Wadena County Jail Information

415 South Jefferson Street, Wadena, MN, 56482

Wadena County Jail is a medium security county jail located in city of Wadena, Wadena County, MN. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Minnesota state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Minnesota Department of Corrections (DOC)

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

Wadena County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Wadena County Jail
Jail Type :County Jail
Location:415 South Jefferson Street, Wadena, MN, 56482
Contact Numbers:218-631-7600
Postal Code:56482
State :Minnesota
County:Wadena County
Jail Webpage://www.co.wadena.mn.us/155/Sheriff

Wadena County Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Wadena County 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 Minnesota statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
415 South Jefferson Street, Wadena, MN, 56482

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 218-631-7600.

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 Wadena County 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 6 nearby jails/prisons

Cass County Jail

303 Minnesota Avenue WestPO Box 1119, Walker, MN, 56484 218-547-7361, 218-547-2441

Wadena County Jail

415 South Jefferson Street, Wadena, MN, 56482 218-631-7600

Sebeka Police Detention

213 Minnesota Avenue West, Sebeka, MN, 56477 218-837-5911

Staples Police Jail

301 2nd Avenue NE, Staples, MN, 56479 218-894-1841

Wadena Police Jail

121 Colfax Avenue SE, Wadena, MN, 56482 218-631-7700

Walker Police Jail

205 Minnesota AvenuePO Box 207, Walker, MN, 56484 218-547-5507

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