Wapello County Jail

Wapello County Jail, IA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: February 27, 2021
State
Iowa
City
Ottumwa
Postal Code
52501
County
Wapello County
Phone Number
641-684-4350
Location
330 West 2nd Street, Ottumwa, IA, 52501

About Wapello County Jail

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The Wapello County Jail serves all of Wapello County, Iowa.

The Wapello County Jail is not like many other county facilities throughout the United States.

The Wapello County Jail is a smaller facility. The Wapello County Jail can only house up to 129 female and male offenders. The Wapello County Jail on a typical day will average about 129 inmates.

The Wapello County Jail is classified as a medium-security county facility. The Wapello County Jail will only house those adults who are over the age of 18.

Wapello County Sheriffs Department / Wapello County Jail

Address
330 West 2nd Street, Ottumwa, Iowa, 52501
Phone
641-684-4350

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

The Wapello County Jail approves the following items to be sent to inmates:

  • Letters

  • New Paperback books

  • Magazines

  • Photos

  • Newspapers

All items will need to have the inmate’s information on them and be mailed by USPS.

Sending Money

You are only allowed to mail an inmate a money order by using USPS. No cash.

Phone calls

If you do not have a mobile line and would like to receive calls from the inmates in the Wapello County Jail, you will be happy to know they don’t just do collect calls anymore. They also use Paytel.

Paytel is a third-party service that contracts with the Wapello County Jail. You can choose a plan you would like when you create your account.

Keep in the back of your mind that if there is no money in the phone account, the inmate will not be able to call you using the Paytel service. They will have to call you collect.

Visitation

Visitation is held on Thursdays at the Wapello County Jail.

Visitation will be held during two set times on Thursday. The first time being 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. The second time being 7 pm to 9 pm.

You should note that the inmates in the Wapello County Jail will only be allowed to have one visit every week.

Everyone in your party will need to have a photo identification card prior to being allowed in the visitation area. If you are bringing someone under the age of 18, they will need to be brought with their legal guardian and stay with the party the entire time.

Visiting 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

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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