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McDowell County Welch Correctional Center
Facility Name
McDowell County Welch Correctional Center
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
50 Court Street, Welch, WV, 24801
Phone
304-436-8530
Capacity
108
City
Welch
Postal Code
24801
State
West Virginia
Country
McDowell 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

The McDowell County Welch Correctional Center is located in Welch, West Virginia. The facility is operated and managed by the McDowell County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center

At any given time, the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center can hold as many as 108 inmates.

A majority of the inmates in the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center reside in McDowell County. All inmates that are held in this facility have no more than a 2-year sentence. 

While being economical the mission of the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center is to supply the inmates with all the resources they need. 

The jail operates in a way that surpasses national and state standards. 

The McDowell County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center. Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all current inmates is a big responsibility. That is what the McDowell County Sheriff's Department does.

The McDowell County Welch Correctional Center has its jail roster with their current arrests open to the general public by the McDowell County Sheriffs Department. This database can be found on the McDowell County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The file of the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center roster is a PDF. During normal business hours, It is updated frequently. The McDowell County Welch Correctional Center roster is in alphabetical order. When doing a successful inmate search you will see the information about the inmates below:

  • Inmate Number
  • Charges
  • Inmate Name
  • Assigned Housing
  • Date of Birth
  • Sex
  • Race
  • Arrest Date
  • Mugshots

Family and friends are allowed to send written letters to Inmates in the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center. For safety reasons all letters will be examined when they arrive by the jail employees. 

There are a lot of things you are not allowed to send to the jail with your letters.

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

The McDowell County Welch Correctional Center inmates can get books, newspapers and magazines sent to them. The books, newspapers and magazines will need to be sent straight from the bookstore or publisher to the jail. All books that are sent to the jail must be new and paperback. All used and hardcover books are not allowed. If a used or hardcover book is sent to the jail, it will be sent back to the sender. 

In order for inmates to use the phone or buy things from the commissary inmates in the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center will need funds. There are several different ways to transfer funds to the inmates' account.

Online

First, you can go to the Access Corrections website, to transfer funds online. However, you will need to create an account. There is no fee for this service.

By Phone

You can call 304-436-8530 to deposit funds into an inmate's account by phone. However, there is a fee for this service.

Kiosk

There is a kiosk in the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center lobby available between the hours of 7:30 am to 11 pm, daily.

The McDowell County Welch Correctional Center inmates are allowed to make collect calls. Inmates are only able to call those who have a landline. You will not be able to receive a collect call on a cell phone. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees that come from the collect call. Any fees that come from collect calls are not the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center responsibility.

During phone time, inmates can call their friends and family. The inmates are allowed  15-minute calls. The call will be disconnected when the 15-minutes is over.

The McDowell County Welch Correctional Center inmates do not have a way to get on the internet. To keep in touch with friends and family the inmates do not have a way to use any electronic messaging systems. You will need to send a written letter to an inmate at the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center to the address above If you would like to stay in touch with them.

McDowell County Welch Correctional Center inmates can have visitors. All visitors under the age of 18 will are allowed to visit, but they will need to be with their legal guardian. Before you are allowed to visit you will have to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or your United States Passport. 

Make sure you put all of your personal items in your car since no personal items are allowed in the visitation area.   

The McDowell County Welch Correctional Center visits are video visits through Securus Technologies.  Inmates are not allowed contact visits in the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center

The McDowell County Welch Correctional Center visits are video visits through Securus Technologies. Inmates are not allowed contact visits. Visitations at the McDowell County Welch Correctional Center are a privilege and not a right.