Oakland County Main Jail, MI Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: November 22, 2020
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1201 North Telegraph Road PO Box 436017, Pontiac, MI, 48341-1044

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Oakland County Main Jail is a facility that holds male and female inmates. It is located in Pontiac, Michigan. Oakland County Main Jail has a mission to provide housing for state offenders and a general labor force supporting Oakland County Government through fields such as road work, vehicle/building maintenance, sanitation, parks and recreation and other government-run departments. Inmates may be pretrial, state or county sentenced.


Oakland County Main Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Oakland County Main Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 1201 North Telegraph Road PO Box 436017, Pontiac, MI, 48341-1044
Contact Numbers 248-858-1800
City Pontiac
Postal Code 48341-1044
State Michigan
County Oakland County
Jail Webpage website

Oakland County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Sheriff Michael J. Bouchard
Address 1200 North Telegraph Road, Pontiac, Michigan, 48341
Phone 248-858-5000
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

To find an inmate in Oakland County Main Jail, use the website’s online inmate database search. You can narrow search results by the inmate’s name or booking number. The inmate’s booking date range can also be specified.

Sending a Mail

Inmates are allowed to send letters written on plain paper. Do not include any other items in the envelope, including craft items like glue, tape or glitter, newspaper clippings, money, etc. Inmates are not allowed to receive packages.

Send mail to:

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
1201 North Telegraph Road
PO Box 436017, Pontiac, MI, 48341-1044

Sending Money

There are several ways to send funds to an inmate in Oakland County Main Jail. For any of them, be sure to have the inmate’s full name and identification number (ID number), which can be found on the inmate database.

One way is to send funds online through JPay. You will also need the inmate’s ID number and last name. Allow 24 hours for funds to reach the inmate. Fees to transfer funds this way start at $3.50 for up to $20 transferred and raise with the amount of money that you transfer.

You can also call 800-574-5729 to deposit funds with a credit/debit card over the phone. Alternatively, you can visit a MoneyGram location to send funds.

Phone Calls

Family and friends can receive calls from inmates by accepting collect calls or by setting up a prepaid account. Inmates must have funds in their account to place calls. Rates vary, from $0.13 per minute for local calls to $0.75 per minute for international calls.

Visiting Rules

When visiting an inmate, be aware that there are guidelines in place to make sure visits are safe and productive. Upon arriving, you will check in and who photo identification (ID card, passport, military ID card, etc.) Visitors may be subjected to a security screening.

Inmates must provide a list of names that they wish to have as visitors, and only those people can schedule a visit. Visits must be scheduled more than 24 hours in advance.

Do not bring anything with you besides car keys and identification. This includes cell phones, purses, wallets, etc.

Dress appropriately. Clothing must not be revealing, see-through, or too tight. Do not wear sleepwear, clothing containing images/words that are crude or explicit, swimwear, or anything too short or revealing.

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

How Often Can I Visit?

Normally, an inmate is allowed three separate 25-minute visits in a week. Up to two adults can visit at one time, plus children of the inmate.


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Oakland County Prison Statistics

Oakland County Prison Admissions

Female Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions -
Total Prison Admissions 998
Male Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
Black Prison Admissions -
Native Prison Admissions -

Oakland County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population -
Native Jail Population 1
Black Jail Population 624
White Jail Population 771
Asian Jail Population -

Oakland County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Population 1,484
Male Jail Population 1,133
Total Jail Admissions 19,009
Female Jail Population 262

Oakland County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 449
Female Pretrial Jail Population 85
Male Pretrial Jail Population 439

Oakland County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 256
Male Prison Population 4,176
Total Prison Population 4,434

Oakland County Prison Population By Race

Black Prison Population 2,377
Other Prison Population 35
Asian Prison Population 29
Native Prison Population 13
White Prison Population 1,980
Latino Prison Population -