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About Nelson County Jail

In Lakota, North Dakota is where you will be able to find the Nelson County Jail. The Nelson County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Nelson County Jail. The jail serves all of Nelson County Jail serves all of Nelson County. A majority of the inmates that are held in this facility have a short term sentence.  

How to Search for an Inmate

Doing an inmate search for an inmate in the Nelson County Jail is very simple. Now you can do an inmate search from your computer or mobile device when you're on the go or at the comfort of your own home. So you won't have to waste your time just to be looking for the right phone number, or better yet you won't have to waste your time being transferred from one person to the next, being put on hold or getting disconnected. 

The Nelson County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Nelson County Jail. Keeping and maintaining an up to date roster of all inmates currently in their custody is a big responsibility. That is what the Nelson County Jail does.

The Nelson County Jail has its jail roster open to the general public by the Nelson County Sheriff's Department. This database can be found here.

Recent bookings, as well as current inmates being held in the Nelson County Jail, can be found in this database.

The inmates that are in this database are in alphabetical order. You can click on the inmate’s name and  you will be able the see the information listed below when you click on the inmate's name:

  • Inmate Full Name
  • Age
  • Alias
  • Charges
  • Mugshot
  • Scheduled Release
  • Date Released
  • Booking Date 
  • Weight
  • Height
  • Eye Color
  • Hair Color
  • Gender
  • Arresting Officer
  • ZIP
  • Booking Agency
  • Inmate Classification
  • Race
  • ZIP
  • Arresting Agency

If you do not see the information you are looking for in the database, you can call the Nelson County Jail can be reached at 701-247-2474 if you can not find the information that you need.

Sending Money

Inmates will in the Nelson County Jail will need money to purchase items at the commissary. Inmates will need money to purchase items from the commissary or to fund their telephone account.

Money orders or transfers from Western Union are not accepted at the Nelson County Jail.

You can also fund an inmate's TouchPay account which is their phone service. You will be able to call an inmate at this toll-free phone number 1-866-232-1899 . You can deposit money by going online to their official TouchPay 

You can also deposit funds by using their TouchPay kiosk by going the Nelson County Jail lobby. You can use Visa, MasterCard, and cash deposits at the kiosk.

Funds can be deposited 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and the money will be available 24 hours after the deposit is made.

Your Payer User ID information will need to be entered to be sure your funds are getting sent to the correct inmate.

Inmate Full Name        
Inmate ID Number
Facility Number

However, to use this service there's a charge.

Visiting the inmate

Nelson County Jail inmates are allowed to have visitors. You will need to call and schedule a visitation before you visit. You can call 701-247-2474, Monday through Friday to schedule a visitation. You will be able to schedule a weekday visit for the same day. You will need to call on Friday to schedule a weekend visit.

Inmates are allowed to have one visit for each calendar week. 2 adults and 3 children under the age of 18 are allowed to visit at a time. All visitors 18 years and older, will need to show their driver’s license, state identification card, or a United States Passport.

You will need to provide a callback number when you are making your appointment. You can change or cancel your visitation with a code that will be given to you. Make sure arrive for your visitation on time.

Make sure you are following dress code rules and avoid any crude behavior or your visitation will be canceled and you will not be able to visit again.  

Make sure you leave all of your personal belongings in your vehicle. In the lobby, you will be allowed to buy beverages and snacks.

Nelson County Jail inmates are allowed to have 1 visit for each calendar week. Up to 2 adults and three children under the age of 18 are allowed for each visit.

Phone calls

Combined Public Communications contracts with the Nelson County Jail for their phone service.

There are 2 plans that the Combined Public Communications offers which is the direct pay and prepaid calling plan.

Inmates are able to call one number of their choice with the direct pay plans. By making an account online or by using the kiosk in the lobby you are able to fund this account.

Sending mail

The Nelson County Jail inmates are allowed to get written letters from their family and friends. The jail employees examine all mail that comes in and goes out. Before letters are passed out to the inmates all prohibited items that are sent along with the letters will get thrown out. 

Inmates in the Nelson County Jail are allowed to get books, newspapers, magazines and newspapers. Newspapers, books and magazines are required to be sent straight from the publisher or bookstore to the jail. All books that are being sent to the jail must be new.

The Nelson County Jail is mailing address for inmates is:

Inmate's full name
Nelson County Jail
210 B Avenue West, Lakota, ND, 58344

Nelson County Jail
Facility Name
Nelson County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
210 B Avenue West, Lakota, ND, 58344
Phone
701-247-2474
City
Lakota
Postal Code
58344
State
North Dakota
Country
Nelson County

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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