Womens Detention Center Information

8662 US Highway 301 North, Claxton, GA, 30417

Womens Detention Center is a medium security state prison located in city of Claxton, Evans County, GA. It houses adult female 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 Womens Detention Center including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Womens Detention Center Prison Information

Jail Name :Womens Detention Center
Jail Type :State Prison
Location:8662 US Highway 301 North, Claxton, GA, 30417
Contact Numbers:912-739-0716
Postal Code:30417
State :Georgia
County:Evans County
Jail Webpage://www.dcor.state.ga.us/GDC/FacilityMap/html/S_50000014.html

Womens Detention Center Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Womens Detention Center, 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
8662 US Highway 301 North, Claxton, GA, 30417

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 912-739-0716.

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 Womens Detention Center 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

Southeast Probation Detention Center

8662 US Highway 301, Claxton, GA, 30417 912-739-1911

Womens Probation Detention Center (PDC) GA

Highway 301 NorthPO Box 920, Claxton, GA, 30417 912-739-0716

Claxton Regional Youth Detention Center

3609 Bill Hodges Road, Claxton, GA, 30417 912-739-4807

Claxton Regional Youth Detention Center (RYDC)

3609 Bill Hodges Road, Claxton, GA, 30417 912-739-4807

Womens Detention Center

8662 US Highway 301 North, Claxton, GA, 30417 912-739-0716

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