Saint Joseph County Jail, IN Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: May 29, 2022
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(574) 245-6540 Office
401 W. Sample St.South Bend, IN 46601

Saint Joseph County Jail is located in , Indiana.

According to the Saint Joseph County Jail website, the mission of the Saint Joseph County Jail is to provide a safe and secure environment for all who enter the jail and for the citizens of the communities that we serve.

Saint Joseph County Jail houses male, female, and juvenile inmates.

Saint Joseph County Jail holds minimum, medium and maximum-security inmates.

They are a direct supervision jail, which means the correctional officers are in the housing units with the inmates and interact with them regularly.

The following is the address and phone number for Saint Joseph County Jail:

Saint Joseph County Jail
401 W. Sample St.South Bend, IN 46601

Phone number: (574) 245-6540 Office

In this article, you will learn about how to communicate with an inmate through phone or mail, how to send money to an inmate, and how to visit an inmate.

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Saint Joseph County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Saint Joseph County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 401 W. Sample St.South Bend, IN 46601
Contact Numbers (574) 245-6540 Office
City South Bend
State Indiana
County Saint Joseph County
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Inmate Search

If someone you know is serving time in Saint Joseph County Jail, you can search for him or her in the Saint Joseph County Jail roster. You can search the roster, or you can simply do an inmate search.

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

  • Their full name

  • The arresting agency

  • Their booking date/time

  • Their charges

  • Their bond amount (if applicable)

Sending a Mail

To send mail to an inmate, please use the following address format:

Inmate’s Full Name
Saint Joseph County Jail
401 W. Sample St.South Bend, IN 46601

Mail must be sent abiding by the following guidelines:

  • All inmate mail must be sent through the U.S. Postal Service

  • All incoming and outgoing mail is scanned and inspected for contraband

  • Do not send cash through the mail

  • Inmates are not allowed to receive any type of consumable items from outside the jail facility—including food or beverages.

  • Inmates are not allowed to receive any contraband items or pornographic materials.

Examples of contraband items include:

  • Letters or pictures written in crayon or gel pens

  • Stickers, glitter, glue

  • Gang graffiti or symbols that could be considered gang graffiti

  • Lewd or lascivious pictures

  • Pictures depicting gang signs

Mail addressed to an inmate who has been transferred or released will be returned to the sender providing there is a return address. If no return address is listed, the mail will be destroyed.

Sending Money

Money may be dropped off for an inmate and put on his or her account.

A KIOSK to deposit funds is available in the public vestibule just inside the main entrance to the Saint Joseph County Jail building. Funds deposited into the KIOSK will immediately show up in the inmate’s account.

Checks or money orders that are mailed to the inmate are promptly deposited into the inmate’s account.

Only send money orders or checks issued to the inmate through the mail. Never send cash through the mail.

Phone Calls

Messages are not taken for inmates at the Saint Joseph County Jail. If you wish to leave a message for an inmate, you can call the inmate message system at (574) 245-6540 Office. These messages are not confidential.

In the event of an emergency situation, however, the Correctional Officer will take the name and phone number and allow a return call.

Inmates may purchase phone cards through the canteen for $10.60 each.

The Saint Joseph County Jail phone system only accepts phone cards. Collect calling may be set up for inmates by calling (574) 245-6540 Office.

Visiting Rules

All inmate visitation is on an appointment format only.

To visit you need a government-issued ID, and you need to dress appropriately.

The Saint Joseph County Jail staff will turn anyone away who is not dressed appropriately for a visit.

  1. Wear clothes that are not revealing.
  2. Don't wear see-through material.
  3. Have all undergarments covered (males and females) and avoid a lot of cleavage.
  4. Shorts and skirts should reach mid-thigh.
  5. Sleeves should be at least half-way to your elbow.

The following types of clothing are also prohibited:

Clothing promoting gang affiliation.

Anything displaying drugs, weapons or profanity.

Clothing depicting anything obscene.

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.

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