Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention

Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention, TX Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: June 20, 2021
State
Texas
City
Edinburg
Postal Code
78540
County
Hidalgo County
Phone Number
956-587-6200
Location
1001 North Doolittle PO Box 267, Edinburg, TX, 78540

About Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention

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Opened since 1996, the Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention is a medium-security jail that is operated locally by the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office in Edinburg, Texas.

Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention can hold up to 96 inmates at a time and employs 63 full-time employees. There is a total of six housing units at this facility.

The Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention features an Automated Inmate Information System. This information may be accessed 24 hours a day by calling 956-587-6200. Information available using the Inmate Information System includes arrests, charges, visitation guidelines, and more.

The Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention is accredited by the State of Texas by the Bureau of Adult Division. They are one of six facilities to hold this honor.

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office

Address
711 West El Cibolo Road, Edinburg, Texas, 78541
Phone
956-383-8114
Fax
956-393-6179
Website
website

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

All inmates of the Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention may send and receive letters through the U.S. Postal Service.

Mail sent to an inmate should be addressed as follows:

Inmate's First and Last Name
1001 North Doolittle PO Box 267, Edinburg, TX, 78540

All mail sent to an inmate at the Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention must include the sender's name and mailing address in the top left corner of the envelope or postcard.

Failure to include your return address will most likely result in your mail NOT being delivered and your letter destroyed.

As far as sending photos, they should not exceed 4 inches high x 6 inches wide. Polaroid Photos and photos of weapons are prohibited.

Sending Money

You can send money to an inmate through the Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention in Texas. To begin the process, visit www.accesscorrections.com to create an account. From there, you will be prompted on how to send money to an inmate.

You can also call 1-866-394-0490 to deposit money into an inmate’s account. If you pay over the phone, you will have to pay a small fee.

Finally, you can also go into the Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention and deposit money in person.

Phone calls

Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention allows inmates to contact pre-approved friends and family members' phones by calling collect. The recipient is fully responsible for all fees for a collect call.

Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention also uses the third-party company Securus Tech to make phone calls. Go to the website, and set up an account.

To find out about Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention phone services, call 956-587-6200.

Visitation

The following are some rules regarding inmate visitation at Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention:

Each inmate is allowed one or two visits each week. Inmates with special privileges are allowed additional visits.

Only visitors on the approved visiting list are permitted to visit. Proper photo identification must be shown prior to visitation.

Loud, disruptive or inappropriate behavior by visitors, including children, is grounds for termination of the visit.

Staff have the authority to seat visitors or inmates at their discretion.

Visitors are expected to wear appropriate attire. The officer has the right to deny visiting for inappropriate attire.

Parents are responsible for the conduct and safety of their children. Disruptive behavior by children is grounds for termination of the visit.

No food, drinks, or candy is permitted in the visitation room. In addition, no cell phones or electronic devices are allowed.

All visitation is through a glass window and the inmate and visitor will be speaking to each other with a phone. One phone is to be used per inmate and visitors.

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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