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Detention Services

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General Information

General Information

All individuals arrested on a misdemeanor offense within city limits are booked into the detention center located at 3200 Stewart Ave. All inmates are treated with dignity and respect by more than 218 employees, including corrections officers, sergeants, lieutenants, law enforcement support technicians, communication specialists and facilities personnel.

The detention center has an average daily inmate population of about 430 inmates. Unless remanded to adult status by the court having jurisdiction over the case, juveniles are not housed in this facility.

Medical and mental health care is provided by a contracted medical service provider, which includes 24-hour nursing care, weekly physician and psychiatric visits as well as basic dental care.

To obtain information about inmates housed within the city of Las Vegas Detention Center, please call 702-229-6444, option 3.

For other area detention centers, please contact:

Inmate Search

Inmate Search

Video Visitation

Video Visitation

You are encouraged to visit your family and friends while they are in the Department of Public Safety Detention Center by utilizing the video visitation system. This system allows the visits to take place in the privacy of your own home or on the go. You can use your own computer or smartphone. To schedule a video visitation session, please visit www.securustech.net and click on Securus Video Connect to set up your account. Video visits must be scheduled 48 hours in advance and are in 20-minute intervals. Video visitation schedules and applicable fees are available on the Securus website or through the Securus mobile app.In order to be approved, visitors must have a current government-issued identification.

Processing

Processing

The booking process ensures:

  • Arrestees are properly identified;
  • Paperwork submitted by the arresting agency is complete and accurate;
  • Personal property, money receipts and other miscellaneous items are properly recorded;
  • Arrestees are seen by medical for a health screen;
  • Completion of the fingerprint process;
  • Arrestees remain in custody pending court arraignment, bail, bond, release on their own recognizance and/or sentencing.

Resources

Resources

For additional information, including reporting a sexual assault or abuse at the Detention Center visit our resources webpage.

Inmate Fund

Inmate Fund

If you want to deposit funds into an inmate account, you can make payments:

Professional Services

Professional Services

All official visitors, including attorneys and anyone accompanying the attorney, must be pre-approved and scheduled for visits. A valid picture identification card is required for admittance. Please call 702-229-1786 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday – Thursday to schedule an appointment.

Bail

Bail

Bail can be posted 24 hours a day, seven days a week online or at the bail window located at 3200 Stewart Ave. You may also call the bail hotline at 702-229-6460.

MasterCard, Visa, Discover and cash are accepted for bail. American Express is not accepted. When posting bail with cash, the exact amount is needed, the window will not make change.

For bonding companies inquiring about bail, please print and fill out Public Safety Form 373 and fax back to 702-471-7995.

Telephone Calls

Telephone Calls

Securus Technologies offers calling account options for friends and family. Please visit www.securustech.net for more information or you can call Securus Correctional Billing Services at 1-800-844-6591.

Accounts can be set up for inmates to make calls through by a pre-paid collect account or a pre-paid debit account. The pre-paid debit account establishes an account for an inmate to call one specific number. A pre-paid debit account allows inmates to call any number, to include cellular telephone numbers and international numbers. If an account is not established, inmates are still able to make collect calls.

Property Releases

Property Releases

Property releases can be initiated two ways. First, an inmate can request a property release form from an officer. Second, an individual can request the property release form at the bail window, located at 3300 Stewart Ave.

Both requests require the completion of a property release form. All property requests will be processed during the designated times only. Property releases will require releasing all of the inmate’s property or all of the inmate’s money. This includes property/money releases for bail purposes.

Property release times:

8 a.m. - 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Writing An Inmate

Writing An Inmate

Inmates are authorized to receive written correspondence in accordance with jail policy. Do not send photographs or packages, as they are not permitted. If inmates receive unauthorized mail, it will be returned. If it does not have a return address, it will be returned to the post office’s dead letter file.

Example of how to address correspondence:

Inmate Name: John Doe
ID#: 998877
Facility: City of Las Vegas Detention Center
Address: 3300 Stewart Ave.
City, State, Zip Code: Las Vegas, NV, 89101

Release Information

Release Information

For the safety of the inmate, we will not provide release times, which vary daily. Inmates are released at 3300 Stewart Ave.

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