Ponderay Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

208-265-4251
476770 Highway 95 PO Box 500, Ponderay, ID, 83852

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When it comes to the Ponderay Jail in Ponderay, Idaho, you will find that the facility is utterly small facility.

The Ponderay Jail is often confused with the bigger Bonner County Jail. The Bonner County Jail is the long-term holding facility, while the Ponderay Jail is pretty much short-term holding.

The Ponderay Jail will typically ONLY house an inmate up to 72 hours (3 days). It takes the Ponderay Jail approximately 24 hours to fully book them into the facility and the next 48 hours will either consist of them getting released or sent off to the Bonner County Jail.

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Ponderay Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Ponderay Jail
Jail Type City Jail
Location 476770 Highway 95 PO Box 500, Ponderay, ID, 83852
Contact Numbers 208-265-4251
City Ponderay
Postal Code 83852
State Idaho
County Bonner County
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Of course, you may or may not be looking for your loved one. You may think that the Ponderay Jail has their records and mugshots online. Unfortunately, with how fast the booking and releasing process is done in the facility, the city of Ponderay jail does not have this information out for the general public.

If your loved one has not come home in a few days and you expect them to be in the Ponderay Jail, you can contact the jail directly.

Sending a Mail

With the Ponderay Jail being strictly a short-term facility, inmates in the Ponderay Jail will not receive this privilege.

Sending a letter or a care package to an inmate is strictly for facilities that keep their inmates longer than 72 hours (3 days).

If you send an inmate in the Ponderay Jail a letter or a package, the letter or package will either be disposed of, refused, or sent directly back to you.

Please do not send anything to the Ponderay Jail. By the time it gets there the inmate would have either been released or the inmate would have been transferred off to the Bonner County Jail.

Sending Money

Again, same with sending money to the Ponderay Jail. The Ponderay Jail is a short-term facility. Inmates in the Ponderay Jail do not have the privilege of getting or needing money while they are here.

Please do not mail any cash, money orders, or cashier’s check to the Ponderay Jail. Please do not come down to the Ponderay Jail with any cash, money orders, or cashier’s checks. These will be refused.

It is best to wait for the inmate to get transferred out to the Bonner County Jail or another facility on that level where they will need funds. They will not need any funds while in the Ponderay Jail.

Phone Calls

The one and only privilege inmates will have in the Ponderay Jail will be access to a telephone in their jail cell.

Every cell in the Ponderay Jail has a telephone in it. Inmates will be permitted to use that telephone at their direction.

Inmates will only be able to make collect calls. So, if you and your family does not have access to a landline, or the inmate does not know the landline number, you will never receive the calls. Collect calls do not work on a cell phone, unfortunately.

Visiting Rules

With the Ponderay Jail being strictly a short-term facility, inmates in the Ponderay Jail will not receive this privilege.

Inmates can receive visits from their legal counsel though. Inmates are not permitted to receive visits from their friends and family.

Visitation Hours

Sunday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Monday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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Directions

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