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We are committed to the health and safety of our customers, employees and partners. Please note the following information in response to the coronavirus crisis.

The city of Las Vegas Department of Public Safety has enhanced our protocols to protect the health and safety of the public, staff, and our inmate population. At the time of this notification, there have been no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the jail.
The department, in collaboration with our medical partner, Naphcare, Inc., has continued to review and assess recommended guidelines from the Center for Disease and Control (CDC), the Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD), and the National Commission of Correctional Health Care (NCCHC). The department provides comprehensive medical care comprised of doctors, a psychologist, nurses, EMTs, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Discharge Planner, and full-scale mental health services.
As part of the protocols:
  • We have enhanced the medical screening in our intake booking area.
  • Temperature screening is required for every person who enters the jail, to include all inmate workers, department staff, contracted employees, and outside agencies booking an inmate.
  • The facility has always followed sound hygiene practices. We have continued following our established Sanitation Housekeeping Cleaning Policies, which includes a 24/7 cleaning schedule. To include educating the inmate population on cleaning protocols and handwashing practices.
  • Due to COVID-19, many of the jail programs and inmate visitations have been suspended to minimize the introduction of the virus into the facility. The department understands the importance of remaining connected to family and friends. Through our inmate phone service provider, we are offering two (2) free 10-minute telephone calls weekly throughout the Coronavirus Crisis National Emergency. Family and friends can always send mail to their love ones.
  • The department is committed to staying abreast of up-to-date information throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. The safety and security of the community and our inmate population remains our top priority. The department has disease protocols in place to assess and monitor inmates in our custody. If an inmate presents with symptoms related to COVID-19 or test positive for the virus, we will arrange for quarantine based on our professional medical providers' guidance, and staff will follow proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) guidelines.
Together as a community will get through these unprecedented times.

You can still deposit funds and make payments online at accesscorrections.com, via the Access Corrections mobile application or by calling 1.866.345.1884. Access to services at kiosks at correctional facilities are unavailable at this time.

Inmate Information

All individuals arrested on a misdemeanor offense within city limits are booked into the detention center located at 3200 Stewart Ave.

Processing and Bail

Processing of arrestees is designed to reduce the anxiety level for new arrestees. The booking process ensures:
  • Arrestees are properly identified
  • Paperwork submitted by arresting agency is complete and accurate
  • Arrestees’ 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

Bail Hotline – 702-229-6460

Bail can be posted 24 hours a day, seven days a week online or at the bail window located at 3200 Stewart Ave., Las Vegas, Nevada, 89101.

  • MasterCard, Visa, Discover and cash are accepted for bail. American Express is not accepted. When posting bail with cash, the exact amount is needed.
  • For bonding companies inquiring about bail, the linked form will need to be completed and faxed as noted on the form. Public Safety Form 373

Placing Money on an Inmate's Account

To place money on an inmate's books:

  • Online - Access Corrections website
  • By Phone – 866-345-1884 toll free.
  • In Person - using a deposit kiosk located inside the Detention Center’s visitation area at 3200 Stewart Ave., 89101.
    • The kiosk is available 6 a.m. – 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, excluding holidays.
    • The kiosk is also available Saturday from 6 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. and Sunday 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and again on Sunday from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

MasterCard, Visa, and Discover are accepted. The deposit kiosk also accepts cash. Money deposited is posted immediately to the inmate’s account. Money orders are not accepted to deposit money in an inmate’s account.

Inmate Visitation Schedule

Due to the Coronavirus outbreak and a desire to help slow the spread of the illness, inmate visitation at the city of Las Vegas jail is suspended indefinitely.

Video Visitation

As of August 5, 2021, you are encouraged to visit your family and friends while they are in the Department of Public Safety Detention Center by utilizing an all-new video visitation system. Video visits allow the visits to take place in the privacy of your own home. To schedule a video visitation session, please visit https://www.securustech.net/ and click on Securus Video Connect to set up an account. Video visits must be scheduled 48 hours in advance and are in 20-minute durations. Fees for video visits may be found on the video visitation vendor’s website. Please be aware that visitors must have a current government-issued identification.

The video visitation implementation will take place in several phases:
Phase I - Unit 3 August 5, 2021
Phase II - Unit 2 August 19, 2021
Phase III - Units1/4 September 23, 2021
Phase IV - Unit 7 September 23, 2021
Professional Visitation:
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
6:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

At this time, due to the pandemic, on-site visits have not resumed at the Department of Public Safety Detention Center.

Professional Services

Legal visits are provided Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Call 702-229-1786 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday to schedule an appointment. All visitors, including attorneys and anyone accompanying the attorney, must be pre-approved. A valid picture identification card is required for admittance.

Inmate Telephone Calls

*Important Notice**

Changes to Inmate Telephone Service:

  • Coming November 18, 2020, inmate telephone service for Las Vegas Detention Center is changing. The new provider will be Securus Technologies.
  • Securus Technologies offers convenient calling account options for friends & family. Please visit www.securustech.net for more information or you can call Securus Correctional Billing Services (SCBS) @ 1-800-844-6591, so you can keep in touch!
  • Any funds on an account with CenturyLink will not be transferred to Securus. You will need to contact CenturyLink at 888-506-8407 or www.ICSolutions.com to request a refund.

*Aviso Importante**

Cambios en el Servicio Telefónico de Reclusos:

  • El 19 de enero de 2021, el servicio telefónico de la cárcel del Departamento de Seguridad Publica cambiara. El nuevo proveedor será Securus Technologies.
  • Securus Technologies ofrece opciones de cuenta de llamadas convenientes para amigos y familiares. Visite www.securustech.net para obtener más información o puede llamar al Servicios de Facturación Penitenciarios (SCBS) de Securus al 1-800-844-6591, para que pueda mantenerse en contacto.
  • Cualquier fondo en una cuenta con el proveedor anterior no será transferido a Securus Technologies. Deberá contactar a CenturyLink al 888-506-8407 o www.ICSolutions.com para solicitar un reembolso.

Accounts can be set up for inmates to make calls. This can be done 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 1 specific number. A pre-paid debit account allows inmates to call any number, to include cellular telephone numbers and international numbers. A calling account can be established by calling 888.506.8407 or by visiting www.ICSolutions.com. If an account is not established, inmates are still allowed to make collect calls.

Writing an Inmate


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

  • Inmates are authorized to receive written correspondence
  • Do not send photographs, as they are not permitted
  • Packages 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

Property Releases

There are two ways property releases can be initiated: the inmate housed in the units can request a property release form from an officer, or an outside person 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 entail 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:

Day Shift 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Night Shift 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Classification and Inmate Programs

While in custody, inmates receive a wide variety of support services including 24-hour medical care, personal and group counseling, weekly religious services, library, commissary, visitation and recreational activities. While at the detention center, inmates are assigned a variety of jobs. Job assignments are designed to prepare the inmates for re-integration into society by teaching them work and social skills.

Release Information

For the safety of the inmate, we do not give out the release time, which varies daily. Inmates are released at 3300 Stewart Ave.

General Information

To obtain information about inmates housed within the city detention center, please call 702-229-6444, option 3. For other area detention centers, please contact:

Clark County Detention Center, 702-671-3900
North Las Vegas Detention Center, 702-633-1400
Henderson Detention Center, 702-267-4652

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