Dover Jail Information

302-736-7111
400 South Queen Street, Dover, DE, 19904


Dover Jail is a low security city jail located in city of Dover, Kent County, DE. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Delaware 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 Dover Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Delaware Department of Corrections (DOC)

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

Dover Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Dover Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:400 South Queen Street, Dover, DE, 19904
Contact Numbers:302-736-7111
Capacity:
City:Dover
Postal Code:19904
State :Delaware
County:Kent County
Jail Webpage://doverpolice.org/

Dover Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Dover 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 Delaware statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
400 South Queen Street, Dover, DE, 19904

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 302-736-7111.

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 Dover 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

Morris Community Corrections Center

300 Water Street, Dover, DE, 19904 302-739-4758

Kent County Jail

555 Bay Road, Dover, DE, 19901 302-736-2161

Dover Jail

400 South Queen Street, Dover, DE, 19904 302-736-7111

Delaware Department of Corrections (DE DOC)

245 McKee Road, Dover, DE, 19904 302-739-5601

Delaware Capitol Police Detention

150 William Penn StreetPO Box 1401, Dover, DE, 19901 302-744-4380

Delaware State Police Jail

3036 Upper King Road, Dover, DE, 19904 302-697-4454

Delaware State University Police Jail

1200 North DuPont HighwayBuilding 52, Dover, DE, 19901 302-857-7911, 302-857-6290

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