Wright County Jail

Wright County Jail, IA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: September 15, 2022
State
Iowa
City
Clarion
Postal Code
50525
County
Wright County
Phone Number
515-602-6152
Location
719 2nd Street Southwest, Clarion, IA, 50525

About Wright County Jail

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The Wright County Jail is a medium-security detention center located in Clarion, Iowa and was built in 1993. This county jail is operated locally by the Wright County Sheriff’s Office and holds inmates who are awaiting trial or sentencing.

The mission of the Wright County Sheriff’s Office is to “ensure fair and equal administration of the law, preserving public safety and doing so with professionalism and unity of purpose, while being good stewards of the public’s trust.”

Wright County Jail houses 16 inmates daily, and employs one captain, one lieutenant, seven sergeants, 28 detention officers, and one medical personnel.

Inmates in the Wright County Jail are offered a variety of programs, including substance abuse and religious programs. The goal of these inmates is to leave in better shape than they arrived and to be equipped to live a productive life in society.

All inmates in custody of Wright County Jail have three meals a day, recreation time, and medical care.

Wright County Sheriffs Office

Address
719 2nd Street Southwest, Clarion, Iowa, 50525
Phone
515-602-6152
Fax
515-532-2189

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

All inmates of the Wright County Jail may send and receive postcards only through the U.S. Postal Service.

Mail sent to an inmate should be addressed as follows:

Inmate's Name

719 2nd Street Southwest, Clarion, IA, 50525

A return address and full name is required for all mail sent to the facility. If no name or return address is present, the mail will be discarded.

Inmates may receive paperback books; however, they must be brand new and sent from the publisher or bookstore where the book was purchased. Materials of a sexual or violent nature are not permitted and will be returned to sender.

Sending Money

Wright County Jail contracts with TurnKey Corrections to provide its inmates with commissary needs. You can deposit money for an inmate’s account one of three ways:

Use the kiosk in the jail’s lobby. You can use cash or credit cards.

Go online to visit www.inmatecanteen.com and make an account. You can use a credit card to deposit money.

Mail-in a money order using the following address:

Wright County Jail, Inmate Accounts

719 2nd Street Southwest, Clarion, IA, 50525

Phone calls

Wright County Jail uses the third-party company, Encartele, to provide phone services. If you want to communicate via phone with an inmate at Wright County Jail, you will need to make an account with this company using this website

Visitation

Inmates are allowed one 15-minute visit on their visitation day. Three visitors are allowed for each inmate at one tie. A valid ID is required from each visitor. Visitation is a first-come, first basis.

Visitation hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM to 9 PM and on Saturdays and Sundays from 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM.

All visits are non-contact and through a glass window. The inmate and visitor will speak through a phone. All visits are monitored by staff.

The Wright County Jail staff will turn anyone away who is not dressed appropriately for visitation.

The following clothing is inappropriate for visitation:


Any clothing that is too revealing
see-through material
Any undergarments that are showing

Shorts and skirts that are above the mid-thigh

Clothing promoting gang affiliation
Anything displaying drugs, weapons or profanity
Clothing depicting anything obscene

Call 515-602-6152 to ask specific questions about the Wright County Jail Visitation Dress Code guidelines or click here for complete instructions.

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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