Adams County MS Jail

County Jail

Last Updated: March 07, 2024
306 State St, Natchez, MS 39120

Adams Co JAil is for County Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for County - medium facility.

The phone carrier is NCIC Inmate Telephone Services, to see their rates and best-calling plans for your inmate to call you.

If you are seeking to send your inmate money for commissary, one recommended for this facility is AccessCorrections. There is a fee for sending money, see their rates and limitations.

If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

Satellite View of Adams County MS Jail

You can support your loved ones at Adams Co JAil on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 601-442-2752.

When someone you care about gets locked up, it's tough to figure out all the ins and outs of jail life. From sending mail to visiting, there are a lot of things to sort out. And getting info about the arrest? Not always easy. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get a handle on how things work here so that you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Adams Co JAil is a detention center located at 306 State St Natchez, MS which is operated locally by the Adams County Sheriff's Office and holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates are here for less than two years. Adams County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Natchez Police Department, and the US Marshal's Service.

New detainees arrive at the jail regularly, with some being released on bail, placed under pretrial services caseloads, supervised by probation agencies, or released on recognizance with a court appearance agreement. Those who are not released await their court appearances at the jail, receiving accommodations including bedding and meals. You can see all the arrest records for Mississippi here.

The Adams County Jail, situated at 306 State Street, maintains an average daily population of 90 individuals. Ensuring jail security is a top priority for the Sheriff’s Office, with correctional officers mandated to complete 120 hours of training at the Southwest Mississippi Training Defense Academy on Foster Mound Road. This training covers self-defense, CPR, first-aid, OC Spray, and JPX certification, supplemented by a state-certified curriculum.

The facility comprises wings for male and female inmates, while juveniles are housed separately. Church services are available to all inmates through the ministerial program, and any drug, alcohol, or anger management meetings are typically court-ordered. Inmates participate in daily operations, assisting with food service, cleaning, vehicle detailing, and litter detail.

A Nurse Practitioner is employed at the jail, available Monday to Friday and on-call 24/7. All inmate medication requires approval from the healthcare provider before administration. Family members must provide current medication in its original bottle, with expired medication discarded.

Additionally, the Adams County Adult Detention Center now boasts a full-time transport deputy responsible for transporting inmates to and from medical, court, or other appointments.

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in Mississippi. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Adams County MS Jail.

The second section features the InmateAid Inmate Search tool, providing a user-generated database of inmates. You can access this resource to utilize any of InmateAid's services. If you require assistance in creating an inmate profile to maintain communication, please contact us at, and we'll gladly help you locate your loved one.

As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason, they charge to access it.

Visitation Information

Adams County Jail has a non-contact visitation. Please contact The Adams County Jail 601-442-4199 for inmate’s specific dates and times. Inmates are allowed visitation once a month scheduled by the jail administrator. If you are visiting an offender at the Jail, electronic devices are NOT allowed. Examples are: cameras, cellphones, iPads or any device that records, rings, sings, beeps, plays music, flashes pictures, etc. If any electronic device is discovered in the possession of a visitor inside the visiting area they will be asked to leave, and the infraction will result in a cancellation of the visit. The visitor will also be removed from the assigned visitor’s list, up to suspension of all future visits for the offender!

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