Unicoi County Jail, TN Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Unicoi County Jail

423-743-1858

102 North Main Street, Erwin, TN, 37650

http://www.unicoicountytn.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=201&Itemid=216

The Unicoi County Jail is the facility that will take inmates who have just been arrested throughout the county as well as inmates who are currently going through their trial, and lastly inmates who have already been sentenced.

The Unicoi County Jail is an adult inmate facility. No juveniles are housed here. The youngest inmate that is accepted into the Unicoi County Jail is 18 years of age.

Unicoi County Jail — General Information

Facility Name Unicoi County Jail
Facility Type County Jail
Capacity 61
Address 102 North Main Street, Erwin, TN, 37650
Phone 423-743-1858
City Erwin
Postal Code 37650
State Tennessee
County Unicoi County
Official Website http://www.unicoicountytn.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=201&Itemid=216

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Want another way to communicate with an inmate in the Unicoi County Jail? You can write them letters!

You should always write an inmate a letter. It is a great morale booster. Inmates love to hear what you have been up to while they have been locked away.

Just always keep everything family-friendly. The inmate will not be the only eyes reading what you have to say. The Unicoi County Jail has the right to dispose of any and all mail that does not follow their mailing guidelines.

To get the most up to date mailing guidelines, you will need to contact the Unicoi County Jail directly.

Sending Money

Inmates may ask you to send them money. They are not asking you to send them money for them to blow it on whatever their hearts desire. They are asking for this money, so they can purchase items they will need from the Unicoi County Jail commissary.

If you live local, it is easy to deposit funds into their account. You can bring down a money order to the Unicoi County Jail with the inmate’s name on it and they will be able to deposit it there for you. The funds should be officially deposited into the inmate’s account within a day or two.

Phone calls

The Unicoi County Jail recognizes that inmates need a solid support system on the outside. So, when they get off the facility, they have a great support system to come home to, so they will likely not offend in the future.

Therefore, the Unicoi County Jail allows inmates to use the telephones daily. The only time they cannot use the telephones during the facilities count time or when the facility is under lockdown.

Inmates will be permitted to make collect calls home. These calls can last up to 15-minutes in length.

Visitation

If you are local to the Unicoi County Jail, you will be happy to know that the facility allows inmates to have visitors’ weekdays, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 am up until 6 pm.

Now, these visits will be heavily monitored. There is no such thing as privacy when visiting an inmate in the Unicoi County Jail.

Just like other county jails throughout the United States, you will be sitting behind a glass partition, so you will not have the chance to hug, kiss, or hold hands with the inmate. You will only be able to merely see them through the glass.

You will always need to have your government identification card with you when you are in the Unicoi County Jail.

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

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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