Burleigh County Detention Center, ND Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Burleigh County Detention Center

701-222-6651

514 East Thayer Avenue, Bismarck, ND, 58501

http://burleighco.com/departments/sheriff/detention/

The Burleigh County Detention Center is a county jail that can be found in the Bismarck city of North Dakota.

The Burleigh County Detention Center is a medium-security facility that is home to adult inmates. In the Burleigh County Detention Center, they do not house inmates who are under the age of 18.

Majority of the inmates who will call this facility here at the Burleigh County Detention Center home for their full sentence will have been given less than 2 years.

Selected inmates in the Burleigh County Detention Center will have the chance to have a work assignment. A work assignment is where an inmate will have a job within the Burleigh County Detention Center and earn a little bit of a salary. These work assignments can be anything from working in the kitchen, working in the laundry, or working for the commissary.

Burleigh County Detention Center — General Information

Facility Name Burleigh County Detention Center
Facility Type County Jail
Capacity 130
Address 514 East Thayer Avenue, Bismarck, ND, 58501
Phone 701-222-6651
City Bismarck
Postal Code 58501
State North Dakota
County Burleigh County
Official Website http://burleighco.com/departments/sheriff/detention/

Sending a Mail/Care Package

While an inmate is in the Burleigh County Detention Center, you can send them letters. Letters are a great morale booster for inmates’ lives.

These letters are what keeps most inmates going daily. All mail is thoroughly examined by the Burleigh County Detention Center staff prior to being given to the inmate who it is addressed to. You should always have your return address on everything you send to the Burleigh County Detention Center.

Sending Money

If you have been asked to send money to an inmate in the Burleigh County Detention Center and you live local, you can drop off a money order at the facility.

If you do not live local and need to send money, you can use MoneyGram to send money to the inmate. When using MoneyGram, you will have the option to do it over the phone, online, or in person at a kiosk.

You will want to know that using MoneyGram, you will be charged a service fee for the service.

Phone calls

Inmates cannot receive calls from their friends and family while they are in the Burleigh County Detention Center, but they can make calls out to them.

All calls will be collected calls. Inmates will only be permitted to contact people who still have a landline phone. Cell phones are unable to pick up collect calls.

You will need to keep in mind that the charges for these collect calls will be the responsibility of the person who answers the call not the Burleigh County Detention Center or the inmate.

Visitation

Now, when you visit an inmate here at the Burleigh County Detention Center, you will need to keep in mind that the Burleigh County Detention Center only offers non-contact visits.

A non-contact visit is where you will be sitting behind a glass wall when visiting an inmate. You will not be able to have the chance or opportunity to touch the inmate whatsoever.

You will have to submit to a search prior to being allowed in the visitation area of the Burleigh County Detention Center.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

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