- Jail Division
- Jail Visitation Rules
Jail Visitation Rules
Statement of PolicyIt shall be the policy of the Jackson County Jail to encourage inmates to maintain open communication with their families and friends through regular visitation. Visitation is scheduled to allow access at a minimum of once per week, and a maximum of 3 visits in a 7 day period limited only by staff availability and visitation facilities availability in the Jackson County Jail.
Understand the various definitions used in this policy.
Detention facilities are often seen as an intimidating and confusing environment to members of the visiting public.
Visitation may be postponed or delayed until the emergency condition is safely resolved.
Review information related to visitor registration and reception.
Understand the other types of visitors and the guidelines for these situations.
Occasionally, it may be necessary for an inmate to be allowed special visitation that does not occur during the normal scheduled time frames.
Suspension of Visitation
Inmates that are under formal disciplinary proceedings may be denied visitation until such restrictions have been terminated.
Read the specific guidelines that must be followed during visitation.