Menominee Tribal Detention Facility

US Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)

Last Updated: September 14, 2019
W3293 Wolf River Dr, Keshena, WI 54135

Menominee Tribal Jail is for US Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) offenders have not been sentenced yet and are detained here until their case is heard.

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Satellite View of Menominee Tribal Detention Facility

You can support your loved ones at Menominee Tribal Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 715-799-3592.

The Tribal Detention Facility is a 45-bed Jail and are a Bureau of Indian Affairs facility that has been contracted through the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin. Funding to support the facility comes from both entities. The Jail currently employs a staff of 16. That includes Administration, Shift Supervisors, Correctional Officers and Kitchen staff.

They provide many services for the offenders that include education, religious programming, and substance abuse and violent offender counseling. Although we try to maintain a professional standard at the facility, we also preserve a native culture for our incarcerated brothers and sisters.

As the Jail population grows, new issues arise and we must change to meet them. Our facility works in conjunction with all the other law enforcement agencies on the Reservation to provide protection to the community while still ensuring we control Jail overcrowding.

Inmate Locator

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Visitation Information

Menominee Tribal Department Facility - Visitation

Personal visits are allowed during the scheduled visitation times (Wednesdays and Sundays 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM and Saturdays 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM). All visits must be pre-registered and approved by the on-duty shift supervisor. Visitors must call and schedule the visit one day in advance. You will be permitted three 20 minute non-contact visits per week (one per visiting day). Keep in mind all visitation phones may be recorded.

Rules for Visitors during Visiting

1. You must be on an inmate’s approved visitor list to visit.
2. Visitors must be dressed appropriately. No excessively tight or revealing clothing is allowed.
3. Visitors must show picture identification when they register to visit.
4. Visitors who have been held in the facility in the last month may not visit.
5. Bringing firearms, explosives, alcoholic beverages, narcotics, or any controlled substance, other than as allowed by the Religious Freedom Act and as approved by the Jail Administrator, is a violation of Federal Law and may result in arrest.
6. A parent or legal guardian must accompany visitors under the age of 18.
7. Visitors must not leave minor children unattended in the facility or parking areas.
8. Visitors who are disruptive or who cause a disturbance will be asked to leave the facility and will be denied further access to the facility that day or maybe longer.
9. Visitors may visit only the inmate specified; visitors found visiting with other inmates will be asked to leave the facility.
10. Visitors may not give or take anything from an inmate. If you want to give something to an inmate, ask the person who checks you into the facility how this can be done.
11. Visitors will go directly to the place designated for their visit.
12. Visits may be denied in the following circumstances:

If for any reason visitation is cancelled and there is enough time, The Shift Supervisor will notify all visitors by telephone of the cancellation.

13. There is no smoking while in the facility.
14. There is no food or beverages allowed in the facility while visiting.
15. Violation of visiting rules, regulations, or procedures may result in being removed from the facility and being denied visiting privileges.

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