Charles County Detention Center Information

6905 Crain Highway, La Plata, MD, 20646

Charles County Detention Center is a medium security county jail located in city of La Plata, Charles County, MD. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Maryland state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Maryland Department of Corrections (DPSCS)

Below we have given information about the Charles County Detention Center including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Charles County Detention Center Prison Information

Jail Name :Charles County Detention Center
Jail Type :County Jail
Location:6905 Crain Highway, La Plata, MD, 20646
Contact Numbers:301-932-3100
City:La Plata
Postal Code:20646
State :Maryland
County:Charles County
Jail Webpage://

Charles County Detention Center Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Charles County Detention Center, 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 Maryland statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
6905 Crain Highway, La Plata, MD, 20646

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 301-932-3100.

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 Charles County Detention Center 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 4 nearby jails/prisons

Charles County Detention Center

6905 Crain Highway, La Plata, MD, 20646 301-932-3100

St. Mary's County Detention Center

41880 Baldridge Street, Leonardtown, MD, 20650 301-475-4200

Charles County Detention Center Annex

10435 Audie Lane, La Plata, MD, 20646 301-932-3100

La Plata Jail

101 La Grange AvenuePO Box 1038, La Plata, MD, 20646 301-934-1500

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