Baton Rouge Jail Information

225-389-2000, 225-389-3800
704 Mayflower Street, Baton Rouge, LA, 70802

Baton Rouge Jail is a low security city jail located in city of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish County, LA. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Louisiana state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in Baton Rouge Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Louisiana Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Baton Rouge Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Baton Rouge Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Baton Rouge Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:704 Mayflower Street, Baton Rouge, LA, 70802
Contact Numbers:225-389-2000, 225-389-3800
City:Baton Rouge
Postal Code:70802
State :Louisiana
County:East Baton Rouge Parish County
Jail Webpage://

Baton Rouge Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Baton Rouge Jail, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Louisiana statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
704 Mayflower Street, Baton Rouge, LA, 70802

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 225-389-2000, 225-389-3800.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Baton Rouge Jail make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation 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

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 7 nearby jails/prisons

East Baton Rouge Parish Prison

2867 Brigadier General Isaac Smith, Scotlandville, LA, 70807 225-355-3311

Louisiana Department of Corrections (LA DOC)

504 Mayflower Street, Baton Rouge, LA, 70802 225-342-9711

Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport Police Jail

9430 Jackie Cochran Drive, Baton Rouge, LA, 70807 225-358-4222

Baton Rouge Jail

704 Mayflower Street, Baton Rouge, LA, 70802 225-389-2000, 225-389-3800

Louisiana State University Police Jail

South Stadium Road, Baton Rouge, LA, 70803 225-578-3231

East Baton Rouge Work Release

2867 General Isaac Smith Avenue, Scottlandville, LA, 70807 225-248-6561

Baton Rouge Juvenile Detention Center

8333 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA, 70807 225-356-4471

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