Adult Correctional Facility

Visitation

VISITATION FOR ALL FACILITIES IS CANCELED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID-19.


VISITATION POLICY

  • All visitors are subject to a search for contraband upon entering the Adult Detention Center.
  • All visitors must be 18 years of age with valid photo identification. 
  • Individuals on parole or probation from any court are not allowed to visit. 
  • Visitors must be dressed appropriately (no offensive or revealing clothing will be allowed). 
  • Cell phones and purses are not allowed in facility during visitation.
  • No tobacco products are allowed within the facility. 
  • You must call and sign up for visitation no later than 11:00 A.M. on the defendant's visitation day. 
  • Visitation length is 20 minutes. 
  • Respectful and appropriate behavior is expected at all times. No loud talking, confrontations between visitors, etc. will be permitted at any time. You will be asked to leave the premises and/or visitation privileges suspended.


The Forrest County Adult Detention Center does NOT allow Contact Visits for inmates without the direct approval of the Sheriff.  


All visitors must complete an application prior to visitation. 

Mail and Packages

All packages will be searched before they are issued to an inmate. If contraband is found, the person(s) bringing the package will be arrested and prosecuted. Contraband as defined includes, but not limited to, the following: drugs, alcoholic beverages, weapons, keys, any form of tobacco, and any items inmates are not permitted to posses. 


Packages will be received Monday-Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. and 1:00 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. 


The following are the only items that will be allowed in packages (mail or visitation):


  • Up to $100 in cash
  • 3 pairs of socks and undergarments
  • 2 bath towels and bath cloths
  • 2 sets of thermal underwear
  • 1 soft bound religious text (Bible, Koran, etc.)
  • 2 soft bound reading books. Books must be ordered from and delivered by a reputable source (Amazon, Books-A-Million, etc.)


All ITEMS MUST BE COMPLETELY WHITE. NO DESIGNS OR PRINTING. 


After visible wear and tear of clothing items, a new set may be received in approximately 90 day intervals. The old set must be returned in order to receive the new set. 


Any items that are available for purchase in the jail canteen (personal hygiene items, snacks, envelopes, notepads, and stamps) may not be received by the inmate. It shall be the responsibility of the inmate to advise persons sending packages what items are allowed. Forrest County will not be responsible for the return of any unacceptable items. 


Mail and Packages can be sent to:

Inmate Name

55 Arena Drive

Hattiesburg MS, 39401


Phone Services for Inmates:


Securus

Call 1-800-844-6591 or visit www.securustech.net

For Help/Technical Support Call: 1-866-558-2323


Post Money Online:


www.inmatefinancial.com

Click "Purchase Commissary Credit Now"

Select "Forrest County Det Ctr"

Or Call Customer Service at 1-855-700-0077 (Mon-Fri 8-5 CST)

Bonds

DUE TO COVID-19 BONDING IS AVAILABLE FROM 9AM-12PM and 2PM-4PM DAILY.


Bonding is available from 8:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. daily.

Booking

(601) 545-6148

Juvenile Center

110 Alcorn Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 545-6184 

Forrest County Adult Correctional Facility

55 Arena Drive, Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401, United States

(601) 545-6148