Visitation Update Below
RECEPTION / LOBBY INFORMATION
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED
With the exception of post cards, no drop-offs are accepted. Most items can be purchased by the inmate through their commissary account.
Pre-stamped post cards must be purchased through the Post Office.
If you need assistance from a deputy when the lobby is closed, call non-emergency dispatch at 847-3121.
If you need assistance or have questions from the jail when the lobby is closed, please call 847-3461.
As of November 2021-- We will be providing visitation ONCE A WEEK ON WEDNESDAYS ONLY! PLEASE CALL 417-847-6556 TO SET UP AN APPOINTMENT.
Any person visiting must arrive 10 minutes before the scheduled appointment time. You must provide a valid photo ID and provide it to the staff at the lobby window.
Please keep in mind that once this time is scheduled, another time cannot be scheduled for the same week. If the inmate has court, or if any other circumstances arise, this visit cannot take place and it cannot be rescheduled.
We are also phasing out phone cards, but phone time can be purchased by setting up an account at www.citytelecoin.com, or calling (318) 746-1114.
The inmates have access to call you by either voice or video, and have the ability to send text messages.
The rates for our facility are $0.35 a minute for voice calls, $0.50 a minute for video call, or $0.50 for a text message.
If you encounter any problems with the phone system or have more questions please contact CTC at (318) 746-1114, or on the web at www.citytelecoin.com.
Visitation Dress Code
Visitors are expected to dress appropriately and avoid clothing styles that are revealing or provocative.
Women must wear bras.
No see-through clothing
No clothing that exposes private body parts
No shorts or miniskirts shorter than 4 inches above the middle of the kneecap
No sleeveless shirts or tank tops
No spaghetti strings or shirts that expose the shoulder or midriff
No halter tops
No spandex or leggings
No pajamas worn as outer garments
No hoods of any kind
No bathing suits
No clothing that references obscene language, drugs, sex or violence
No bare feet
No boxer shorts
No clothing with rips, tears or revealing holes that are in areas of the body that may reveal breasts, nipples, buttocks, genital area
No pajamas or lingerie
No book bags or back packs
NOTE: The jail reserves the right to add to this listing. Always check with the visiting room employee if there are questions.