Potter County Jail, TX Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: March 22, 2022
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806-335-4100, 806-335-4105
13100 Northeast 29th Street, Amarillo, TX, 79111

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Potter County Jail is located in Amarillo, Texas and serves this town and surrounding areas.

The sheriff operates the Potter County Jail. The jail houses inmates who are 17 years old and above who have been arrested by all Potter County law enforcement agencies or who are arrested in Potter County by federal or state agencies.

The sheriff is responsible for the health, safety, and welfare of individuals in custody in accordance with court-established guidelines, and for preventing inmate escapes from custody.


Potter County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Potter County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 13100 Northeast 29th Street, Amarillo, TX, 79111
Contact Numbers 806-335-4100, 806-335-4105
City Amarillo
Postal Code 79111
State Texas
County Potter County
Jail Webpage website

Potter County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff Brian Thomas
Address 608 South Pierce Street, Amarillo, Texas, 79101
Phone 806-379-2900
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

If you know someone who has been arrested in Potter County, you can check this website and do an inmate search. Just search for their first and last name, and you will see the inmate’s information.

You can also look for someone you know by browsing the inmate roster.

Sending a Mail

Inmate mail should be addressed as follows:

(Inmate’s Cell Location and SPN Number)
Potter County Jail
13100 Northeast 29th Street, Amarillo, TX, 79111

For safety and security purposes, follow these standards when sending mail to inmates through the U.S. Postal Service. Mail that does not meet these standards will be returned to the sender. Legal mail is the only exception.

  • ONLY Postcards can be used to contact inmates through the U.S. Mail.

  • Postage must be metered or stamps must be pre-printed. Adhesive or glued stamps will not be accepted.

  • Postcards must be a minimum size of 3 ½ inches by 4 ¼ inches and a maximum size of 4 ¼ inches by 6 inches.

  • The actual postcard must be white.

  • Messages must be written in blue or black ink only.

  • Defaced or altered postcards will not be accepted (postcards with plastic or wrappings; postcards marked with paint, crayon, or markers; postcards with labels stickers, watermarks, or stains; postcards with biohazards, including perfumes or lipsticks; postcards depicting nudity, weapons, or gang reference; postcards containing an affixed stamp).

Sending Money

Money can be deposited to an inmate account in three ways:

  1. Make a direct deposit using cash or a debit card at a kiosk in the jail lobby or the Potter County Jail lobby

  2. Make deposits using TouchPay™ service. Call 866-232-1899 or online at touchpaydirect.com

  3. Send a Money Order to the jail using these procedures: 1) Only Western Union or U.S. Postal money orders for up to $75 are accepted. 2) The envelope must be clearly marked “inmate accounting” 3) No additional correspondence will be accepted with incoming inmate funds. 4) If additional contents are located in the envelope, the entire package will be returned to sender.

Phone Calls

Inmates at Potter County Jail can make outgoing phone calls through SECURUS Technologies using inmate debit. Inmate Debit is an inmate-owned prepaid calling account used by inmates to pay for their own telephone calls.

Inmates cannot accept incoming calls.

Visiting Rules

All visitors must be on the inmate’s approved visitation list to use either the on-site or the online (At-Home) remote services. An approved visitor is allowed only one visit per week.

All visits are by appointment only and must be scheduled 24 hours in advance by coming in to the Potter County Jail or by registering online.

Video Visitation Center

Inmates in the Potter County Jail can visit with friends or family at the jail’s video visitation center or remotely (At-Home) via the internet.

Each inmate is allowed two 30-minute visits per week at the visitation center.

Visitation Rules/Procedures

  • Visitors to the jail visitation center must present a valid government-issued photo identification card, such as an official driver’s license, a state-issued identification card, or a military identification card. Use of the visitation center is free.

  • Appropriate dress is required and no tobacco products, cell phones, or other electronic devices are allowed inside the jail.

Online (at home) visits

  • Remote online (At-Home) visitation is available for a fee from any device with internet access and/or a webcam, including a home, library, office computer, or a “smartphone” (Android or I-Phone).

  • Remote visitation costs $5.00 (five dollars) for each 30-minute session. Call 806-335-4100, 806-335-4105 for more information.

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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Potter County Prison Statistics

Potter County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 57
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 19
Jail Population Held for State Jail 14
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 21
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 2
Jail Population Held for ICE 21

Potter County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 108
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 365
Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population 13

Potter County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 31
Latino Prison Population 638
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 758
Black Prison Population 512

Potter County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 6,813
Male Jail Population 413
Total Jail Population 477
Female Jail Population 81

Potter County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 329
Female Pretrial Jail Population 60
Male Pretrial Jail Population 311

Potter County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 895
Black Prison Admissions 174
Other Prison Admissions 15
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions 279
White Prison Admissions 427
Male Prison Admissions 682
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 213

Potter County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 247
Total Prison Population 1,939
Male Prison Population 1,692