Franklin County Jail

Franklin County Jail, TX Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: August 12, 2021
State
Texas
City
Mt Vernon
Postal Code
75457
County
Franklin County
Phone Number
903-537-4539
Location
208 Texas Highway 37, Mt Vernon, TX, 75457

About Franklin County Jail

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The Franklin County Jail was constructed in 1978. When the Franklin County Jail was constructed it was under Sheriff L. Ray Patterson’s careful watch.

Throughout the years, the Franklin County Jail expanded and expanded again. As of today, Franklin County Jail can comfortably hold 112 inmates.

The Franklin County Jail employs around 50 people. Most of these people are correctional officers that ensures that Franklin County Jail runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible.

Franklin County Sheriffs Department / Franklin County Jail

Address
208 Texas 37, Mount Vernon, Texas, 75457
Phone
903-537-4539
Website
website

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can receive letters, while they are in the Franklin County Jail. But you should refrain from your letters having any of the following subject matters:

  • Physical Violence

  • Gruesome Subject Matter

  • Sexual Acts

  • Sexually Explicit Images

If your letter has any of the following, it will be discarded, and the inmate will not be given it.

You should address your envelope according to the following:

Inmate Name

Franklin County Jail

208 Texas Highway 37, Mt Vernon, TX, 75457

Inmates may also receive soft-sided Bibles. The only catch for sending a Bible to the Franklin County Jail is they will need to be sent to the facility from the supplier and/or publisher.

Inmates can also receive tennis shoes as well, but just like the Bibles, they will need to be sent to the Franklin County Jail from the supplier and/or publisher.

All other packages and items will need to be approved by the Jail Administration prior to you sending them.

Sending Money

The Franklin County Jail has made it easier than ever for you to deposit money into an inmate's account.

First off, if you live local to the Franklin County Jail, you can drop off a money order or cashier's check. The Franklin County Jail does not accept cash.

If you do not live local to the Franklin County Jail, you can mail the money order or cashier’s check to the following address:

Inmate Name

Franklin County Jail

208 Texas Highway 37, Mt Vernon, TX, 75457

If you are tech-savvy, you can deposit funds using JailATM.com. If you opt-in to use Jail ATM you should be aware that there is a service fee.

Phone calls

Inmates do not have many privileges in the Franklin County Jail, but one of their main ones is being able to use the telephone to call home.

All calls will be collected. All calls will be limited to 15 minutes. All calls will be recorded and monitored.

Visitation

Inmates will be permitted two non-contact visits per calendar week. Visits will not be less than 20 minutes. The Franklin County Jail uses this following visitation schedule

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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