Poynette Police Jail Information

106 S Main Street, Poynette, WI, 53955

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

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

Poynette Police Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Poynette Police Jail
Jail Type :Police Department Jail
Location:106 S Main Street, Poynette, WI, 53955
Contact Numbers:608-635-2588
Postal Code:53955
State :Wisconsin
County:Columbia County
Jail Webpage:

Poynette Police Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Poynette Police 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 Wisconsin statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
106 S Main Street, Poynette, WI, 53955

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 608-635-2588.

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 Poynette Police 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 9 nearby jails/prisons

Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - Oxford Medium

County Road & Elk Avenue, Oxford, WI, 53952 608-584-5511

New Lisbon Correctional Institution

2000 Progress RoadPO Box 2000, New Lisbon, WI, 53950-2000 608-562-6400

FCI - Oxford Satellite Prison Camp - Minimum

County Road & Elk Avenue, Oxford, WI, 53952 608-584-5511

Poynette Police Jail

106 S Main Street, Poynette, WI, 53955 608-635-2588

Randolph Police Jail

136 W Stroud Street, Randolph, WI, 53956 920-326-4620

Reedsburg Police Jail

200 S Park Street, Reedsburg, WI, 53959 608-524-2376

Rio Police Jail

207 Lincoln Avenue, Rio, WI, 53960 920-992-5454

New Lisbon Police Jail

218 E Bridge Street, New Lisbon, WI, 53950 608-562-3333

Oxford Police Jail

129 S Franklin Street, Oxford, WI, 53952 608-586-4428

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