Skagway Community jail, AK Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

907-983-2232
PO Box 518, Skagway, AK, 99840

Skagway Community jail is a prison facility located in the city of Skagway, Alaska, serving Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon County and surrounding areas.

The Skagway Community jail is divided into separate housing areas depending on Classification of inmates. Classification is the process that determines the housing location of the inmates. Male and female inmates are housed separately.

The Skagway Community jail houses both pre-trial and post-conviction inmates who are serving sentences or awaiting transport to Alaska Department of Corrections.

The following is the address and phone number for Skagway Community jail:

Skagway Community jail
PO Box 518, Skagway, AK, 99840
P: 907-983-2232

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Skagway Community jail Prison Information

Jail Name Skagway Community jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location PO Box 518, Skagway, AK, 99840
Contact Numbers 907-983-2232
City Skagway
Postal Code 99840
State Alaska
County Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon County
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Inmate Search

If someone you know is serving time in Skagway Community jail, you can search for him or her in this Skagway Community jail log. You can search the roster, or you can simply do an inmate search of the inmate’s first and last name.

When you click on an inmate’s name, you will see the following information:

  • Their mugshot

  • Their full name

  • Their booking number

  • Their date of birth

  • Their height/weight

  • Their eye color/hair color

  • Their arrest date

  • Their charges

  • Their bond amount (if applicable)

The website says, “Information presented on this website is collected, maintained, and provided for the convenience of the site visitor/reader. While every effort is made to keep such information accurate and up-to-date, the Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon County Detention Center cannot certify the accuracy and/or authenticity of any information.”

Sending a Mail

Incoming and outgoing inmate mail is subject to inspection for the presence of contraband that might threaten the safety, security or well-being of the jail/facility, its staff, and residents.

Inmates at Skagway Community jail may receive only metered, unstamped, plain white postcards no larger than 4" x 6" as mail. Writing must be in pencil or blue or black ink. Any other mail will be returned to the sender.

If no return address is available, unauthorized mail will be stored in the inmate's locker until the inmate's release.

Inmate mail cannot contain any of the following:

  • Create an immediate threat to jail order or security

  • Advocate violence, racial supremacy or ethnic purity

  • No current inmate-to-inmate mail will be allowed

  • Gang-related material – Graffiti

  • Obscenity

  • Two party check - CASH - only money orders accepted

  • Stamps - Stamped Envelope

  • Restricted publications -No Magazines

  • Unknown Substance or Bio-hazard

  • Unauthorized correspondence from other facilities

Sending Money

You can either send money to an inmate by going to the Skagway Community jail and dropping off a money order or you can use MoneyGram to deposit money in an inmate’s account.

Regardless of the method of sending funds, there are several key things you will need to know:

  • Inmate’s full committed name
  • Inmate’s ID number
  • Inmate’s location – or a system like the federal BOP
Phone Calls

Skagway Community jail has a phone program where you set up an account through the third party company, GlobalTel, and then they charged you steep fees for each minute called.

According to the website, you can save money on inmate calling by using a “GlobalTel ‘Special Jail Phone Number’. When your inmate calls your ‘Special Jail Phone Number’, your phone rings and you save.” No more premium jail calling rates.

These phone calls are recorded and can be used against you so do not discuss your case with family members over these phone lines.

Visiting Rules

Skagway Community jail requires all visitors to fill out an application prior to your visiting an inmate.

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

Honesty, especially regarding past criminal convictions, probation etc., is important. These things will most likely show up on the background check – which if lied about on the application, will cause visits to be denied.

Jail visits are conducted in person behind plexiglass or on a televised screen from another location.

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 or in a locker (if one is provided).

Children must be monitored at all times or jail staff will end the visit early.

Call907-983-2232 for questions regarding jail visitation.

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
Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Prison Life

The men, women, and juveniles being held in the Skagway Community jail are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less.

When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the Alaska prisons or Federal Prison System.

Inmates in the Skagway Community jail are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities.

The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.