Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail, UT Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: May 16, 2022
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3415 South 900 West, Salt Lake City, UT, 84119

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The Salt Lake County Regional Jail in Salt Lake City, Utah is a maximum-security facility.

The mission of the Salt Lake County Jail is to “protect the public through the booking and detention of individuals who pose a danger to society, provide humane care to those incarcerated, and facilitate programs which will assist them in avoiding future criminal activity.” (Salt Lake City County Jail Website)

The management philosophy used in the Jail is an innovative concept of prisoner management called “Direct Supervision” where physical barriers are replaced with behavioral boundaries. The design of the jail’s housing units enhance supervision, increase perimeter security, and effectively divide prisoners into manageable groups.

The chief deputy of the jail is Kevin Harris, and the Deputy Chief is Scott Bannon.

The address and phone number of Salt Lake County Regional Jail is as follows:

Salt Lake County Metro Jail
3415 South 900 West
Salt Lake City, Utah 84119

(385) 468-8400


Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 3415 South 900 West, Salt Lake City, UT, 84119
Contact Numbers 801-743-5500
City Salt Lake City
Postal Code 84119
State Utah
County Salt Lake County
Jail Webpage website

Salt Lake County Sheriffs Department-Cottonwood Heights Precinct

Address 7480 South 2700 East, Cottonwood Heights, Utah, 84121
Phone 801-944-1830
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

You can search for any current inmates in this Salt Lake County Jail roster. You can search the roster, or you can look up someone specifically.

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

  • Their mugshot
  • Their full name
  • Their booking date
  • Their date of birth
  • Their height/weight
  • Their eye color/hair color
  • Their race
  • Their sex
  • Their arrest date
  • Their charges
  • Their bond amount (if applicable)
  • Their inmate classification

Sending a Mail

Inmates are allowed to send as many letters as they wish as long as they use pre-stamped envelopes from the commissary.

Letters weighing more than seven ounces or mailed to another country require additional postage. Prisoners must have sufficient funds on their books to cover the extra cost.

All incoming and outgoing mail will be opened and inspected for contraband and may be read for security reasons. Mail is distributed Monday through Friday, except holidays.

The Jail's mailing address is:

Prisoner's Name and SO
c/o Salt Lake County Metro Jail 
3415 S 900 W 
Salt Lake City, UT 84119

Letters from public officials, attorneys, or courts are considered privileged if the mail is marked "Privileged" or “Legal Mail” and the envelope displays an appropriate letterhead with the name the attorney or sender.

Sending Money

If you want to send an inmate money, you will need to use one of the following methods.

  • Money order
  • Cash
  • Certified or cashier's check


  1. Look up the prisoner's Sheriff's Office prisoner number (SO#) online or by calling 385-468-8400.
  2. Be sure to write the prisoner's SO# on both the envelope and the payment method (if applicable)
  3. Write the prisoner SO# and your return address on the envelope. Both are required.
  4. Mail the funds to the address below.

Inmate’s Name (and SO#)
c/o Salt Lake County Metro Jail
3415 S. 900 W.
Salt Lake City, UT 84119

Phone Calls

Inmates will normally have access to collect calling only from 7 AM to 9:30 PM. Phone calls are limited to 15 minutes.

Inmates are not allowed to receiving incoming calls.

The receiver of the call will be responsible for paying for the call.

Visiting Rules

Prisoners are allowed one thirty-minute visit on each assigned visiting day with a maximum of two visitors present. The thirty-minute time limit will be strictly enforced.

  • If you are visiting at the Metro Jail, you must arrive and be inside the lobby at least 30 minutes prior to the time you would like to visit or are pre-scheduled to visit. Visitors arriving after the visiting cutoff will be scheduled for the next available visit.
  • Prisoner workers (kitchen, server, etc.) will not be allowed visits during their scheduled work hours. The prisoner is responsible for notifying visitors of housing location changes or work assignments.
  • Prisoners at the Metro Jail are permitted two (2) visits per week, one visit per visiting day. Three (3) visitors will be allowed to attend. Children under the age of 12 months do not count as a visitor. Children 17 years and under, must be accompanied by their parent/legal guardian.
  • Every visitor 16 years of age or older must have a government issued ID (Driver’s License, State ID, Passport, or Consulate Card.) School IDs will not be accepted as valid identification.
  • Visiting hours are from 9 AM – 9 PM. Each visit lasts thirty minutes. No visiting is permitted during meal times from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM and 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.
  • Visits for may be scheduled up to six days in advance by calling 385-468-8400.
  • There will be times when a prisoner is unavailable or refuses a visit. Visits may also be delayed or canceled due to incidents in the Jail.

Visitation Hours

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

How Often Can I Visit?

Each prisoner in Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail is allowed one visit a week with up to 3 visitors per visit.


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Salt Lake County Prison Statistics

Salt Lake County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 6
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 1
Jail Population Held for State Jail 17
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 124
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 1
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Salt Lake County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 181
Asian Jail Population 65
White Jail Population 1,540
Native Jail Population 51
Latino Jail Population 496

Salt Lake County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population 33
Other Prison Population 33
Latino Prison Population 571
Asian Prison Population 135
White Prison Population 1,299
Black Prison Population 186

Salt Lake County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 36,016
Male Jail Population 1,499
Total Jail Population 1,996
Female Jail Population 338

Salt Lake County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 1,837
Female Pretrial Jail Population 299
Male Pretrial Jail Population 1,467

Salt Lake County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 799
Black Prison Admissions 57
Other Prison Admissions 11
Native Prison Admissions 11
Latino Prison Admissions 197
White Prison Admissions 486
Male Prison Admissions 731
Asian Prison Admissions 37
Female Prison Admissions 68

Salt Lake County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 133
Total Prison Population 2,257
Male Prison Population 2,124

Other Prison Types