Ware State Prison Information

3620 North Harris Road, Waycross, GA, 31501

Ware State Prison is a medium security state prison located in city of Waycross, Ware County, GA. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Georgia 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 Georgia Department of Corrections (DOC)

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

Ware State Prison Prison Information

Jail Name :Ware State Prison
Jail Type :State Prison
Location:3620 North Harris Road, Waycross, GA, 31501
Contact Numbers:912-285-6400
Postal Code:31501
State :Georgia
County:Ware County
Jail Webpage://www.dcor.state.ga.us/GDC/FacilityMap/html/S_50000249.html

Ware State Prison Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Ware State Prison, 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 Georgia statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
3620 North Harris Road, Waycross, GA, 31501

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 912-285-6400.

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 Ware State Prison 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 4 nearby jails/prisons

Ware State Prison

3620 North Harris Road, Waycross, GA, 31501 912-285-6400

Ware County Jail

3487 Harris Road, Waycross, GA, 31503 912-287-4323

Waycross Regional Youth Detention Center (RYDC)

3275 Harris Road, Waycross, GA, 31503-6680 912-287-6680

Waycross Jail

512 Oak StreetPO Box 176, Waycross, GA, 31501 912-287-2921

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