Norfolk Jail Information

811 East City Hall Avenue, Norfolk, VA, 23510

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

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

Norfolk Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Norfolk Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:811 East City Hall Avenue, Norfolk, VA, 23510
Contact Numbers:757-664-7589
Postal Code:23510
State :Virginia
County:Norfolk City County
Jail Webpage://

Norfolk Jail Inmate Search

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

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
811 East City Hall Avenue, Norfolk, VA, 23510

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 757-664-7589.

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 Norfolk 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 5 nearby jails/prisons

Norfolk Jail

811 East City Hall Avenue, Norfolk, VA, 23510 757-664-7589

Naval Brig - Norflok

8251 Ingersol Street, Norfolk, VA, 23511 757-444-5511, 757-444-5512

Norfolk Police Jail

100 Brooke Ave., Norfolk, VA, 23510 757-441-5610

Old Dominion Police Jail

4516 Monarch Way, Norfolk, VA, 23508 757-683-4003

Virginia Port Authority Police Jail

7737 Hampton Blvd., Norfolk, VA, 23505 757-683-2190

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