Salem Police Jail Information

500 North Jackson, Salem, MO, 65560

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

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

Salem Police Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Salem Police Jail
Jail Type :Police Department Jail
Location:500 North Jackson, Salem, MO, 65560
Contact Numbers:573-729-4242
Postal Code:65560
State :Missouri
County:Dent County
Jail Webpage://

Salem Police Jail Inmate Search

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

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
500 North Jackson, Salem, MO, 65560

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 573-729-4242.

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 Salem 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 5 nearby jails/prisons

Crawford County Jail

212 Third StreetPO Box BE, Steelville, MO, 65565 573-775-2125

Dent County Jail

112 East 5th Street, Salem, MO, 65560 573-729-3241, 573-729-6156

City of St. James Police Jail

200 North Bourbeuse Street, St. James, MO, 65559 573-265-7012

Salem Police Jail

500 North Jackson, Salem, MO, 65560 573-729-4242

Richland Police Jail

201 South ChestnutPO Box 798, Richland, MO, 65556 573-765-4144

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