Forest Heights Police Detention Information

5508 Arapahoe Drive, Forest Heights, MD, 20745

Forest Heights Police Detention is a low security police department jail located in city of Forest Heights, Prince George's County, MD. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Maryland 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 Forest Heights Police Detention are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Maryland Department of Corrections (DPSCS)

Below we have given information about the Forest Heights Police Detention including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Forest Heights Police Detention Prison Information

Jail Name :Forest Heights Police Detention
Jail Type :Police Department Jail
Location:5508 Arapahoe Drive, Forest Heights, MD, 20745
Contact Numbers:301-839-4040
City:Forest Heights
Postal Code:20745
State :Maryland
County:Prince George's County
Jail Webpage://

Forest Heights Police Detention Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Forest Heights Police Detention, 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
5508 Arapahoe Drive, Forest Heights, MD, 20745

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 301-839-4040.

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 Forest Heights Police Detention 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

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