Calcasieu Sheriff's Prison and Women's Annex

County Jail

Last Updated: March 28, 2024
5300 E Broad St, Lake Charles,, LA 70615
Calcasieu Parish
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 2017, Lake Charles, LA 70602

Calcasieu Prison 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.

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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 Calcasieu Sheriff's Prison and Women's Annex

You can support your loved ones at Calcasieu Prison on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 337-491-1300.

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 at Calcasieu Sheriff's Prison and Women's Annex so you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Calcasieu Prison is a detention center located at 5300 E Broad St Lake Charles,, LA which is operated locally by the Calcasieu Parish 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. Calcasieu Parish County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Lake Charles, 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 Louisiana here.

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Prison, in conjunction with its Women's Annex, represents a pivotal component of the Corrections Division within the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office. As integral facets of the justice system, these facilities were meticulously constructed to fulfill the critical role of providing detention, operational, and related services essential for societal protection. Serving as both a deterrent to crime and a guiding force for incarcerated individuals, the Sheriff's Prison and Women's Annex contribute significantly to maintaining public safety and facilitating rehabilitation.

These detention facilities, including the Women's Annex, play a vital role in the local community by offering a range of services tailored to address the diverse needs of offenders. From education and informational support to reparative programs, the Corrections Division is dedicated to promoting positive outcomes for both offenders and society at large. Additionally, the facilities extend logistical support to the Criminal Justice System, encompassing the housing and supervision of offenders, sentencing guidance, and intelligence provision to aid in informed decision-making processes.

Within the Sheriff's Prison and Women's Annex, various departments collaborate to ensure efficient operations and comprehensive care for incarcerated individuals. The Health Services Unit, overseen by the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, is responsible for managing offender healthcare, including medical, dental, mental health, and substance abuse services. Moreover, the Prison Ministry department facilitates opportunities for individuals to practice their religious beliefs within the confines of security measures and rehabilitative goals.

Departments such as the Records Department and Human Resources Department play integral roles in managing offender information, administering sentences, and providing personnel support. The Women's Correctional Services department, recognizing the unique needs of female offenders, implements gender-responsive programs aimed at rehabilitation and successful reintegration into society. Furthermore, the provision of offender education services underscores the commitment to enhancing the academic, vocational, and social skills of incarcerated individuals, thereby promoting their successful reintegration into the community upon release.

Through these concerted efforts, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Prison and Women's Annex remain steadfast in their mission to uphold public safety, facilitate rehabilitation, and foster positive outcomes for both offenders and the broader community.

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in Louisiana. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Calcasieu Sheriff's Prison and Women's Annex.

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

Visitation is a privilege given to an inmate as first come/first serve based on the visitation schedule. Conflicts or classification issues between inmates may also prohibit two specific inmates from receiving visits at the same time. Please use the schedule to help identify and discuss convenient times for the inmate to request.

Regular Visitation | Calcasieu Sheriff's Prison

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday 9:00 AM ▬ ▬ ▬ 1:30 PM ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ 2:30 PM ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ 7:00 PM ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ 8:00 PM ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ 9:00 PM ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬

Regular Visitation | Calcasieu Correctional Center

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday 9:00 AM 1:30 PM ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ 2:30 PM ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ 7:00 PM ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ 8:00 PM ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ ▬ 9:00 PM ▬

Trusty Visitation | Calcasieu Sheriff's Prison & Correctional Center

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday 9:00 AM ▬ ▬ 11:30 AM ▬ ▬ 1:00 PM ▬ ▬ 2:15 PM ▬ ▬ 3:30 PM ▬ ▬

Ask The Inmate

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