jail staffs around 300 correctional officers. 

This facility is a direct supervision facility. The Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Jo Daviess County Jail. 

How to Search for an Inmate

Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all current inmates. That is what the Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Department does.

The Jo Daviess County Jail has its jail roster open with their current arrests available to the general public by the Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Department. This database can be found on the Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The Jo Daviess County Jail has its roster in alphabetical order by the inmate's last name. When doing a successful inmate search you will be able to find the inmate information listed below:

  • Inmate's Full Name
  • Booking Date & Time
  • Future Released Date
  • Ethnicity
  • Gender
  • Arresting Agency
  • Race
  • Charges
  • PNC Number

Unfortunately, there are no mugshots in this database. You will need to get a hold of the Jo Daviess County Jail if you would like more information about an inmate.  

Here is the phone number to the Jo Daviess County Jail at 815-777-2141.

Sending Money

Inmates at the Jo Daviess County Jail will need money to make purchases at the commissary. There are several different ways you can deposit funds into an inmates account. 

Kiosk

At the Jo Daviess County Jail, there is a kiosk at the TouchPay Kiosk that you can during normal business hours. You can deposit funds using your debit card, Credit card and cash. 

Online

You can also go online to TouchPay and deposit money there if that is more convenient for you. 

By Phone

With your credit or debit card, you can also call TouchPay. 

Visiting the inmate

The Jo Daviess County Jail inmates can have visitors. All visitors under the age of 18 are allowed to visit, however they will need to stay by their legal guardian. Before you are allowed to visit you will need to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or your United States Passport.

Make sure you put all your personal belongings in your car. You are not allowed to bring any of your personal belongings to the visitation area.

The visiting hours are associated with the housing units at the Jo Daviess County Jail. The list of hours by housing units can be found here.

At the Jo Daviess County Jail inmates are allowed to visit during the times listed above. However, visitations is not a right, but a privilege. 

Phone calls

Jo Daviess County Jail inmates are not allowed to get phone calls from their family or friends. During phone time the inmates are allowed to call their family and friends. The inmates are only allowed to have 15-minute calls. The call will be disconnected when the 15-minutes is up. 

Calling features such as three-way calling and call forwarding are prohibited for the inmates to use. The call will be disconnected if an inmate is caught using any of these calling features. Disciplinary action will be taken against the inmate. 

The Jo Daviess County Jail inmates are allowed to make collect calls only. Only individuals who have a landline phone can receive collect calls. Ones who only have cell phones will not be able to get these collect calls. The individual receiving the collect calls is the one responsible for any and all charges that are associated with the collect calls. of the call is the one responsible for any and all charges associated with the collect calls. The Jo Daviess County Jail is not responsible for any and all charges from the collect calls.

Sending mail

The Jo Daviess County Jail inmates are allowed to get written letters from their family and friends in the mail. For safety reasons, all letters get inspected by Jo Daviess County Jail employees when the letters arrive. The letters will get pass out to the correct inmates after they get checked. 

When you send items to the prison along with your letters, there are a number of things you are not allowed to send. Here is a list of items that are not allowed: 

  • Plastic
  • Glitter
  • Stamps
  • Metal
  • Confetti
  • String
  • Ribbons
  • Gang Related Items
  • Polaroids
  • Lipstick/Lip Gloss/Chapstick
  • Pencils
  • Pens
  • Perfume
  • Writing Paper
  • Envelopes
  • Music Cards
  • No photographs larger than 5×7”

Inmates at the Jo Daviess County Jail who isn't a level 1 or a 2 can receive books, magazines, and newspapers as well. The books, magazines, and newspapers will need to be sent directly from the bookstore or publisher to the Jo Daviess County Jail. All books being sent to the Jo Daviess County Jail will have to be new and paperback. Any and all used and hardcover books are not allowed. Books will be sent back to the sender if they are hardcovered or used. 

Here is the mailing address for inmates in the Jo Daviess County Jail is listed below: 

(Inmate's full name) (Inmate's Booking ID #)
330 North Bench Street, Galena, IL, 61036

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